Moustafa AbuELFadl

Assistant Professor, Finance and International Business
Faculty, Graduate Study in Business

Specialty:Corporate Finance , Market Microstructure , Portfolio Management , Bonds and Derivatives
Phone:(607) 274-3692
Office:408 Park Center
Ithaca, NY 14850

Raised in Cairo, Egypt, Moustafa Abu El Fadl graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration and finished his graduate studies and received a master degree in Investment Finance. Moustafa won a scholarship to come to the United States to pursue further graduate studies in Business. After receiving an M.B.A from the University of Arizona, he attained his CFA ( Charter Financial Analyst) designation and masters in Economics and earned his Ph.D. in Finance from Old Dominion University in Virginia, USA. He also worked in the Investment Banking industry, specifically in the merger and acquisitions department.

Moustafa' s keen interest in making an impact on the field of Financial research, he founded and launched the International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives ( IJBD). He currently serves as the Journal Editor-In-Chief. He is particularly interested in giving authors the potential to improve their work and publish with no excessive waiting periods or fees that can often burden new scholars, specifically international scholars.  International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives is published by Inderscience Publishers. Moustafa strives to progress the International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives ( IJBD) to be among the top journals in the filed of Bonds and Derivatives.

Moustafa is an active scholar and has published 10 scholarly articles and presented more than 10 working papers in prestigious Finance conferences. He is also the principal contact for the CFA University Recognition Program at Ithaca College.

Moustafa has a wide portfolio of teaching experience. He teaches Business Finance, Advanced  Business Finance, Security Analysis and Valuation, Financial Market and Institutions, Fixed Income, Personal Finance, Introduction to Business, and Portfolio Management. 


Ph.D. Finance, Old Dominion University , USA

Master in Economics, Old Dominion University , USA

MBA , Major Entrepreneurship , University of Arizona , USA                                                                                                                          

Master , Investment Finance , Ain Shams University , Egypt.

CFA ( Charter Financial Analyst), Virginia , USA.

B.S Business Administration , Helwan University, Egypt.