Konstantinos Moutsianas

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Email: konstantinos.moutsianas@coventry.ac.uk 

Prior to moving to academia, Konstantinos had a professional career as a Credit Risk Analyst and Economist in Special Asset Unit of a systemic financial institution in Greece. Konstantinos has industry experience in banking and finance, project management and business advisory matters having worked for financial-insurance companies and academic institutions.

Konstantinos’ principal research interests lie in the field of banking finance, corporate finance, financial intermediation, and financial crisis as well as financial stability issues. Konstantinos has been awarded the ‘PhD Excellence’ from the Aristotle University for the academic year 2011-2012.

In his teaching, Konstantinos brings finance and research expertise into the classroom where he teaches Valuation of Securities and Fixed Income, Equity Trading, Financial Derivatives and Managerial Finance modules.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Banking and Finance (2018), Department of Economics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice in Higher Education (2018), Coventry University London
  • MSc in Banking and Finance (2014), School of Economics and Business Administration and Legal Studies, International Hellenic University
  • MSc in Management Information Systems (2007), School of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • BSc in Economics (2006), Division of Business Administration, Faculty of Law, Economics and Politics Sciences, Department of Economics

Professional and Industry Memberships

  • Financial Engineering and Banking Society
  • Royal Economic Society
  • Hellenic Finance and Accounting Association
  • Economic Chamber of Greece

Research and Consultancy

Research interests:

  • Risk management
  • Stress testing methodologies
  • Banks’ business models
  • Financial Stability
  • Systemic Risk
  • Financial Crises

Publications and Scholarship Activities 

Publications

  • Moutsianas, Konstantinos A., and Kyriaki Kosmidou. "Do the Troika's financial assistance programs reduce systemic risk? Evidence from Eurozone countries." International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance 7, no. 2 (2016): 149-171.
  • Moutsianas, Konstantinos A., and Kyriaki Kosmidou. "Bank earnings volatility in the UK: Does size matter? A comparison between commercial and investment banks." Research in International Business and Finance 38 (2016): 137-150.
  • Moutsianas, Konstantinos A., and Kyriaki Kosmidou. "Stress testing the Greek banking system." Journal of Finance and Economics 3, (2016) 89-102.

Chapters in Books

  • Konstantinos Moutsianas, and Kyriaki Kosmidou. "Stress Testing: A Theoretical Approach." New Trends in Banking Efficiency, Nova Science Publishers, 2013.

Conference Proceedings

  • Shadow economy and financial stability: international evidence (co-authors: Kyriaki Kosmidou, Dimitrios Kousenidis, Fotios Pasiouras), Paper presented to the 8th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society, Italy.
  • Banking insolvency risk and revenue diversification: evidence from Europe, (co-authors: Kyriaki Kosmidou, Dimitrios Kousenidis), Paper presented to Spring 2017 Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, Lemesos, Cyprus.
  • Banking stability in the euro area from the perspective of income diversification, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 7th International Conference of Financial Engineering and Banking Society, 2016, FEBS, Athens, Greece.
  • Determinants of banks’ business models, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 15th Annual Conference of Hellenic Finance and Accounting Association, December 2016, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Systemic risk and spill over effect the Greek banking system, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 1st International Conference on Business & Economics of Hellenic Open University, 2015, Athens, Greece.
  • Do Troika’s bailout programs reduce systemic risk? Evidence from Eurozone countries, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 5th International Conference of Financial Engineering and Banking Society, FEBS, 2015, Nantes, France.
  • Measuring systemic risk in the Greek banking system, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 5st Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society Athens, 2014, Greece.
  • Macro stress testing banks’ credit quality, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 19th Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, Krakow, Poland.
  • Stress testing the banking systems of G8, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 3rd International Conference of Financial Engineering and Banking Society, FEBS, Paris, 2012, France.
  • European macroeconomic stress testing, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 2nd International Conference of Financial Engineering and Banking Society, London, 2011, United Kingdom.
  • Stress Testing and the Basel II Accord, (co-author: Kyriaki Kosmidou), Paper presented to the 18th Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, Luiss Carli University, Rome, 2011, Italy.
  • Financial stability and stress testing: the cases of Greece and Cyprus, Paper presented to the 5th Biennial Hellenic Observatory PhD Symposium on Contemporary Greece and Cyprus, London School of Economics and Political Sciences, London, 2011, United Kingdom.

Teaching Areas

  • Valuation of Equity and Fixed Income for Finance
  • Financial Derivatives Trading: options, futures and swaps
  • Managerial Finance
  • Valuation of Securities and Equity Trading 
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