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Prof.
Alexandre Ziegler
SFI Faculty Member (since June 2006)
University of Zurich

Alexandre.Ziegler@sfi-research.ch
+41 44 634 27 32

Alexandre Ziegler is Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Zurich and has been an SFI faculty member since June 2006. He obtained his PhD in finance from the University of St. Gallen. Prof. Ziegler is a regular speaker at leading academic conferences in finance and his papers have been published in top finance journals.

Research Interests
His main research areas are asset pricing and corporate finance.

Recent Research
In one of his recent co-authored research projects, Prof. Ziegler investigates the effects of Swiss banking secrecy on the stock market. More specifically, the researchers look at the value of banking secrecy for two universal Swiss banks and two private Swiss banks. They find that the value of banking secrecy to private banks is large, accounting for at least 10% of their market value, whereas banking secrecy appears to account for only a very small fraction of the market value of universal banks.






Event


01.06.2015
SFI Public Lecture with Nobel Prize Winner Prof. Thomas J. Sargent, Zurich
Topic: The US then, Europe now

04.06.2015
SFI Lunch & Learn Informationsveranstaltung, Zürich  

10.06.2015
SFI - SRA Event with David Cole, Zurich
Topic: Risk Culture. A Continuing Journey.

25.06.2015
SFI - ETH Lunch Seminar with Prof. Andrew W. Lo, Zurich
Topic: Evolutionary Foundations of Economic Behavior, Bounded Rationality, and Intelligence

25.06.2015
SFI Evening Seminar with Prof. Andrew W. Lo, Zurich
Topic: Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer? New Approaches to Funding Biomedical Innovation.

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Press releases

20.04.2015

Swiss Finance Institute and zeb.rolfes.schierenbeck.associates launch the first Swiss Asset Management Survey.
Pressemitteilung
Press Release


15.04.2015
Swiss Finance Institute publishes its second White Paper on "Will investment banking survive? Regulatory changes and technological advances are altering the investment banking landscape" written by SFI Prof. Semyon Malamud.
English version, German version, French version, Italian version


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SFI in the news

NZZ: "Hohe Risiken einer grossen SNB-Bilanz"
Agefi: "Les taux négatifs aident à affaiblir le franc"
Articles about Jean-Pierre Danthine's speech on "Swiss monetary policy facts... and fiction" at the SFI Evening Seminar (20.05.2015)


Privat: "Und wenn sich Herr Draghi irrt?"
Article by SFI Adjunct Prof. Erwin Heri on the European Central Bank expansionist monetary policy (16.05.2015)


Finanz und Wirtschaft: "Digitales Swiss Banking"
Article by SFI Adjunct Prof. Teodoro Cocca on social media and Fintech and whether they will revolutionize banking (29.04.2015)


NZZ: "Dominante Rolle von CS, UBS und ZKB"
Article on SFI Prof. Semyon Malamud's white paper on "The Future of Investment Banking"  (17.04.2015)





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