Carole Comerton-Forde is a Professor of Finance at the University of Melbourne. Her research is in the area of market microstructure, with a focus on market liquidity and market integrity. Her work has been published in leading academic journals including the Journal of Finance and the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. Carole has previously held academic positions at the Australian National University, the University of Sydney and New York University. She was previously a Visiting Economist at the New York Stock Exchange. She has also acted as a consultant for a number of stock exchanges and market regulators around the world.