SIRCA wishes to notify our CoreLogic RP Data Users that there has been a delay to the November release of the CoreLogic RP Data monthly update file. We apologise for the delay and are working to release this data as soon as possible.
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SIRCA is pleased to announce the winners of the SIRCA Best Paper Award at the Behavioral Finance and Capital Markets (BFCM) Conference are Tālis J. Putniņš (UTS) for his co-authored paper titled ‘Volatility After-Effects: Evidence from the Field’ found here, and Sean Foley (The University of Sydney) for his co-authored paper ‘Is There An Optimal Closing Mechanism’ found here.
SIRCA would like to congratulate Tālis and Sean for jointly winning the SIRCA Best Paper Award at the BFCM Conference.
SIRCA is pleased to announce our support of the FMCGC to be held at the Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto over 31 March – 1 April, 2016. Please see the website for more details.
SIRCA are sponsoring a $1,000 prize for the best paper which has used SIRCA data (this includes the full range of SIRCA data from Corporate Governance to the ASX intraday tick data with regulatory disclosures, and the Thomson Reuters intraday tick data and news). Please note, the use of SIRCA data must be acknowledged in the paper.
The deadline for paper submissions is 22 January, 2016.
SIRCA has released the latest update for the Corporate Governance dataset, providing company report details through to the end of 2014. Histories back to 2001 have been added for companies that became large during 2014, and our annual update process continued to gather data for companies that fell out of the largest 500 group during 2014.
Our Corporate Governance dataset is available through the Member Portal.
SIRCA’s YRW5 submissions are being reviewed and finalised. We are again delighted with the high quality of papers received this year and look forward to the presentations of the successful applicants at the University of Technology, Sydney over 19-20 November.
All applicants will receive an email confirming their position for the YRW5 event shortly.
The paper submissions for SIRCA’s YRW5 event have now closed. Thank you to the SIRCA Members who have submitted their papers, we look forward to reading them.
SIRCA will be in contact with the successful candidates by 19 October, 2015.
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We would like to congratulate the winners of the SIRCA sponsored Best Paper Award from the 2015 AFAANZ conference: Dale Fu, Elizabeth Carson and Roger Simnett.
Their paper titled “Behind the Transparency Report: Examining the Influence of the Partner Remuneration Schemes on Audit Quality” can be found here.
SIRCA will be holding a training session at the Australian National University in Canberra on Friday July 17, 2015 commencing at 9.30am. Please contact the ANU SIRCA Representative for training room information or email email@example.com for more details.
SIRCA wishes to congratulate Andrew Ainsworth (University of Sydney) and Adrian D. Lee (University of Technology, Sydney) on their paper titled “Waiting costs and limit order book liquidity: Evidence from the ex-dividend deadline in Australia”. This paper was published in the Journal of Financial Markets (Sept. 2014) and the winner of the Philip Brown Prize (2014) as the Best Published Paper using SIRCA data in an A* journal in the previous calendar year.
This prize recognises the significant contribution Philip Brown made in the establishment of SIRCA and the work he did in developing databases used for finance and accounting research. SIRCA were honoured for Philip Brown to personally award the 2014 Prize to Andrew Ainsworth at the AFAANZ conference in Hobart, Tasmania.
SIRCA are pleased to support the AFAANZ 2015 conference this year with our exhibitor participation, a SIRCA Best Paper Award, and through the AFAANZ/SIRCA Research Grants. If you are in Hobart for this conference, come and see the SIRCA representatives in the exhibitor area to share with us your research outcomes using the SIRCA platform and our unique data offerings. We will be thrilled to learn of your successes.
Please note that the announcement of the winners of the Philip Brown Prize for Best Published Paper in an A* journal from 2014 will take place at the AFAANZ Plenary Session on Tuesday 7 July at 10.30am .