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Akash Goyal

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Biography

Akash Goyal is an institutional asset management associate at PNC, where he conducts quantitative research for the firm’s multi-factor small-cap equity group. He has passed all three levels of the CFA exam. Goyal holds a BA in economics from the University of Chicago and is currently an MS candidate in computer science at the University of Chicago.

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Investing in Small-Cap Biotech through Hedge Funds

After analyzing small-cap biotech data from 2007 on, Akash Goyal has found that higher hedge fund ownership is positively correlated with forward returns and that stocks with higher short interest are correlated with negative forward returns.