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Andreas Park

Associate Professor of Finance, University of Toronto, Institute of Management and Innovation, Rotman School of Management

Andreas Park is an Associate Professor of finance at the University of Toronto, where he has been a faculty member since 2003. He is a member of the Department of Management at the University of Toronto Mississauga, and he is cross-appointed at the Rotman School of Management and the Institute of Management and Innovation. Andreas works on a number of theoretical and empirical research projects on the economic impact of technological transformations such as high frequency and dark trading in Canadian equity markets and the impact of the market design of trading when securities are on the blockchain.

His work has been published in such top journals in economics and finance as Econometrica, the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. He has received and has been an affiliate of a number of research grants from the Economic and Social Research Council in the U.K., the Social Sciences and Humanities Higher Research Council in Canada, and the Global Risk Institute.

Andreas has served as co-director of the Master of Financial Economics program at the University of Toronto, he is the Associate Chair of the department of management at UTM, and he teaches courses on FinTech, market microstructure, trading, investments, asset pricing, and corporate finance. He currently serves a two-year term on the Ontario Security Commission’s Market Structure Advisory Committee, he is a pro-bono consultant for the Investment Regulatory Organization of Canada, and he is a founding member of the Rotman School of Management’s Financial Innovation Hub.

Andreas' Sessions

Blockchain and Building the Future of Information Management and Sharing

Since debuting in 2008 in the form of bitcoin cryptocurrency, blockchain technology has moved beyond the financial sector and promises to upend the way all data is stored and exchanged. Join a panel of experts from the publishing industry and beyond for an overview of the technology and a panel discussion to explore the opportunities […]
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