Dr AZIZ Saqib 

Assistant Professor

Pôle : Finance and Accounting

Nationalités :

Teaching

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Risk Management
  • International Trade & Finance
  • Advance Portfolio Management

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. Finance, University of Rennes 1, France, 2016
  • Master SKEMA Business School Lille, Lille, 2008
  • Master University of Lille 2, Lille, 2008
  • M.B.A. NUST Business School, Pakistan, 2002

 

Work Experience

Academic

  • Assistant Professor, Finance and Accounting Academic area, Rennes School of Business (2016 – Present)
  • Senior Lecturer, Finance and Accounting Academic area, Rennes School of Business (2014 – 2016)
  • Adjunct Faculty, SKEMA Business School Lille (2013 – 2012)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Lille 2 (2010 – 2012)
  • Adjunct Faculty, IESEG School of Management (2009 – 2013)

Non-Academic

  • Financial Analyst, ZONG – China Mobile (2005 – 2006)
  • Credit & International Trade Officer, Bank Alfalah Ltd (2004 – 2005)

Service

Technology-Related Training

  • Training Session for Bloomberg, ESC Rennes, Rennes, France (2015)

Professional Development Research-Related Conference/Seminar

  • Theory of Corporate Finance by Prof. Armin Schwienbacher (University Lille Nord de France), Lille, France (2011)
  • CEMS PhD course on Empirical Corporate Finance by Prof. Jay Ritter, University of Florida, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium (2010)
  • Topics in Corporate Finance, Université Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France (2010)

Research interests

  • Finance

Intellectual contributions

Refereed Articles

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

  • Aziz, Saqib and Jean-Jacques Lilti, « Bank Deregulation, Consolidation and Stability: Evidence on U.S. M&A Centric Activity. » Revue Finance (Forthcoming)
  • Aziz, Saqib , Jean-Jacques Lilti, and Khalid El Badroui, « Bank Acquisitiveness and Bailouts: Evidence on European Banks during the 2008 Financial Crisis. » (in press) Bankers, Markets & Investors (2017)
  • Aziz, Saqib , Michael Dowling, and Jean-Jacques Lilti, « Bank Acquisitiveness and Financial Crisis Vulnerability. » Bankers, Markets & Investors 143. (2016): 26-44

Presentations of Refereed Papers

International

  • Aziz, Saqib, Sabrina Chik, Michael Dowling and Dhoha Trabelsi. (2017). Corporate Environment Management Practices: International Evidence on Carbon Emission Disclosures. World Finance Conference, Sardinia, Italy.
  • Aziz, Saqib, Sabrina Chik, Michael Dowling and Dhoha Trabelsi. (2017). Corporate Environment Management Practices: International Evidence on Carbon Emission Disclosures. 24th Global Finance Conference, New York, United States of America.
  • Aziz, Saqib and Jean-Jacques Lilti. (2016). Bank deregulation, consolidation and stability: M&A centric evidence on U.S. World Finance & Banking Symposium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Aziz, Saqib and Jean-Jacques Lilti. (2016). Bank Deregulation, Consolidation and Stability: M&A Centric Evidence on U.S. 6th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society, Malaga, Spain.
  • Aziz, Saqib, Khalid El Badroui, and Jean-Jacques Lilti. (2016). Tracing the M&A Footprints in Bailouts and Credit Ratings of European Banks During the 2008 Financial Crisis. 6th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society, Malaga, Spain.
  • Aziz, Saqib, Michael Dowling, and Jean-Jacques Lilti. (2016). Bank Acquisitiveness and Financial Crisis Vulnerability. World Finance Conference New York, New York, United States of America.
  • Aziz, Saqib (2015). Deregulation, M&A activity and Bank Stability: Evidence on U.S. Commercial Banks. 6th International Research Meeting in Business and Management, Nice, France.
  • Aziz, Saqib, E de Bodt, and F Lobez. (2014). M&A Activity and Financial Distress of European Banks: Bailout and Credit Rating Perspective. 4th Conference of Financial Engineering & Banking Society (F.E.B.S), Surrey, United Kingdom.
  • Aziz, Saqib, E de Bodt, and F Lobez. (2013). Bank M&A and financial crisis vulnerability. 30th AFFI International Conference, Lyon, France.

 

Presentations of Non-Refereed Papers

National

  • Aziz, Saqib (2010). Tracing the M&A footprints in European bank distress during financial crisis. PhD Symposium, Lens, France.
  • Aziz, Saqib (2011). Tracing the M&A footprints in European bank distress during financial crisis. 3L Finance Research Workshop, Brussels, Belgium.
  • Aziz, Saqib (2012). Regulatory reforms and US Bank Consolidation : a broad picture. PhD Workshop, Lille, France.