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Bill Fung

PhD (London) PhD (Manchester)
Visiting Research Professor of Finance

Subject area:


'Hedge Funds: Performance, Risk and Capital Formation' (with D Hsieh, N Naik, and T Ramadorai, Journal of Finance, (2008); 'Hedge Fund Replication strategies: implications for investors and regulators' (with D Hsieh), The Banque de France Financial Stability Review’s Special Issue on Hedge Funds’, (2007); 'Hedge Funds: An Industry in its Adolescence', (with D Hsieh), Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (2006); ‘Hedge Fund Benchmarks: A Risk-Based Approach’ (with D. Hsieh), Financial Analysts Journal (2004); ‘The Risk in Hedge Fund Strategies: Theory and Evidence from Trend Followers’ (with D Hsieh).

Research interest

Hedge funds; trading strategies; wealth management; and market microstructure theory.

Other activities

Chairman, Board of Directors, Maple Financial Group, Toronto, Canada; Member of the Index Committee, Liquid Alternative Betas, Credit Suisse; and Chairman of the Research Committee, Research Foundation, CFA Institute.


Visiting Research Fellow, London School of Economics and Manchester Business School; Associate Professor of Finance, Rutgers; Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance, New York University.

Contact Details

Email: bfung@london.edu

tel: +44 (0)20 7000 8224
fax: +44 (0)20 7000 7001

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