School of Business and Management

Professor Dylan Thomas


Telephone: 020 7882 8018


Academic experience

Dylan C. Thomas is an emeritus professor at Swansea University. 

Prior to Swansea, he held a professorial position at Cass Business School.


Research Interests:

  • The closed-end-fund industry.


Recent publications:

  • Are IPO Investors Rational? Evidence from Closed-End Funds (with G. Gemmill), European Journal of Finance 2016. DOI: 10.1080/1351847X.2015.1115774
  • Performance and Performance Persistence of UK Closed-End Funds (with D. Bredin, K. Cuthbertson, and D. Nitzsche), International Review of Financial Analysis 2014 DOI: 10.1016/j.irfa.2014.05.011
  • The Short-Term Impact of Director Trading in UK Closed-End Funds (with D. Andriosopoulos and M. Steliaros), European Journal of Finance 2014 DOI:10.1080/1351847X.2013.867522