Yury Kucheev is a visiting researcher from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden. His research is funded by the Jan Wallander and Tom Hedelius Foundation. Yury investigates the performance measurements in financial industry, focusing on the impact of MiFID II legislation and functions that financial analysts play on the market as well as on performance of active fund managers.
He holds a PhD (2017, cum laude) from both KTH in Sweden and Universidad Politecnica de Madrid in Spain under a double-degree program funded by the European Commission. He obtained a Master of Science in Solid State Physics (2009) and a PhD in Physics (2012) from the National University of Science and Technology “MISIS”, Moscow, Russia. For the past 10 consecutive years, Yury has performed research at leading multinational research centers in Russia, Germany, France, Spain, and Sweden. In 2018, he was a visiting associate at RCC Harvard.