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    Muhammad is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Finance at Aston Business School, Department of Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship. He is an experienced academic and researcher specializing in Investments, Asset Pricing and Corporate Finance. His PhD researched focused on differential beta portfolios, firm opacity, and asset pricing in the UK.  He is research active and has published his research in reputed international journals.


    Contact Details

    Email: [email protected]

    Room: SW909B

    Research Interests

    • Asset Pricing Theory
    • Market Efficiency
    • Islamic Finance & Investments
    • Corporate Governance

    Membership of Professional Bodies

    • CFA Institute, USA - CFA Charter holder member
    • Charered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI), UK - Chartered MCSI
    • Professional Risk Managers' International Association (PRMIA), USA - Member
    • Advanced HE, UK - Fellowship

    Teaching Activity

    • Investment Banking
    • Fixed Income Securities
    • Private Equity and Venture Capital
    • Business Finance

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • SDG 13 - Climate Action

    Education/Academic qualification

    PhD, Differential Beta Portfolios, Firm Opacity and Asset Pricing in the UK Stock Market, Cardiff Metropolitan University


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