D.G.J. (Dion) Bongaerts

Associate Professor
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2010

Dion Bongaerts is an Associate Professor of Finance at RSM Erasmus university. He specializes in the behavior of credit rating agencies, the pricing of credit risky instruments, and the origins and effects of market illiquidity. His work has been presented at major conferences around the world, including the AFA, WFA, EFA and NBER meetings and published in top tier academic journals including the Journal of Finance. He has received several grants, including a Veni grant from the Dutch National Science Foundation (NWO) and a Lamfalussy Fellowship from the ECB. Dr Bongaerts holds a PhD degree in Finance from the University of Amsterdam, an MSc in Econometrics from Maastricht University and has been a visiting scholar at Yale School of Management. Moreover, he has several years of professional experience as a risk management quant at ABN-AMRO bank.

  • D.G.J. Bongaerts (2010, juni 11). Overrated Credit Risk. UvA Prom./coprom.: Prof. Dr. J.J.A.G. Driessen & Prof. Dr. F.C.J.M. De Jong.
Lingtian Kong

The Cost of Market Efficiency: a micro-structural approach

Darya Yuferova

Price Discovery, Liquidity Provision, and Low-Latency Trading

Organization Membership

  • ERIM Award for 'Outstanding Performance by a Young Researcher' (2011)


  • Fellowship - ERIM early career talent programme (2011)



Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-39
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Latest publication

D.G.J. Bongaerts, J.J.A.G. Driessen & F.C.J.M. De Jong (2018). An asset pricing approach to liquidity effects in corporate bond markets. The Review of Financial Studies, 30 (4), 1229-1269.