Dr Fangming Xu

Dr Fangming Xu

Dr Fangming Xu
Senior Lecturer in Finance

1.19, 15-19 Tyndalls Park Road,
The Priory Road Complex, Priory Road, Clifton
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Telephone Number (0117) 39 41503

Department of Accounting and Finance


Fangming's research interests include corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance.



  • ECONM2034: Corporate Finance and Financial Statement
  • ACCG20012: Principles of Finance

Fields of interest

Corporate Finance; Mergers and Acquisitions; Corporate Governance

Latest publications

  1. Cai, W, Xu, F & Zeng, C, 2017, ‘Does political pressure matter in bank lending? Evidence from China’. Financial Markets, Institutions & Instruments, vol 26., pp. 249-277
  2. Cai, W, Xu, F & Zeng, C, 2016, ‘Geographical Diversification and Bank Performance: Evidence from China’. Economics Letters, vol 147., pp. 96-98
  3. Phalippou, L, Xu, F & Zhao, H, 2015, ‘Acquiring Acquirers’. Review of Finance, vol 19., pp. 1489-1541
  4. Cai, W, Xu, F & Zeng, C, 2015, ‘Why do Chinese local governments transfer their rights of control over SOEs to the central government?’. Applied Economics Letters, vol 22., pp. 1252-1256
  5. Xu, F & Zhao, H, 2013, ‘Three-way Takeovers’. Journal of Financial Research, vol 36., pp. 67-90

Full publications list in the University of Bristol publications system

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