In-depth Markets

On Apr 5th 2019, the AMF’s Scientific Advisory Board dedicated its meeting to market finance

Published on July 15, 2019

Boris Vallée (Harvard Business School) presented a working paper on the optimal design of crowdfunding platforms. The authors of the research aimed at understanding why LendingClub suddenly decided to reduce the quantity of information on borrowers that it made available to investors. Following B.Vallée’s presentation, Patrice Poncet (Essec Business School) presented a capital asset pricing model (CAPM) accounting for a political risk factor.

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EMIR Refit: the AMF updates the notification forms on its website

Published on June 24, 2019

EMIR Refit has been adopted by the European Parliament on April 18 2019 and published in the OJUE on May 28 2019. This regulation will enter into application progressively as of June 17 2019.

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The AMF’s Scientific Advisory Board dedicated a session to market microstructure on Jan 18th 2019

Published on April 17, 2019

Selma Boussetta (Bordeaux University, winner of the 2018 AMF Young researcher award) presented her ongoing research on the role of pre-opening mechanisms in fragmented markets – a joint study with Laurence Lescourret (ESSEC) and Sophie Moinas (TSE). Moreover, Charles-Albert Lehalle (Capital Fund Management and Imperial College) presented a summary of his recent works on transaction costs and their impact on investors.

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