Dr Anton Miglo

  • Lecturer in Finance (Accounting & Finance)

Biography

Dr Miglo is Lecturer in Finance in Adam Smith Business School (Accounting & Finance) and PG FinTech Dissertations/Projects lead. He completed his PhD in 2005 researching financing strategies, capital structure theory and management. Prior to working in academia, Dr Miglo worked at several European banks reaching the position of Head of the Department of Securities. His job functions included investments, trading stocks and organising the issues of securities. Since 2004, Dr Miglo has been working full time in academia. His research interests are focused on fintech, crowdfunding, entrepreneurial finance, financial economics, corporate finance and capital structure management. He has published both theoretical and empirical papers. In 2016, he published a book with Palgrave MacMillan/Springer about capital structure theory and management. He has  published an article about crowdfunding in Small Business Economics journal (3* on ABS and Level A on ABDC). Dr Miglo is married and has a son. He enjoys reading and outdoor activities.

Research interests

Areas of expertise:

FinTech; Crowdfunding; Entrepreneurial Finance; Capital Structure Management; Initial Coin Offerings; Financial Education; Corporate Finance 

Dr Miglo is interested in both theoretical and empirical research. 

Current research projects:

(joint with Betty Wu, University of Glasgow, 2022-) Comparing Crowdfunding Success Factors in UK Cities 

(joint with Amrish Patel, University of East Anglia, 2021-) Donation-based crowdfunding vs. traditional charity fundraising 

 

Publications

Selected publications

Miglo, A. (2022) Crowdfunding and bank financing: substitutes or complements? Small Business Economics, 59(3), pp. 1115-1142. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-021-00571-9)

Miglo, A. and Miglo, V. (2019) Market imperfections and crowdfunding. Small Business Economics, 53(1), pp. 51-79. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-018-0037-1)

Miglo, A. , Lee, Z. and Liang, S. (2014) Capital structure of Internet companies: case study. Journal of Internet Commerce, 13(3-4), pp. 253-281. (doi: 10.1080/15332861.2014.961348)

Miglo, A. (2016) Capital Structure in the Modern World. Palgrave Macmillan: Cham. ISBN 9783319307121 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-30713-8)

Miglo, A. (2011) Trade-off, pecking order, signaling, and market timing models. In: Baker, H. K. and Martin, G. S. (eds.) Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice. Series: Robert W. Kolb series in finance. Wiley: Hoboken, NJ, pp. 171-189. ISBN 9780470569528 (doi: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch10)

Miglo, A. (2017) Timing of earnings and capital structure. North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 40, pp. 1-15. (doi: 10.1016/j.najef.2017.01.001)

All publications

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Number of items: 25.

2024

Miglo, A. (2024) ICO vs. equity financing under imperfect, complex and asymmetric information. FinTech, 3(1), pp. 17-39. (doi: 10.3390/fintech3010002)

2022

Miglo, A. (2022) Crowdfunding and bank financing: substitutes or complements? Small Business Economics, 59(3), pp. 1115-1142. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-021-00571-9)

Miglo, A. (2022) Choice between IEO and ICO: speed vs. liquidity vs. risk. FinTech, 1(3), pp. 276-293. (doi: 10.3390/fintech1030021)

Miglo, A. (2022) Theories of crowdfunding and token issues: a review. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 15(5), 218. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm15050218)

Miglo, A. (2022) Theories of financing for entrepreneurial firms: a review. International Review of Entrepreneurship, 20(2), pp. 301-330.

2021

Miglo, A. (2021) Crowdfunding under market feedback, asymmetric information and overconfident entrepreneur. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, 11(4), 20190018. (doi: 10.1515/erj-2019-0018)

Miglo, A. (2021) Crowdfunding: definitions, foundations and framework. In: Lenart-Gansiniec, R. and Chen, J. (eds.) Crowdfunding in the Public Sector: Theory and Best Practices. Series: Contributions to finance and accounting. Springer: Cham, pp. 1-19. ISBN 9783030778408 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-77841-5_1)

Miglo, A. (2021) STO vs. ICO: a theory of token issues under moral hazard and demand uncertainty. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 14(6), 232. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm14060232)

2020

Miglo, A. (2020) Zero-debt policy under asymmetric information, flexibility and free cash flow considerations. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 13(12), 296. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm13120296)

