Antonio Figueiredo earned his Ph.D. at Florida International University and has more than ten years of experience in the investment research and investment management industry.
He has held positions in equity research and global portfolio management in New York with a focus in fundamental and quantitative investment approach.
During his tenure in the investment industry, Mr. Figueiredo became a CFA Charterholder.
He also holds an MBA from New York University and a B.S. degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Kansas. His academic research interests include international finance, risk management, and microstructure.
Order Book Characteristics and Stock Price Pinning on Options Expiration, Global Finance Conference, 2018, Paris, France
Order Book Characteristics and Stock Price Pinning on Options Expirations, FMA Annual Meeting, 2017, Boston, MA
Firm Accruals and US Stock Market Volatility, Global Finance Conference, 2017, Hempstead, NY
Stock Order Placement Strategies Around Options Expiration, Brown bag presentation at USF, 2017, Tampa, FL
Stock Order Placement Strategies Around Options Expiration, Brown bag presentation at UM, 2017, Coral Gables, FL
From Currency Volatilities to Global Equity Correlations, Eastern Finance Conference 2016, Baltimore, MD
Currency Volatility and Bid-Ask Spreads of ADRs and Local Shares, Global Finance Conference 2016, Fresno, CA
The Future of the BRICS & Global Economy, Global Finance Conference 2016, Fresno, CA
Stock Market Signals and Consequences of Securities Class Actions Lawsuits: A Microstructure Perspective, Multinational Finance Conference 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Stock Market Signals and Consequences of Securities Class Actions Lawsuits: A Microstructure Perspective, Global Finance Conference 2014, Dubai
Contemporaneous ADRs Pricing : Efficiency, Arbitrage And Anomalies, Global Finance Conference 2013, Monterrey, CA
Antonio Figueiredo & Ali Parhizgari (2018). Contemporaneous ADR pricing: intraday dynamics during overlapping trading hours. The European Journal of Finance 24(3), pp. 1-30.
Antonio Figueiredo & A. Parhizgari (2017). Currency volatility and bid-ask spreads of ADRs and local shares. Global Finance Journal 34, pp. 54-71.
Manuchehr Shahrokhi, Huifang Cheng, Krishnan Dandapani, Antonio Figueiredo, Ali Parhizgari, & Yochanan Shachmurove (2017). The evolution and future of the BRICS: Unbundling politics from economics. Global Finance Journal 32, pp. 1-15.