Mike Buckle

Academic Consultant

Mike Buckle Academic Consultant


Mike is an academic consultant with Estate Capital. Mike was the Associate Professor in Finance at Swansea University for over 20 years. He has recently joined Liverpool University in London to lecture on an MSc in Investment Management which is CFA recognized.

Mike has worked for Chartered Financial Analyst (UK) for over 20 years as an academic adviser and helped create the CFA Society’s Investment Management Certificate that he continues to update. Mike also works as a consultant for the Institute of Financial Services.

Mike’s research is into financial markets and has published a number of books and journal articles. He has written a new edition of ‘The UK Financial System’ that will be published with Manchester University Press in early 2016.

Mike's current research examines jumps in asset prices and his work alongside Tomiko Evans looks at trend and momentum theory in investment strategies.

Key Qualifications

  • BSc in Economics (Newcastle)
  • MSc in Operational Research (Warwick)
  • PhD in Finance (Swansea)