Gregor N. F. Weiss

University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science

Professor of Finance / Chair in Sustainable Finance & Banking

Grimmaische Str. 12

Leipzig, 04109

Germany

http://www.wifa.uni-leipzig.de/nfdl

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Mitigating Adverse Selection in P2P Lending – Empirical Evidence from Prosper.com

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Aug 2010
Gregor N. F. Weiss, Katharina Pelger and Andreas Horsch
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Ruhr Universität Bochum and Freiberg University
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P2P lending, online market, adverse selection, social lending

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Systemic Risk and Bank Consolidation: International Evidence

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming, Campus for Finance, 2012 WHU Koblenz , Southwestern Finance Association Annual Meeting 2012, Eastern Finance Association Annual Meeting 2012, Midwest Finance Association, Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meeting, 5th Financial Risks International Forum on "Systemic Risk", Institut Louis Bachelier , 24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2013
Gregor N. F. Weiss, Sascha Neumann and Denefa Bostandzic
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Ruhr Universität Bochum and Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf
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M&A, Banks, Consolidation, Systemic Risk, Lower Tail Dependence, Marginal Expected Shortfall, Distance to Default

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Copula Parameter Estimation by Maximum-Likelihood and Minimum-Distance Estimators - A Simulation Study

Computational Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Copulae, minimum-distance method, simulation, L1-variant, maximum-likelihood

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Catastrophe Bonds and Systemic Risk

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2013
Gregor N. F. Weiss, Denefa Bostandzic and Felix Irresberger
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf and University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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cat bonds, insurance industry, systemic risk

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A New Set of Improved Value-at-Risk Backtests

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2014
Daniel Ziggel, Tobias Berens, Gregor N. F. Weiss and Dominik Wied
Ruhr Universität Bochum, University TU Dortmund, University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and University of Cologne
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Value-at-Risk, backtesting, Monte Carlo simulation

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Forecasting Liquidity-Adjusted Intraday Value-at-Risk with Vine Copulas

Journal of Banking & Finance, Volume 37, Issue 9, pp. 3334-3350, September 2013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2013
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Hendrik Supper
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and University of Dortmund - Department of Business
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Liquidity, Commonality, Vine Copulas, liquidity-adjusted intraday, Value-at-Risk

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Systemic Risk, Bank Capital, and Deposit Insurance Around the World

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Denefa Bostandzic, Matthias Pelster and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Paderborn University and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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financial crises, systemic risk, bank regulation, regulatory capital, deposit insurance

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Copula Parameter Estimation – Numerical Considerations and Implications for Risk Management

Journal of Risk, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 17-53, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2011
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Dependence structures, Risk management, Copulas, parameter estimation

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Testing for Structural Breaks in Correlations: Does it Improve Value-at-Risk Forecasting?

Journal of Empirical Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 May 2013 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
Tobias Berens, Gregor N. F. Weiss and Dominik Wied
University TU Dortmund, University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and University of Cologne
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CCC-GARCH, DCC-GARCH, Estimation window, Structural breaks, VaR-forecast

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Consolidation and Systemic Risk in the International Insurance Industry

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Janina Muhlnickel and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Financial Crises, Insurance Industry, Systemic Risk, Consolidation, Mergers

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Systemic Risk of Insurers Around the Globe

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Apr 2014
Gregor N. F. Weiss, Christopher Bierth and Felix Irresberger
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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Systemic risk, insurer size, interconnectedness, insurance

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On the Wealth Effects of Merging Banks’ Rivals Empirical Evidence for US Bank Mergers

22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Sascha Neumann
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and Ruhr Universität Bochum
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M&A, Banks, Event Study, Rival Returns

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Are Copula-GoF-Tests of Any Practical Use? Empirical Evidence for Stocks, Commodities and FX Futures

22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009, Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2010
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Dependence structures, Risk management, Copulas, Goodness-of-fit-testing

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Bank Stock Performance and Bank Regulation Around the Globe

European Journal of Finance Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp. 77-113, 2018
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2018
Matthias Pelster, Felix Irresberger and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Paderborn University, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Bank stock performance, bank regulation, capital, implicit bailout guarantee.

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Is Tail Risk Priced in Credit Default Swap Premia?

Review of Finance (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 05 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Christian Meine, Hendrik Supper and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Ruhr Universität Bochum, University of Dortmund - Department of Business and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Credit default swaps, CDS tail beta, asymmetric extreme dependence, tail risk, copulas

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What Factors Drive Systemic Risk during International Financial Crises?

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 28 May 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2014
Gregor N. F. Weiss, Denefa Bostandzic and Sascha Neumann
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf and Ruhr Universität Bochum
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Financial Crises, Systemic Risk, Determinants

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Liquidity Tail Risk and Credit Default Swap Spreads

European Journal of Operational Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2018
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science, Technical University of Dortmund and Technical University of Dortmund
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Credit default swaps, liquidity risk, copula, liquidity tail beta

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Why Do Some Insurers become Systemically Relevant?

