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Dr. Yiannis Anagnostopoulos

Senior Lecturer
Accounting, Finance and Informatics

KH.BS.3017 Kingston Business School
Kingston Business School
Kingston Hill Campus
Kingston Upon Thames
Surrey, KT2 7LB
Room: 3017

020 8417 9000 Ext: 65602


Yiannis Anagnostopoulos is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Business School, and lectures in the areas of financial reporting, corporate/business finance, banking, portfolio management and risk management. He is also a Course Director for the MSc. programme in Banking and Finance, MSc. Finance and MSc. Investment and Financial Rik Management.  He formerly worked at the University of Aberdeen and University of East London. Prior to joining the HE Academy, Yiannis held managerial roles in both the public and private sectors.


Agency relationships in banking, the interplay between accounting standards, regulation & banking practice and behavioral finance.

Research Interest(s)

Yiannis is also involved in research in the academic market with regard to developing new programmes in the area of finance, money, banking and accounting.  

Current research/Published Material:

Anagnostopoulos, Y and Milad, A. (2016), Risk Pricing in Emerging Economies: Credit Scoring and Private Banking in Iran', International Journal of Finance and Banking Studies, Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp. 51-72

Anagnostopoulos, Y. (2016), , Project Finance, Energy Efficiency and Implication for Project Managers, United Nations Energy Programme, Energy Learning Journal, in Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2016, United Nations, September 6th

Anagnostopoulos, Y. (2016), The Project Management Triad, The European Centre of Technology Forum, Press Release, May 25th

Anagnostopoulos, Y. and Gkemitzis, C. (2013), 'Size, profitability and risk level effects of accounting disclosures: a study on the Greek banking industry', Public and Municipal Finance Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 7 - 26

Anagnostopoulos, Y. (2012), 'Greece will emerge from the crisis more replete and conscious', Kathimerini, 12/05/2012, online

'Anagnostopoulos Y. (2011),'IAS39 and Measurement Quality: Bankers' Perceptions', Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Vol.12, No. 2,  pp. 157-178

'Anagnostopoulos Y. and Buckland R. (2007), 'Bank accounting and bank value: Harmonising (d)effects of a common accounting culture?', Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, Vol.15 (4), pp. 360-380, November

'Anagnostopoulos Y. (2006), 'Questionable Harmonizing Effects of a Common Accounting Culture', Institute of Economic Affairs, Greece, Chamber of Commerce Proceedings, August '

Anagnostopoulos Y. (2006), Perceptions of Value among preparers of Bank Accounts, research report prepared for British Banks

'Anagnostopoulos Y and Buckland R (2005) 'Historical Cost vs. Fair Value Accounting in Banking', Journal of Banking Regulation, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 109-127

'Anagnostopoulos Y. (2004), 'Hardwiring the new credit culture', Institute for Financial Economics, Greece, May, Vol. 1,pp.29-42, November


Conferences attended/presented:

'Basel III and Regulatory Capital Arbitrage',14th Annual International Conference on Accounting and Finance, 4-7 July 2016, Athens, Greece

Accounting & Finance 2011, 'Risk Disclosure Policies: A cross-sectional study of the Greek Banking Industry', GSTF (Global Science Forum), 23-24 May 2011,Singapore

BAA/SEAG, 'Changing Measurement Boundaries in Banks', South East Accounting Group, Kingston University, 10 September, 2009 

Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER), 'Value Perceptions in Banking', October 17-20, 2008, Athens, Greece, Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER),

International Symposium on Economic Theory, Policy and Applications: 'The potential implications of the new (accounting) measurement techniques to reflect underlying economic values', August 21-23, 2006, Athens, Greece

1st Conference in International Financial Reporting: Accounting Risks and Legal Liability, 'IAS39 and Value Perceptions', University of Westminster, 29 March 2006

ACCA National Conference on Evolutions in Accounting: 'Philosophy of Accounting: Static, Dynamic or Fair Value? University of Herriot Watt, Scotland, UK,

May 2005, Conference on Accounting & Finance Research and Research Methodology: Historical Cost vs. Fair Value Accounting and Implications for Bank Capital Management, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, September 2005 

2nd Conference of Applied Financial Economics, Research and Training Institute of the East Aegean: "Hardwiring the New Credit Culture for Banks" Samos, Greece, 8 May 2004.



MSc. Banking and Finance

MSc. Finance / MSc. Investment and Financial Risk Management

BSc. Accounting and Finance


Corporate Finance

Financial Regulation and Compliance

Bank Financial Risk Management

Financial Management

Risk Financing


Prior to teaching Yiannis has worked for Governmental and Non-Governmental Institutions in roles that entailed financial forecasting and preparation of budgets.


Yiannis has also worked with various agencies with the aim of preparing employees of various companies such as Total Elf Fina, C.I.L and also governmental Councils for professional qualifications exams such as ACCA, CIMA and Project Management Certification (Prince II).

Yiannis has also been involved in the capacity of external consultant in bank restructuring cases in the banking sector. He is also an external Consultant for the United Nations Renewable Energy Research and Education.


Member of the Association of Accountancy and Finance Academics (Greece)

Member of the British Accounting Association

Prince 2 Certified Project Management Practitioner

PGCHE Certified

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

External Evaluator  for the Hellenic Quality Assurance Agency (HQAA) overseeing quality standards for the Greek HE Sector.

External Examiner for the Universities of Hertfordshire and Southampton Solent

Member of the Editorial Board / Reviewer for:

i) JETEMS (Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences)

ii) Journal of Insurance Markets and Companies: Analyses and Actuarial Computations

iii) JAAR (Journal of Applied Accounting Research)

iv) Universal Journal of Industrial and Business Management

v) International Journal of Economic Sciences and Applied Research








Recent Publications

Number of items: 8.


Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis (2016) Project finance, energy efficiency and implications for project managers. Energy Learning Journal, 151(1),

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis and Abedi, Milad (2016) Risk pricing in emerging economies : credit scoring and private banking in Iran. International Journal of Finance & Banking Studies, 5(1), pp. 51-72. ISSN (online) 2147-4486

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis (2016) The project management triad. The European Centre of Technology,

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis and Buckland, Roger (2011) IAS39 and measurement quality: bankers' perceptions. Journal of Applied Accounting Research, 12(2), pp. 157-178. ISSN (print) 0967-5426

Anagnostopoulos, Ioannis and Buckland, Roger (2007) Bank accounting and bank value: harmonising (d)effects of a common accounting culture? Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 15(4), pp. 360-380. ISSN (print) 1358-1988

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis and Buckland, Roger (2005) Historical cost versus fair value accounting in banking: implications for supervision, provisioning, financial reporting and market discipline. Journal of Banking Regulation, 6(2), pp. 109-127. ISSN (print) 1745-6452

Conference or Workshop Item

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis and Skordoulis, Rosemary (2011) Risk disclosure policies: a cross-sectional analysis of the Greek banking industry. In: The 2nd Annual Faculty of Business and Law Conference: Emerging Issues in Business and Law; 10 May 2011, Kingston upon Thames, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Anagnostopoulos, Yiannis and Buckland, R (2009) IAS 39 and measurement quality: bankers' perceptions. In: British Accounting Association (BAA) South Eastern Area Group (SEAG) Annual Conference; 10 sep 2009, Kingston Upon Thames, U.K.. (Unpublished)

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