PostDoctoral Researcher

HEC Montreal and Ghent University

Keven Bluteau is an SNSF Postdoctoral researcher, focusing on how the news media informed (or misinformed) financial markets. He hold a joint doctoral degree in Finance and Business Economics from the University of Neuch√Ętel and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, respectively. His current work is mainly centered around the field of Sentometrics, which lies at the intersection of text analysis (NLP) and econometrics.

He invested myself in computer programming from a young age. He now mainly focus on the R statistical language, and he is a proponent of open-source software and reproducible research. He is the author and co-author several R packages, including the MSGARCH, NSE, and the Sentometrics package, as well as the WordPower package, which is still in very early development.


  • Natural Languate Processing
  • Econometrics
  • Asset Pricing
  • Risk and Volatility Modeling


  • PhD in Finance, 2019

    University of Neuch√Ętel

  • MBA Finance, 2015

    Laval University

  • BAC, 2013

    Laval University