Reader in Finance, University of Leicester

Daniel Ladley is Reader in Finance at the University of Leicester and Deputy Director of the Leicester Institute of Finance. His research interests are:

Market Microstructure
Banking and Systematic Risk
Behavioural Finance
Computational Finance and Numerical Approaches

Most Recent Publications:

Chasing trends at the micro-level: The effect of technical trading on order book dynamics (with Chiarella, C) Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming.
Market Ecologies: The Effect of Information on the Interaction and Profitability of Technical Trading strategies (with Jackson, A) International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Central banks' forecasts and their bias: Evidence, effects and explanation (with Charemza, W.) International Journal of Forecasting, Forthcoming.
Fragmentation and Stability of Markets (with Lensberg, T., Palczewski, J., Schenk-Hoppé, K. R.) Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, 2015, 119, 466-481.
Costs and benefits of financial regulation: Short-selling bans and transaction taxes (with T. Lensberg and K. R. Schenk-Hoppé), Journal of Banking and Finance, 2015, 51, 103-118.


  • –present
    Reader in Finance, University of Leicester


  • 2008 
    University of Leeds, Ph.D. Computational Finance