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Professor Alex Frino 

Visiting Professor

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Professor Alex Frino is Visiting Professor within Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton.


Professor Alex Frino is Dean of, and Professor of Management (Finance) at, the Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Australia.

Professor Frino holds a Masters Degree in Finance from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in Finance from the University of Sydney. His research specialisation is security market microstructure and he has published almost one hundred articles in scholarly journals including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Portfolio Management and Journal of Futures Markets. He has attracted over $5 million in Australian Research Council funding and leads a successful Cooperative Research Centre funding bid valued at over $100 million. In 2005, Professor Frino received the 2005 Fulbright Senior Scholar Award in recognition of his research achievements.

Professor Frino specialises in teaching corporate finance and derivatives, and is the lead author of a widely used finance textbook entitled An Introduction to Corporate Finance which is currently in its fourth edition.

Professor Frino has held visiting positions with Credit Suisse First Boston, Sydney Futures Exchange, Australian Securities Exchange and Commodity Futures Trading Commission in the USA. He has also held visiting professorial and research positions at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, Cambridge University, England, Universita' Federico II, Italy and Georgetown University, USA. Professor Frino currently serves on the editorial boards of the Pacific Basin Finance Journal and Review of Futures Markets. He is on the Board of Directors of the Financial Management Association of Australia Limited (FMAA), Asian Finance Association and Wollongong Anglican Residential College Limited. He also serves on the Disciplinary Tribunal of the Australian Securities Exchange.


Professor Alex Frino
Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
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