Dr. ZHANG Zhong (張重)

PhD - Finance (Indiana University)
MA - Economics (Indiana University)
BS - Mathematics (Zhejiang University)             


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Zhong Zhang is an Assistant Professor of Finance at College of Business at City University of Hong Kong. He joined CityU in 2014 after receiving his Ph.D. from Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. His dissertation is about measuring informed trading in limit order markets. Before doctoral study, Dr. Zhang obtained his M.A. in Economics from Indiana University, and B.S. in Mathematics from Zhejiang University.

Dr. Zhang specializes in Financial Market Microstructure, Investment, and Derivatives. His current research focuses on informed trading, market liquidity, leverage, and their impact on security pricing and investment decisions.

Dr. Zhang teaches Algorithmic Trading and Option Pricing at CityU, and serves as faculty advisor of CityU's award winning delegation to Rotman International Trading Competition.



Department - Institution


8/2014 - Now

Department of Economics and Finance - City University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor in Finance

2012 - 2014

Kelley School of Business - Indiana University

Associate Instructor

Research Interests/Areas

  • Market Microstructure
  • Derivatives
  • Investment


  • Doctoral Student Travel Grant - American Finance Association
  • Distinguished Undergraduate Thesis - Zhejiang University