Professor Álvaro Cartea

Email: Alvaro.Cartea@maths 'dot'  ox 'another dot' then ac dot' uk 

University of Oxford

Brief Bio:
Álvaro Cartea is Professor of Mathematical Finance at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. Álvaro is a member of the Mathematical and Computational  Finance Group  and an academic member of the Oxford-Man Institute. Before coming to Oxford Álvaro was a Reader in Mathematical Finance at University College London, Associate Professor of Finance at Universidad Carlos III, Madrid-Spain, and  Lecturer (with tenure) in the School of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics at Birkbeck-University of London. He was previously JP Morgan Lecturer in Financial Mathematics, Exeter College, University of Oxford. Álvaro obtained his Doctorate from the University of Oxford in 2003.   

Álvaro is editor in-chief of 

and a member of the Editorial Boards of 





Research interests

  • High-Frequency and Algorithmic Trading
  • Mathematical Finance
  • Financial Economics
  • Asset Pricing
  • Energy Markets

Algorithmic and High-Frequency Trading
Cambridge University Press

Link to past conferences:

Paris June 23 and 24, 2016

Conference on Algorithmic and High-Frequency trading at  University College London, April 2013