Essays about: "IPOs underpricing"

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  1. 1. IPO Underpricing in NASDAQ First North Stockholm: Can Investors Beat the Market?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emilija Bruzgyte; Gulnura Guliyeva; [2016]
    Keywords : IPO underpricing; Initial Public Offerings; Nasdaq First North Sweden; IPO influencing factors; multiple regression model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) represent the first sale of the firms’ shares to the public. By setting lower offer prices, companies going public create opportunities for investors to earn abnormal returns, making IPOs an attractive investment strategy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Underpricing in IPOs and the Effects of IPO Cyclicality and Owners' Investment Philosophy

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Rasmus Andersson; Jonatan Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering IPO ; Underpricing; European Equity Capital Markets; Investment Philosophy; IPO Cyclicality;

    Abstract : We examine underpricing levels in initial public offerings ("IPOs") using a sample consisting of 50 private equity-backed, 50 venture capital-backed and 113 non-sponsored IPOs. The sample is collected using offering data from firms listed on the UK Main Market, International Main Market and AIM on the London Stock Exchange, between the years of 2006-2015. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sorting out a Profitable Strategy from IPO's : A quantitative study about underpricing and different Buy-and-Hold strategies for IPO's on the Swedish Stock Exchange

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Christoffer Johansson; [2016]
    Keywords : IPO; underpricing; underperformance; efficient market hypothesis; volatility;

    Abstract : An alternative way to invest on the stock market is to invest in IPO’s. An IPO (InitialPublic Offering) is the first time a company goes public on a stock market, giving outshares to private investors and financial institutions. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of numerical superstition on IPO underpricing in the People’s Republic of China

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : E.V.A. Dieben; [2016]
    Keywords : IPO underpricing; A-share market; Numerical superstition; China;

    Abstract : In Chinese culture, certain digits are considered lucky and others unlucky. This thesis evaluates how numerical superstition affects financial decision-making in the Chinese A-share IPO market for the period between 2003-2015. READ MORE

  5. 5. IPO Underpricing and Ownership Structure : A Comparison of Family Firms and Non-Family Firms

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Westin; Simon Wiklund; [2016]
    Keywords : Initial public offering; IPO; family firms; initial return; underpricing; dual class share structure;

    Abstract : Underpricing in an Initial Public Offering (IPO) is often used as a means of retaining control of the company when going public. Therefore, first day returns post-IPO can be substantial for investors. READ MORE