PhD (Durham); MSc (University of Glasgow); BSc (Lebanese American University).

Sina was a teaching assistant at Durham University before joining Middlesex University as a lecturer in Finance. Sina completed his PhD titled "Sources and Practicality of Momentum Profits: Evidence from the UK Market" in 2009. He received his Masters from University of Glasgow in Finance and his BSc in Computer Science from the Lebanese American University. Sina's research interests focus on stock market anomalies, in particular the momentum anomaly. His research area also includes asset pricing models and market microstructure.


Badreddine, Sina, Galariotis, Emilios and Phil Holmes, 2012, "The relevance of information and trading costs in explaining momentum profits: Evidence from optioned and non-optioned stocks",Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money 22 (3), 589 - 608.

Work in Progress:

Badreddine, Sina, Galariotis, Emilios and Phil Holmes, 2012, "Are Industry and Volatility Effects in Cross-Sectional Momentum Returns Conditional on Liquidity ?"

Corporate finance; Theory of finance; Financial markets and institutions; Investment management.

Stock market anomalies;

market microstructure;

Asset pricing.