Haofeng Xu

Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Accounting and Finance

Loughborough University

Research interests: Financial Technology, Big Data Analytics, Textual Analysis

Email: h.xu@lboro.ac.uk

Official Site


"Board Tenure Diversity, Culture and Firm Risk: Cross-Country Evidence" (2021), with Jiao Ji, Hongfeng Peng, and Hanwen Sun, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Volume 70, 101276, ISSN 1042-4431.

Selected Working Papers:

"Legal Enforcement and FinTech Credit: International Evidence", with Jiao Ji, Hongfeng Peng, and Hanwen Sun. (R&R)

Presentation: 6th Young Finance Scholars Conference, Brighton, UK; 1st WPGRC, Cardiff, UK; Swansea University Accounting and Finance Department Seminar, Swansea, UK.

"Crowdsourced Reviews and FinTech Lending Platforms"

Presentation: EAA 2022; EFMA 2022.


Current teaching:

International Financial Management (Postgraduate), Multinational Financial Management (Year 3)

Previous teaching:

Advances in Machine Learning in Finance (Postgraduate), International Finance for Business (Postgraduate), Risk Management (Postgraduate), Financial Derivatives and Risk Management (Year 3), Microeconomics (Foundation and Pre-Master), Macroeconomics (Pre-Master), Statistics for Social Sciences (Foundation), Statistics for Economics (Year 1), Statistics for Accounting and Finance (Year 1), and Statistical Modelling (Year 2)