Fong, Wai-ming(方偉明)

BSocSc (CUHK); MA, PhD (Ohio State)

Associate Professor


Department of Finance

Room 1220, 12/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 7903


Prof. Wai-ming Fong obtained his BSSc in Economics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), and PhD in Finance from The Ohio State University. He is now an Associate Professor of Finance at CUHK Business School. He receives annually teaching awards of the Business School. In the academic year 2002/2003, he received the Business School’s Outstanding Teacher Award. His research interests focus on dynamics of asset prices, market microstructure, and Hong Kong financial markets. He has a number of publications in well-respected finance journals, including Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and Journal of Banking and Finance. He also contributes to the profession; for example, he is now a member of Banking and Finance Industry Training Board of Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong.

Teaching Area

Investments and Corporate Finance

Research Interests

Market Microstructure
Securities Markets

  • Grants
    • “A Comparative Study of Asymmetric Information and Family Ownership (家族控股、資訊不對稱的比較研究)”, Earmarked Grants awarded by Research Grants Council, 2003-2006