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Bond University commenced its programs in Actuarial Science in 2015, and has made a number of academic appointments which serve to strengthen our core capabilities in Big Data, as well as the specific applications of Big Data in areas such as Actuarial Science, Finance and Informatics.  Under the leadership of Professor Terry O’Neill, the establishment of a University Centre in Actuarial and Financial Big Data Analytics will help Bond University establish itself as a significant player in the Big Data and Analytics research space.

Members of the centre have specific big data analytics interests in finance, machine learning, risk management and climate change, amongst others.  Members of the centre have a genuine desire to collaborate and contribute their complimentary skills on a range of innovative big data projects.

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adolescent Social Sciences
fraud Social Sciences
Fuzzy Statistics Mathematics
alcohol consumption Social Sciences
alcohol Social Sciences
Model Mathematics
Time Series Analysis Mathematics
Extremal Optimization Mathematics

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Adrian Gepp

Person: Teaching and Research

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Julia Henker

Person: Teaching and Research

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Simone Kelly

Person: Teaching and Research


Research Output 1986 2019

Can economic sanctions lead to fraud? Nations might turn to virtual currencies if slapped with restrictions

Tiwari, M., Gepp, A. & Kumar, K., May 2019, In : Fraud Magazine. 34, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalMagazine ArticleResearch

Open Access
economic sanction
money laundering

Classification shifting to “hide” gains

Hu, J., Duncan, K. & Li, X., May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentationResearchpeer-review


Credit Rating Forecasting Using Machine Learning Techniques

Wallis, M., Kumar, K. & Gepp, A., Feb 2019, Managerial Perspectives on Intelligent Big Data Analytics. Sun, Z. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 180-198 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Credit rating
Machine learning
Comparative analysis

Activities 2009 2019

Bond University Research Integrity Advisor

Simone Kelly (Other)
6 Feb 201931 Dec 2020

Activity: Professional Development, Mentorship, Supervision and Other ActivitiesOther

Accounting and Finance (Journal)

Bruce Vanstone (Editor)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial Board Member

Samantha McDougall - Actuarial Honours Supervision

Adrian Gepp (Supervisor)

Activity: Professional Development, Mentorship, Supervision and Other ActivitiesNon-HDR Student Supervision

Student theses

Experiments with property driven monitoring of C programs

Author: Vorobyov, K., 10 Oct 2015

Supervisor: Krishnan, P. (Supervisor), Randall, M. (Supervisor) & Stocks, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Financial statement fraud detection using supervised learning methods

Author: Gepp, A., 10 Oct 2015

Supervisor: Kumar, K. (Supervisor) & Bhattacharya, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Financing, Firm Size and Productive Efficiency: the Effect of Family Ownership

Author: Barbera, F., 8 Feb 2014

Supervisor: Falvey, R. (Supervisor), Moores, K. (Supervisor) & Rajaguru, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis