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Trading places: diversity is coming to the trading floor

Shekhar Karia, Cambridge EMBA 2019 alumnus, uses his Individual Project as a drive for inclusivity in the financial sector where the workforce is less than diverse. When think of 'the trading floor' we picture lots of screens with flashing numbers…

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Bloomberg: Carry on like nothing really matters. Until it does

A study that looks at a century of carry trading co-authored by Dr David Chambers, Reader in Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, is featured in Bloomberg. The study found that “a strategy of borrowing in low-yielding currencies and parking…

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Investing from the gut

'Gut feelings' help make more successful financial traders. Financial traders are better at reading their 'gut feelings' than the general population - and the better they are at this ability, the more successful they are as traders, according to new…

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New limits to arbitrage

The structure of institutional stock ownership - not just the per cent of total institutional ownership - is important in understanding how limits to arbitrage prevent investors from adjusting prices to their efficient values, says study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business…

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Science Daily: Stress hormones in financial traders may trigger ‘risk aversion’, contribute to market crises

SD covers research on the stress hormone cortisol by Dr John Coates and Dr Ben Hardy from CJBS with colleagues from other institutions. Read the full article []…

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