Ioannis (Yianni) Floros
Visiting Academic Scholar
Office of Corporate Finance

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh, 2008
  • M.S. Economics and Finance, University of Warwick, 1999
  • B.S. Economics, University of Piraeus, 1998

Fields of Interest

  • Corporate governance
  • Financing policy and capital structure
  • Financial contracting
Visiting Academic Scholar
Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
2012–present
Adjunct Professor of Finance and Member of the Academic Board
Zurich Elite Business School
2011–present
Assistant Professor of Finance
Iowa State University
2008–present
Financial Analyst
Accenture S.A.
1999–2003
  • Ioannis V. Floros and Travis R.A. Sapp, Why Do So Many Firms Issue Private Equity Repeatedly? On the Information Content of Repeated PIPE Offerings?, 2012, Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming.
  • James R. Brown and Ioannis V. Floros, Private Equity and Real Firm Activity: Evidence from PIPEs, 2012, Journal of Corporate Finance 18, 151-165.
  • Richard B. Carter, Frederick H. Dark, Ioannis V. Floros and Travis R.A. Sapp, Characterizing the Risk of IPO Initial Returns, 2011, Financial Management 40, 1067-1086.
  • Ioannis V. Floros and Travis R.A. Sapp, Shell Games: On the Stock Price Performance of Shell Companies, 2011, Journal of Corporate Finance 17, 850-867.
  • Matthew T. Billett and Ioannis V. Floros, Do Investor Identity and Contract Terms Interact? Evidence From the Wealth Effects of Private Placements.
  • Matthew T. Billett, Ioannis V. Floros and Jon A. Garfinkel, At-The-Market Offerings.
  • Ioannis V. Floros, Nandu J. Nagarajan and Shiva Sivaramakrishnan, Revisiting the Signaling Versus Self-Dealing Hypothesis in Insiders' Participation in Private Equity Placements.
  • Ioannis V. Floros and Kuldeep Shastri, A Comparison of Penny Stock IPOs and Shell Reverse Mergers As Alternative Mechanisms to Going Public.

University Presentations

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 2012
Cornerstone Research, 2011
Iowa State University, 2010
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2010
University of Iowa, 2009
RSM Erasmus University, 2008
Baruch College, 2008
University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2008
Seton Hall University, 2008
University of Piraeus, 2008