Chao Xiong

PhD Student, Finance
Contact Information
Email address: 
chao.xiong [at]

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5

  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University 2012-Present
    Ph.D. in Management Candidate in Finance specialization
    Subject of Research: Corporate and Sovereign Debt
  • Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia 2010-2012
    M.Sc. in Statistics
    Subject of Research: Financial Statistics
  • School of Mathematics, South China Normal University 2006-2010
    B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    Grade 91% in major, Ranking 1/52
Curriculum vitae: 
PhD Student
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 
  • 2015-2016: Rathlyn Foundation PhD Fellowship
  • 2013-2014: Rathlyn Foundation PhD Fellowship
  • 2012-2013: Desautels Graduate Excellence Award
  • 2010-2011: Statistics Department Entry Award, University of British Columbia
  • 2009-2010: Han Qiang Scholarship Receiver (Leadership & Academic Award)
  • 2008-2009: Meritorious Winner of American Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling
  • 2007-2008: National Scholarship awarded by National Bureau of Education 
Current research: 
  • Empirical asset pricing