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Peter Christoffersen

Peter Christoffersen

Peter Christoffersen

Professor of Finance
TMX Chair in Capital Markets
Bank of Canada Fellow


PhD in Economics, University of Pennsylvania
BA in Economics, University of Copenhagen




Peter Christoffersen is the TMX Chair in Capital Markets and a Fellow of the Bank of Canada. He publishes in empirical asset pricing and financial econometrics and is the author of Elements of Financial Risk Management. He serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Derivatives. Peter has won research awards from AIMA Canada and the Q-Group. He previously taught at McGill University and worked at the IMF. You can find him on the web at:

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