Miglo, A. (2020) Financing of entrepreneurial firms in Canada: some patterns. Administrative Sciences, 10(3), 50. (doi: 10.3390/admsci10030050)

Miglo, A. (2020) Crowdfunding in a competitive environment. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 13(3), 39. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm13030039)

2019

Miglo, A. and Miglo, V. (2019) Market imperfections and crowdfunding. Small Business Economics, 53(1), pp. 51-79. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-018-0037-1)

2017

Miglo, A. (2017) Timing of earnings and capital structure. North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 40, pp. 1-15. (doi: 10.1016/j.najef.2017.01.001)

2016

Miglo, A. (2016) Capital Structure in the Modern World. Palgrave Macmillan: Cham. ISBN 9783319307121 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-30713-8)

2014

Miglo, A. , Lee, Z. and Liang, S. (2014) Capital structure of Internet companies: case study. Journal of Internet Commerce, 13(3-4), pp. 253-281. (doi: 10.1080/15332861.2014.961348)

2011

Miglo, A. (2011) Trade-off, pecking order, signaling, and market timing models. In: Baker, H. K. and Martin, G. S. (eds.) Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice. Series: Robert W. Kolb series in finance. Wiley: Hoboken, NJ, pp. 171-189. ISBN 9780470569528 (doi: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch10)

Miglo, A. (2011) Can corporate taxation be explained by limited liability? In: Morland, R. B. and Gagglione, A. J. (eds.) Business and Finance: Performance and Management. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 185-190. ISBN 9781611229363

Miglo, A. (2011) Empire-building: underinvestment and capital gain taxation. In: Morland, R. B. and Gagglione, A. J. (eds.) Business and Finance: Performance and Management. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 191-198. ISBN 9781611229363

2010

Miglo, A. (2010) Capital structure and earnings manipulation. Journal of Economics and Business, 62(5), pp. 367-382. (doi: 10.1016/j.jeconbus.2010.05.001)

Miglo, A. (2010) Project financing versus corporate financing under asymmetric information. Journal of Business and Economics Research, 8(8), pp. 27-42. (doi: 10.19030/jber.v8i8.749)

Miglo, A. (2010) Can corporate taxation be explained by limited liability? In: Berube, W. J. and Pinto, C. N. (eds.) Taxation, Tax Policies and Income Taxes. Series: Monetary, fiscal and trade policies series. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 201-205. ISBN 9781607416265

2009

Miglo, A. (2009) Property rights and earnings manipulation. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 31, pp. 116-128.

Miglo, A. (2009) Earnings-based compensation contracts under asymmetric information. Manchester School, 77(2), pp. 225-243. (doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9957.2008.02095.x)

2007

Miglo, A. (2007) A note on corporate taxation, limited liability, and asymmetric information. Journal of Economics, 92(1), pp. 11-19. (doi: 10.1007/s00712-007-0281-3)

Miglo, A. (2007) Debt-equity choice as a signal of earnings profile over time. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 47(1), pp. 69-93. (doi: 10.1016/j.qref.2006.07.001)

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Number of items: 25.

Articles

Miglo, A. (2024) ICO vs. equity financing under imperfect, complex and asymmetric information. FinTech, 3(1), pp. 17-39. (doi: 10.3390/fintech3010002)

Miglo, A. (2022) Crowdfunding and bank financing: substitutes or complements? Small Business Economics, 59(3), pp. 1115-1142. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-021-00571-9)

Miglo, A. (2022) Choice between IEO and ICO: speed vs. liquidity vs. risk. FinTech, 1(3), pp. 276-293. (doi: 10.3390/fintech1030021)

Miglo, A. (2022) Theories of crowdfunding and token issues: a review. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 15(5), 218. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm15050218)

Miglo, A. (2022) Theories of financing for entrepreneurial firms: a review. International Review of Entrepreneurship, 20(2), pp. 301-330.

