Efthymios joined the SOAS Centre for Global Finance in 2020, under the ESRC-DFID research project (ES/N013344/2) ‘Delivering Inclusive Financial Development and Growth’. He joined us from the University of Manchester. His research focuses on market microstructure, market quality and fragmentation, liquidity and asset-pricing. His research interests include but are not limited to financial technology, crypto currencies, banking, green finance, behavioural finance, algorithmic and high frequencies trading, capital and financial markets and FOREX. His work has been presented in major conferences such as the FMA 2018 European Conference, European Financial Management Association 2017 Annual Meeting, Financial Econometrics and Empirical Asset Pricing Conference, Kyle Conference: Market Mechanisms and their impact and others.