Dr. Fawzi Hyder


A former LAU graduate, Fawzi Hyder obtained a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Central Florida, Orlando. His research mainly focuses on market efficiency and asset pricing. His current research interests also include index additions, arbitrage risk, the role of active institutional investors and trading strategies. Hyder has presented his work at top finance conferences across the USA. He aims to bring his professional experience in trading and portfolio management to help LAU students make more informed investment decisions and to provide them with the required tools to compete for jobs in the financial industry.

Research Interests

  • Investments
  • Asset Pricing
  • Market Efficiency
  • Index Additions
  • Trading Strategies
  • Corporate Diversification

Teaching Interests

  • Investments
  • Security Analysis
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Portfolio Management