Job: VC2020 Lecturer
School/department: Leicester Castle Business School
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH
T: +44 (0)116 257 7278
Jingsi Leng is a lecturer in Accounting and Finance at Leicester Business School. Before joining DMU, she was awarded a PhD in Finance from the University of Hull where she examined the dividend policy in the UK context and its interaction with corporate governance and corporate insolvency.
The Finance and Banking Research Centre (FiBRe)
Jingsi’s main research interests are within the areas of corporate finance and corporate governance. She is also interested in development in emerging capital market and market inefficiency. While Jingsi’s research focuses on the determinants on dividend policy in business, she also incorporates corporate governance features and tries to provide advice as in protecting stakeholders’ benefits in general. Moreover, Jingsi is interested in the initial public offering (IPO) and seasoned equity offering (SEO) in emerging market. She has taken actions to investigate how the regulation changes affect the development of primary market in China.
Quantitative research design / methods
PhD in Finance, University of Hull, UK
MSc in Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China
BSc in Economic, China Agricultural University, China
ACFI3210 International public sector accounting and finance
ACFI3422 Liquidity and risk management
ACFI3203 Business finance
ACFI1420 Professional communication
ACFI3310 Advanced corporate finance
British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)
Leng, J., Gounopoulos, D. & Guney, Y. (2016), Conducting an IPO with an SEO in mind: Evidence from China. IFABS 2016 Barcelona Conference. Barcelona, Spain
Leng, J. (2015), Dividend Policy and Probability of Insolvency: Survival Analysis. The Financial Management Association European Conference (2015) in Venice (Italy)
Leng, J. (2015), The Role of Institutional Ownership in Determining Dividend Policy: Evidence from UK Firms. European Financial Management Association 2015 Annual Meetings in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
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