Tag "Research"

Insider trading during company spin-offs

Prof. Patrick Augustin from McGill University in Montreal found strong evidence for insider trading activities during company spin-offs.  During his research he looked at changes to options trading patterns in

Dr Michael Shermer – Confirmation Bias affects everybody

Dr Michael Shermer talks to me about Confirmation Bias, a cognitive phenomenon that affects just about everybody and yet hardly anybody knows that they are a victim. Do you sometimes feel

Research into possible insider trading activities before mergers and acquisitions

An Interview with Prof. Patrick Augustin from McGill University in Montreal about his research into insider trading activities. In an award-winning 2014 Paper he looked into possible insider trading activities