Dr Faeezah Peerbhai


Dr Faeezah Peerbhai is a senior lecturer in Finance. She has over a decade of teaching experience in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses (Capital market theory, Quantitative methods in Finance, Corporate Finance and Portfolio Management).   She holds a PHD in Finance and is the current Programme Manager for the Postgraduate Diploma in Finance, Banking and Investment Management (PGDip FBIM). Her research interests include Islamic finance, asset pricing, market microstructure, and exchange traded funds.  Peerbhai is also an active researcher and is involved in supervising honours, masters and PHD students. 

Academic Qualifications

  • B Com (Information Systems and Finance)
  • B Com Honours (Finance)
  • M Com (Finance)
  • PHD (Finance)

Professional Qualifications

  • South African Finance Association (SAFA)

Research Interests

  • Islamic finance
  • Behavioural finance
  • Asset pricing
  • Exchange traded funds
  • Market microstructure