Yuan Zhou is a Ph.D. Student in the Department of Finance at Mays Business School, Texas A&M University. He received his M.S. in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from the Johns Hopkins University in 2020 and his B.S in Mathematics from University of Washington (Seattle) in 2018. During at Johns Hopkins University, he worked as teaching assistant in Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, and assisted the instruction of Investments, and Fixed Income. Also, he worked as summer research assistant with Professor Helyette Geman on doing the factor analysis on Wheat Futures Market. His research interests are Hedge funds and Mutual funds, Asset Pricing and Market Microstructure.