Name: NG, Kah Hwa
Position: Professor, Financial Mathematics

Academic & Professional Qualifications
  • PhD in Finance, Columbia University, New York City, U.S.A.
  • MPhil in Finance, Columbia University, New York City, U.S.A
  • MBA, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
  • BSc (Hons) in Mathematics, National University of Singapore
Research Areas
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Engineering
  • Quantitative Investments and Finance
Selected Publications
  • Ng Kah Hwa & Jessica Lim,” Mis-Selling and Suitability of Structured Products: Regulatory and Ethical Perspectives”, Paper presented at 15th Annual International Conference on Finance, 3-6 July 2017, Athens, Greece, organized by Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER).
  • Ng Kah Hwa, “Risk Management and Performance Management in Hospitality Industry: An Integrated Approach”, Paper Presented at Proceedings of GEBF 2014 (Global Economics, Business and Finance) Conference, Beijing, China, May 22-24, 2014. Paper published by Asia-Pacific Education and Research Association.
  • Stephan Hocht, Ng Kah Hwa, Julia Wiesent and Rudi Zagst (2009) “Fit for Leverage-Modelling of Hedge Fund Returns in View of Risk Management Purposes” , International Journal of Contemporary Mathematical Sciences, Vol.4, 2009 , no.19, 895-916.
  • Stephan Hocht, Ng Kah Hwa, Christoph Rosch and Rudi Zagst (2008) “ Asset-Liability Management in Financial Planning” , Journal of Wealth Management
  • Yuan Gao, Lim Kian Guan and Ng Kah Hwa (2004), “An Approximation Pricing Algorithm in an Incomplete Market: A Differential Geometric Approach,” Finance and Stochastics Vol. 8, No.4.
Courses Taught at UIC
  • Risk Management
  • Fixed Income Securities and Their Derivatives
  • Investments
  • Money, Banking and Financial Markets
  • Financial Modeling
  • Principles of Corporate Finance