Miglo, A. (2021) Crowdfunding under market feedback, asymmetric information and overconfident entrepreneur. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, 11(4), 20190018. (doi: 10.1515/erj-2019-0018)

Miglo, A. (2021) STO vs. ICO: a theory of token issues under moral hazard and demand uncertainty. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 14(6), 232. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm14060232)

Miglo, A. (2020) Zero-debt policy under asymmetric information, flexibility and free cash flow considerations. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 13(12), 296. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm13120296)

Miglo, A. (2020) Financing of entrepreneurial firms in Canada: some patterns. Administrative Sciences, 10(3), 50. (doi: 10.3390/admsci10030050)

Miglo, A. (2020) Crowdfunding in a competitive environment. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 13(3), 39. (doi: 10.3390/jrfm13030039)

Miglo, A. and Miglo, V. (2019) Market imperfections and crowdfunding. Small Business Economics, 53(1), pp. 51-79. (doi: 10.1007/s11187-018-0037-1)

Miglo, A. (2017) Timing of earnings and capital structure. North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 40, pp. 1-15. (doi: 10.1016/j.najef.2017.01.001)

Miglo, A. , Lee, Z. and Liang, S. (2014) Capital structure of Internet companies: case study. Journal of Internet Commerce, 13(3-4), pp. 253-281. (doi: 10.1080/15332861.2014.961348)

Miglo, A. (2010) Capital structure and earnings manipulation. Journal of Economics and Business, 62(5), pp. 367-382. (doi: 10.1016/j.jeconbus.2010.05.001)

Miglo, A. (2010) Project financing versus corporate financing under asymmetric information. Journal of Business and Economics Research, 8(8), pp. 27-42. (doi: 10.19030/jber.v8i8.749)

Miglo, A. (2009) Property rights and earnings manipulation. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 31, pp. 116-128.

Miglo, A. (2009) Earnings-based compensation contracts under asymmetric information. Manchester School, 77(2), pp. 225-243. (doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9957.2008.02095.x)

Miglo, A. (2007) A note on corporate taxation, limited liability, and asymmetric information. Journal of Economics, 92(1), pp. 11-19. (doi: 10.1007/s00712-007-0281-3)

Miglo, A. (2007) Debt-equity choice as a signal of earnings profile over time. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 47(1), pp. 69-93. (doi: 10.1016/j.qref.2006.07.001)

Books

Miglo, A. (2016) Capital Structure in the Modern World. Palgrave Macmillan: Cham. ISBN 9783319307121 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-30713-8)

Book Sections

Miglo, A. (2021) Crowdfunding: definitions, foundations and framework. In: Lenart-Gansiniec, R. and Chen, J. (eds.) Crowdfunding in the Public Sector: Theory and Best Practices. Series: Contributions to finance and accounting. Springer: Cham, pp. 1-19. ISBN 9783030778408 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-77841-5_1)

Miglo, A. (2011) Trade-off, pecking order, signaling, and market timing models. In: Baker, H. K. and Martin, G. S. (eds.) Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice. Series: Robert W. Kolb series in finance. Wiley: Hoboken, NJ, pp. 171-189. ISBN 9780470569528 (doi: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch10)

Miglo, A. (2011) Can corporate taxation be explained by limited liability? In: Morland, R. B. and Gagglione, A. J. (eds.) Business and Finance: Performance and Management. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 185-190. ISBN 9781611229363

Miglo, A. (2011) Empire-building: underinvestment and capital gain taxation. In: Morland, R. B. and Gagglione, A. J. (eds.) Business and Finance: Performance and Management. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 191-198. ISBN 9781611229363

Miglo, A. (2010) Can corporate taxation be explained by limited liability? In: Berube, W. J. and Pinto, C. N. (eds.) Taxation, Tax Policies and Income Taxes. Series: Monetary, fiscal and trade policies series. Nova Science Publishers: New York, pp. 201-205. ISBN 9781607416265

This list was generated on Wed May 22 15:12:59 2024 BST.

Teaching

Fundamentals of Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding and Token Issues

Entrepreneurial Finance

International Financial Management

PG FinTech Dissertations/Projects 

Financial Modelling

Professional activities & recognition

Selected international presentations

  • 2022: Royal Economic Society Annual Meeting Section G27 Corporate Finance; https://virtual.oxfordabstracts.com/#/event/2363/program?session=33150&s=1400 (On-line; https://www.res.org.uk/event-listing/res-2022-annual-conference.html)
  • 2021: British Accounting and Finance Association Annual Meeting; (On-line; https://bafa.ac.uk/events/events-past/annual-conference-with-doctoral-masterclasses-2021.html)
  • 2019: British Accounting and Finance Association Annual Meeting; Section Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing (University of Birmingham; Birmingham)
  • 2018: Royal Economic Society Annual Meeting (University of Sussex; Brighton)
  • 2009: American Finance Association Annual Meeting (San Francisco)