Florian Weigert

I am Full Professor of Financial Risk Management at the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland). I was an Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) and obtained my Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Mannheim (Germany). I was a Visiting Scholar at New York University, Georgetown University, Georgia State University, and the University of Texas at Austin (all USA).

Contact: florian.weigert@unine.ch
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Rue A.-L. Breguet 2 , 2000 CH-Neuchâtel
Telephone: +41 32 718 1331


I have presented the paper  "Hurriance Risk and Asset Prices"  at the University of Fribourg, the BVI research workshop, and the University of Liechtenstein in December 2021 / January 2022.

Our paper "Hurriance Risk and Asset Prices" is now online on SSRN. Check it out here.

The Swiss National Fund has approved funding for my research project "Measuring, Understanding, and Predicting Mutual Fund Performance Worldwide".

My paper "Multivariate Crash Risk" (with Fousseni Chabi-Yo and Markus Huggenberger) has been accepted by the Journal of Financial Economics. Find a summary of the main results here.