Marius Zoican is an Assistant Professor of Finance (on tenure track) at the University of Toronto from 2018. He is appointed with the Department of Management at UTM, and cross-appointed at the Rotman School of Management and the Institute for Management and Innovation. Before joining the University of Toronto, Marius was an Assistant Professor of Finance at Paris-Dauphine University in France between 2015 and 2018.
Marius’ research agenda focuses on theoretical and empirical market microstructure, and particularly on the impact of technology on the quality of securities exchanges and financial market regulation.
His research was published in, for example, The Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, or Journal of Financial Markets. Marius obtained academic grants for work in the field of financial technology, e.g., from the Canadian Securities Institute, the French National Research Agency (ANR), and the Europlace Institute of Finance. He received several awards, including the Federation of European Securities Exchanges "De la Vega Award" (2016) for outstanding research in financial markets.
Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
Assistant Professor of Finance, Université Paris-Dauphine
Selected Publications - Papers
Journal of Financial Markets
Review of Financial Studies
Journal of Banking and Finance
Research and Teaching Interests
Market microstructure and the impact of technology on securities exchanges.
Honors and Awards
Runner-up Best Paper Award, Toronto FinTech Conference
Outstanding Paper in Investments, Eastern Finance Association
De La Vega Prize, Federation of European Securities Exchanges
Academic / Professional Service
Search Committee Member (Finance), Universite Paris-Dauphine
Search Committee Member (Finance), University of Toronto Mississauga
Organizer, Dauphine Microstructure Workshop, Universite Paris-Dauphine
Guest Associate Editor, Special Issue of "Information Systems Research" on Fintech
Referee, Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, Review of Finance