Financial Computing Laboratory

Financial Computing Laboratory (FCL)

FCL aims to facilitate applied research and student consulting works on the use of technology to solve managerial issues of financial services. Research areas include:

  • Algorithm trading
  • Big data finance
  • Intelligent customer profiling 
  • Hedge fund management
  • Stock selection
  • Financial forecasting
  • Financial fraud tracking
  • Anti-money-laundering detection
  • Social network analysis for financial analysis
  • Investor risk profiling
  • Financial derivatives pricing
  • Macro and systemic risk prediction
  • Mobile platforms and apps for financial services
  • Intelligent services management for financial institutions
  • Intelligent risk management process

Supporting academic units include College of Business, Department of Information Systems, and Department of Economics and Finance.



Professor Leon J Zhao
Director of FCL and Chair Professor
Department of Information Systems
Dr. Michael C S Wong
Director of FCL and Associate Professor
Department of Economics and Finance

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Financial Computing Laboratory
College of Business
City University of Hong Kong
Tat Chee Avenue
Hong Kong