Research Profile


Postgraduate Research Student

  • How does banking competition affect banking innovation ? (case in China)

    Bing’s research is focused on the relationship between banking competition and financial innovation in China, due to China’s recent emergence as a major global economic player as well as the recent trends in competition innovation in the Chinese banking sector. This study therefore aims at bridging this gap in the literature firstly by looking at the causal link between banking competition and financial innovation in general and secondly by focusing on the Chinese banking sector.

  • Bing Gong studied Accounting and Finance at Bangor University and holds an MSc in Money, Banking and Finance from the University of Birmingham. She is currently studying for a PhD in Banking Competition and Banking Innovation at the University of Northampton and her research interests include banking competition, banking innovation and bank loans.