LBS logo London experience. World impact.

Search for faculty

Peter Feldhütter

Assistant Professor of Finance

BA (Copenhagen), PhD (Copenhagen)

Dr Peter Feldhütter is an award-winning researcher. He teaches the elective course: Derivatives, in his role as Assistant Professor of Finance at London Business School.

He has received several awards for research, including the prestigious Best Paper in Quantitative Investments Award at the Western Finance Association’s annual meeting.

Dr Feldhütter’s research is focused on how prices in fixed income markets are affected by illiquidity, credit risk, and supply/demand imbalances. Recently, he has published several studies on the illiquidity of the U.S. corporate bond market.

His work has been published in several journals, including the Review of Financial Studies and the Journal of Financial Economics. His work has been quoted in the Financial Times and New York Times.


  • E203 Elective Course in Derivatives (Streams A & B)

London Business Experience and London Finance Experience

  • MiM Core Course in Finance (Streams A,B,C)

Awards and Honours

  • Nykredit Talented Researcher Award, 2011.

  • NYSE Student Travel Grant, Western Finance Association, 2007.

  • WHU Finance Award, Campus for Finance, 2007.

  • Society of Quantitative Analysts Award for Best Paper in Quantitative Investments, Western Finance Association, 2006.

  • Q Group’s Jack Treynor Prize Winner, 2015.

  • Outstanding Paper Award, Wharton’s Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Research, 2014.

  • Best Paper Award, World Finance Conference, 2013.

Research Interests

  • Asset pricing
  • Credit risk
  • Fixed income
  • Liquidity risk