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Dr Katherine Uylangco

QUT Business School,
Economics and Finance


Dr Katherine Uylangco
Senior Lecturer
QUT Business School,
Economics and Finance
Discipline *
Banking, Finance and Investment
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Doctor of Philosophy (Finance) (University of Newcastle)

Professional memberships
and associations

Member of Financial Resesarch Network (FIRN), website: http://www.firn.org.au/

Member of Accounting and Finance Association Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ), website: http://www.afaanz.org/

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Academic Experience

Prior to working for QUT, Katherine received her PhD from the University of Newcastle and then continued to work as a lecturer at the University of Newcastle for approximately 5 years.

Industry Experience

Prior to studying for her PhD, Katherine worked in Financial Intelligence for the Attorney General’s Department, Australian Customs Services and AUSTRAC. She has also been employed as a forecaster for economic consultancy Econtech, and prior to that she worked in asset consulting with Towers Perrin. Katherine also has experience working in funds management with BT Funds Management.

Research Interests

Current research topics include:

  • Issues in director trading
  • Non-parametric techniques in asset pricing
  • Prediction markets
  • Regime switching and forecast models
  • Value-at-Risk
  • Derivative pricing
  • Market Efficiency
This information has been contributed by Dr Katherine Uylangco.


Current Teaching:

Data Analysis, Financial Management and Investments

Previous Teaching:

Corporate Finance, Advanced Managerial Finance, International Finance, Derivatives and Risk Management, Foundations of Business Analysis (Business Statistics), Financial Markets and Institutions

This information has been contributed by Dr Katherine Uylangco.


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.


Completed supervisions (Doctorate)