Edward graduated from New York University's Stern School of Business with an MBA in International Finance. He also has a PhD from the University of Michigan. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Charter Member of The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI). He worked in professional practice at Continental Bank in Chicago and Standard & Poor's in New York and London where he gained experience in banking, credit risk and financial analysis, covering a wide range of blue chip and leveraged entities in industries and countries around the world. He later worked for fifteen years as an Executive Director in Investment Banking at Lehman Brothers International in London, as well as at the EBRD and CFA Institute, where he was Head of Education in EMEA.
Edward is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Accounting and Finance Department in the Business School, teaching corporate finance and economics, and leading MSc online programs. He has served on a number of committees including the Independent Standards Committee for Camden Council and the Academic Editorial Panel for CISI. He currently serves on the Academic Editorial Panels for CISI and IISES, and on the Ethics Committee for PRMIA. He has published articles for the New York Journal of Books, Enterprising Investor, Seeking Alpha, Financial Adviser, Ftfm, Professional Investor, Credit Week, Euromoney, GTNews, Euroweek and CFA Magazine, among others.
Edward has some fluency in Italian.
Edward is particularly interested in credit analysis and corporate governance.
Bace, Edward and Nguyen, Trang (2019) Vietnamese commercial banks and corporate governance. GATR Journal of Finance and Banking Review, 4 (2). pp. 73-81. ISSN 2636-9176
Bace, Edward (2019) Behavioral finance and implications for regulation: China’s stock market. In: London Business Conference in Business and Social Studies, 21 Aug 2019, London.
Nguyen, Trang and Bace, Edward (2019) Canadian commercial banks and corporate governance: 2006-2018. In: Applied Research International Conference on Multidisciplinary Studies & Education: ARICME 2019, 01-03 Apr 2019, Baku, Azerbaijan.
Bace, Edward (2018) Strategic human resources and corporate governance in banking. Journal of Human Resource Management, 21 (2). pp. 1-7. ISSN 2463-7683
Bace, Edward (2018) Asset liability management and credit risk. In: 38th International Academic Conference of IISES, 11-14 June 2018, Prague, Czech Republic.
Edward serves on the Academic Journal Panel of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment. He also frequently reviews finance and economic texts for the New York Journal of Books.