Mr Matias Leite

Research project: International Financial Regulation and Systematic Stability of the International Financial System


The study aims to analise International Financial Regulation and find a way to Systematic Stability of the GlobalFinancialSystem.

I am assessing the current international Financial Regulation of Central Banks Also, I m recommending ways to address identified  Legal changes of  International Financial Regulation to prevent further Financial Crises. 

  • Research degree: PhD
  • Title of project: International Financial Regulation and Systematic Stability of the International Financial System
  • Research supervisor: Dr Anna Labedzka
  • Other research supervisor: Dr Willem Spanjers


I graduated with an LLM Degree in International Trade Law at the University of Sussex. I developed commercially awareness and understanding of the role of the Contracts sales of goods and transportation. Furthermore, I achieved a bachelor's degree in International Law and Politics at London Metropolitan University. The study enabled me to build analytical skills, business studies and Microsoft Office Package abilities.

 During a Virtual Arbitration Internship at Forage and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, I developed excellent team member capabilities. In addition, I comfortably understood the interpretation of the financial data of HSBC during the Virtual Global Banking and Markets Analyst. The HSBC programme provided me with a professional attitude to colleagues and customers.

Areas of research interest

  • Banks Regulation
  • Financial Markets
  • Financial Institutions
  • Bank Supervision
  • Financial Crises
  • Financial Systems
  • International Law


  • PhD in Business, Social Sciences and Law, Department of Law, Kingston University
  • LLM in International Trade Law, School of Law, Sociology and Politics, the University of Sussex
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Law and International Politics, School of Law, and International Relations, London Metropolitan University
  • Spanish Language, Languages School, the University of Portsmouth
  • International Computer Driving Licence Certificate, Skills Training UK

Funding or awards received

  • Student finance England
  • Doctoral loan 2019-2022.
  • Completion award at Kingston University
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Why will the Rotterdam Rules 2008 achieve legal certainty and uniformity?

The University of Sussex, Brighton