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming, 26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 06 May 2014
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Janina Muhlnickel
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and Technical University of Dortmund
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Financial Crises, Insurance Industry, Systemic Risk

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Household Sentiment, Market Liquidity, and Credit Default Swap Spreads

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2016
Felix Irresberger and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Credit default swaps, noise trading, household sentiment, market liquidity

Identifying Mixture Copula Components Using Outlier Detection Methods and Goodness-of-Fit Tests

Journal of Risk, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2013
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Dependence structures; copulas; goodness-of-fit-testing; robustness

Identifying Mixture Copula Components Using Outlier Detection Methods and Goodness-of-Fit Tests

Journal of Risk, Vol. 16, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jun 2016
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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goodness-of-fit tests, mixture copula components

Crisis Sentiment in the U.S. Insurance Sector

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2016
Felix Irresberger, Fee König and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Financial crises, insurance, investor sentiment

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Capital and the Performance of Insurance Companies

University of Leipzig - Chair of Sustainable Finance & Banking, Working Paper No. 16-05
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2017
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), Technical University of Dortmund, Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Capital, insurance, performance, profitability, capital structure

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Depositor Sentiment

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Felix Irresberger and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Bank runs, depositor sentiment, bank deposits, deposit insurance

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Smooth Nonparametric Bernstein Vine Copulas

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2012
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Marcus Scheffer
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and University of Dortmund - Economics and Social Sciences
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finance, dependence structures, vine copulas, Bernstein copulas

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Detecting and Explaining Systemic Risks of US Mortgage Banks - Evidence from the Subprime Crisis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Stephan Paul
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and Ruhr Universität Bochum - Faculty of Economics
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Contagion, subprime crisis, bailout, mortgage bank

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Explaining Bank Stock Performance with Crisis Sentiment

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jun 2015
Felix Irresberger, Janina Muhlnickel and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Financial crisis, bank performance, investor sentiment

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Evaluating Value-at-Risk Forecasts: A New Set of Multivariate Backtests

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Dominik Wied, Gregor N. F. Weiss and Daniel Ziggel
University of Cologne, University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and Ruhr Universität Bochum
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Model Risk, Multivariate Backtesting, Value-at-Risk

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Mixture Pair-Copula-Constructions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
Gregor N. F. Weiss and Marcus Scheffer
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and University of Dortmund - Economics and Social Sciences
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Dependence structures; Vine Copulas; Mixture Copulas; Model Selection

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Testing Asymmetry in Dependence with Copula-Coskewness

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 May 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2017
Axel Bücher, Felix Irresberger and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Ruhr Universität Bochum, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Asymmetry, coskewness, exchangeability, copula, diversification

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Disclosed Derivatives Usage, Securitization, and the Systemic Equity Risk of Banks

Northern Finance Association Conference 2014
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 May 2014
Rouven Trapp and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Financial Crisis, Systemic Equity Risk, Derivatives, Securitization, Risk Management

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Derivatives Usage, Disclosure Standards, and Risk in the U.S. Insurance Sector: An Investor's View

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2016
Christopher Bierth, Felix Irresberger and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Technical University of Dortmund, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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risk management, insurer, derivatives hedging, insurance

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Size Is Everything: Explaining SIFI Designations

Review of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Felix Irresberger, Christopher Bierth and Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), Technical University of Dortmund and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Systemic Risk, Interconnectedness, Systemic Relevance, Financial Stability

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Forecasting Portfolio-Value-At-Risk with Nonparametric Lower Tail Dependence Estimates

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Karl Siburg, Pavel Stoimenov and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Technical University of Dortmund, University of Dortmund - Department of Economics and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Copula, tail dependence, nonparametric estimation, Value-at-Risk, Canonical Maximum-Likelihood

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Do CDS Spreads Move with Commonality in Liquidity?

Review of Derivatives Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Christian Meine, Hendrik Supper and Gregor N. F. Weiss
Ruhr Universität Bochum, University of Dortmund - Department of Business and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Credit default swaps, liquidity commonality, liquidity risk

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An Order of Asymmetry in Copulas, and Implications for Risk Management

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Mar 2016
Technical University of Dortmund, Technical University of Dortmund, University of Dortmund - Department of Economics and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Asymmetry, exchangeability, copula, diversification

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Estimation Window Strategies for Value-at-Risk and Expected Shortfall Forecasting

Journal of Risk, Vol. 20, No. 5, 2018
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Jun 2018
Tobias Berens, Gregor N. F. Weiss and Daniel Ziggel
University TU Dortmund, University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science and FOM Fachhochschule für Oekonomie & Management gGmbH
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Value-at-Risk (VaR), Estimation Window, Forecasting, Expected Shortfall (ES), Backtesting

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Analysing Contagion and Bailout Effects with Copulae: Evidence from the Subprime and Japanese Banking Crises

Journal of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2009
Gregor N. F. Weiss
University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science

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Contagion Effects, Bailout, Event Study, Copula

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Bank capital requirements and systemic risk: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 18-02
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2018
Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), BI Norwegian Business School - Department of Economics and University of Leipzig - Faculty of Economics and Management Science
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Capital requirements, systemic risk, Basel III