Fan Sun received the MSc. degree in International Accounting and Financial Management from the University of East Anglia, UK in 2009. Before joining the Capital Markets project in 2011 she worked as a Senior Technic Consultant in Xinlung Education Group, UK for two years.
Her research background is in Statistics and Finance, including investment analysis, capital asset pricing model (CAPM), financial model uncertainty analysis. Currently, her main areas of research interest are in social media analysis in financial domain; sentiment analysis and opinion mining; business intelligence and information extraction; text mining; machine learning; natural language processing and computational linguistics; and software development.
Her research project focuses on sentiment analysis in the Capital Markets domain which aims to develop intelligent text processing and analysis tools to search key investor websites to collect sentiment data, both positive and negative in order to predict short term stock trading behaviour.