Maître de conférences

Marius Zoican is Assistant Profesor of Finance (on tenure track) at Université Paris-Dauphine, DRM Finance. He obtained a PhD from VU University Amsterdam and the Tinbergen Institute in 2015. Marius’ research agenda focuses on market microstructure and financial intermediation. He published in prestigious journals such as The Review of Financial Studies and Journal of Banking and Finance. Marius received the FESE De la Vega Award (2016) for outstanding research in financial markets and the « Outstanding Paper in Investments » award at the Eastern Finance Association Meeting (2014). He received a Europlace Institute of Finance research grant in 2016, a C. Willems grant (2014), and the Huygens Scholarship (2012). In 2014, Marius was nominated by the Dutch Royal Academy of Sciences (KNAW) to participate in the 5th Lindau Nobel Prize Meeting in Economics.


Marius Zoican est maître de conférences (tenure-track assistant professor) en finance à l’Université Paris-Dauphine, DRM Finance. Docteur en finance (Université d’Amsterdam et Institut Tinbergen), il oriente ses recherches vers la microstructure des marchés financiers, l’intermédiation financière et la régulation. Marius a reçu le prestigieux prix FESE De la Vega pour sa recherche sur les marchés financiers (2016) et « Outstanding Paper in Investments » de Eastern Finance Association en 2014. Il a également reçu des grants de recherche de l’Institut Europlace de Finance (2016), C. Willems (2014) et la bourse du gouvernement néerlandais Huygens (2012). Ses articles ont été publiés dans des revues internationales, telles que The Review of Financial Studies et Journal of Banking and Finance

Sujets de recherche et d'enseignement : microstructure des marchés financiers, intermédiaires financiers, régulation

Mon CV

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  • 2015. VU University Amsterdam. PhD in Financial Economics.
  • 2012. Tinbergen Institute Amsterdam. MPhil in Finance.

Academic Affiliations

  • Today. Université Paris-Dauphine. Assistant Professor of Finance (on tenure track).
  • 2014. Toulouse School of Economics. Visiting PhD scholar, faculty sponsor Sophie Moinas.


  Working Papers

Honors and Fellowships

  • 2016. Institut Europlace de Finance €10,000 grant for the project Markets of Tomorrow: Blockchain Trade Settlement and Liquidity (scientific coordinator)
  • 2016. Federation of European Exchanges. Josseph de la Vega Prize (€5,000), annual award for « outstanding research on securities markets in Europe. »
  • 2014. Eastern Finance Association (EFA).  Paper « Need for Speed? Exchange Latency and Market Quality » awarded outstanding paper in investments award.
  • 2014. Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences (KNAW). Nominated as Young Researcher at the 5th Lindau Nobel Prize Meeting in Economics.
  • 2013. C. Willems Stichting grant (€1,000) for a visit at the Toulouse School of Economics.
  • 2013. ERIC Doctoral Consortium Stuttgart.  Paper « Need for Speed? Exchange Latency and Market Quality » awarded runner-up PhD paper award. 
  • 2011. Huygens Scholarship from the Dutch Ministry of Education (€18,600).

Professional service

  • Ad-hoc referee for The Review of Financial Studies, Review of Finance, Annals of Economics and Statistics.
  • Contributor on VoxEU, the policy portal of CEPR and The Conversation (French)


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