Taisiya Sikorskaya is a PhD Candidate in Finance at London Business School. Her research focuses on how intermediaries affect asset prices. Specifically, her current work explores the implications of compensation contracts in asset management, retail trading in options, and primary markets of exchange-traded funds. She has published in the Review of Financial Studies. Prior to starting her PhD at London Business School, Taisiya worked in Asset Management in Switzerland and the UK. She completed her MA in Quantitative Economics and Finance at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) and MSc in Operations Research at Chelyabinsk State University (Russia).
Research interests: Asset Pricing, Financial Intermediaries, Asset Management.