Haohua (Howard) Xu

PhD Student, Finance
Contact Information
Email address: 
haohua.xu [at] mail.mcgill.ca

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5

  • McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management 
    PhD in Management, Specialization in Finance 
  • Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences 
    M.A. in Mathematics, Specialization in the Mathematics of Finance 
  • Donghua University, Glorious Sun Institute of Management
    B.E. in Finance 
Curriculum vitae: 
PhD Student
Selected publications: 

Haohua Xu, Haifeng Gu, Stock Index Futures Short-term Prediction Modelling Based on Difference BP Neural Network, Finance Teaching and Research, 2014, 03:27-32.
Haohua Xu, Haifeng Gu, Study on Stock Index Futures Long-term Price from High to Low Point Prediction Model Based on Grey Correlation – Empirical Analysis from HS300 Stock Index Futures, Finance Teaching and Research, 2014, 05:53-58+76.

Awards, honours, and fellowships: 

2016-2017: Canadian Derivatives Exchange Scholars Program Scholarship
2016-2017: Graduate Excellence Award, McGill University
2016-2017: Marcel A. Desautels PhD Fellowship, McGill University
2014: Honored College Graduate in Shanghai (top 5%)
2011-2014: Honored Student (top 5%), Donghua University
2011-2014: Donghua University Fellowship (top 5%), Donghua University
2012-2014: Tianji (Social Welfare Organization) Fellowship (top 5%)
2013: First Prize in University Mathematical Modelling Contest in China

Current research: 

“Multi-currency Corporate Credit Default Swap Spread Differences” with Patrick Augustin and Jan Ericsson