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Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF)

Wednesday, 20 May, 2020 - 14:30 to 17:00
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The CERF Cavalcade aims to give you a glimpse of the research that is currently sponsored by CERF. The cavalcade consists of a procession of six speakers. Each speaker has only twelve minutes to present his or her work, turning the cavalcade into a dynamic event that should keep you engaged from beginning to end.

Registration will be required to join the event online. Details will follow. If you have any queries please contact

Provisional Programme

Speakers :


Xinrui (Cindy) Zehng (CERF Scholar) - Determinants on ETF Launching Decisions 

Pedro Saffi (Former CERF Fellow) - Raging Bulls vs Big Bears: Hedge Fund Activism and the Disclosure of Large Short Sales 

Scott Guernsey (CERF Research Associate) - Selection bias in corporate governance: Evidence from business combination laws 

Bang Dang Nguyen (CERF Fellow) - The real impact of social networks 

Elisa Faraglia (CERF Fellow) - Union Debt Management

Oliver Linton (Cambridge INET – CERF Grant Recipient) - A remedy for microstructure noise