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Dr Abdolhossein (Pejman) Zameni | Lecturer in Finance

pejman zameniDr Zameni obtained a BSc in Industrial Engineering at Mazandaran University of Science and Technology in Iran. In 2006, in order to pursue his education in an international environment, he moved to Malaysia and obtained his MBA in Finance at Multimedia University. In 2014, he was awarded a PhD in Finance by the National University of Malaysia (UKM).

Dr Zameni has experience in the delivery of educational programmes at undergraduate levels, as well as business experience within the fields of finance, accounting and industry.


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Speciality areas

Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)
Investment analysis
Quantitative methods for business and finance

Highest qualification and awarding body

PhD in Finance, National University of Malaysia (UKM)

UoRM programmes taught/supervised

  • Introductory Finance/Trading Simulation I for Business and Finance
  • Introductory Quantitative Techniques for Business and Finance
  • Financial Modelling/Trading Simulation II/CMS

Research interests

IPOs, including Malaysia's IPO performance and lock-up provision

Current projects

Working on microstructure effect to lock-up expiry dates in the Malaysian IPO market

Recent publications

Zameni, A & Yong, O (2015). 'Lock-up expiry and trading volume behaviour of Malaysian IPOs,' Asia International Conference on Emerging Issues in Economics and Finance (EIEF), Thomson ISI Proceedings, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 2015. Issued by: International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues

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University of Reading Malaysia
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