Essays about: "rating"

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  1. 1. Short-circuit Contributions from Fully-rated Converter Wind Turbines : Modeling and simulation of steady-state short-circuit contributions from FRC wind turbines in offshore wind power plants

    University essay from KTH/Elektriska energisystem

    Author : Joakim Ahnlund; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In recent years there has been an increase in wind power plants installed out at sea. The generated power of wind turbine generators (WTGs) are collected through numerous subsea cables into a single hub, the offshore platform. Subsequently, this platform is interconnected with the onshore main grid through a further stretch of cable. READ MORE

  2. 2. An automated system for assembling cold pressed segments

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för maskinteknik (MT); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för maskinteknik (MT)

    Author : Johan Kooiker; Kashira Roil Beto; [2014]
    Keywords : Mechanical engineering; product development; robot; gripper; material supply; pick and place; material handling; automated system.;

    Abstract : During the spring of 2014, Johan Kooiker and Kashira Roil Beto, students in mechanical engineering at Linnaeus University carried out a degree project together with Husqvarna construction products Sweden AB. The topic of this project was "product development" to develop an automated system for assembling cold pressed segments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Credit Rating - An essential tool for SwedishReal Estate Companies on a growing CapitalMarket for Real Estate Bonds?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Oscar Hägglund; Hampus Ållemark; [2014]
    Keywords : Capital market; corporate bonds; financial system; credit rating; real estate financing; shadow rating; investment grade; credit risk; Kapitalmarknaden; företagsobligationer; fastighetsobligationer; kreditvärdering; kreditrating; fastighetsfinansiering; skuggrating; investment grade; kreditrisk;

    Abstract : The capital market, with financial instruments such as corporate bonds, has over the last yearsemerged as an alternative financing source for Swedish real estate companies. A seeminglyunexplored market which given the real estate companies the possibility to diversify their loanstock and limit their exposure towards the bank. READ MORE

  4. 4. Regulating Credit Rating Agencies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Aljoscha Janssen; [2014]
    Keywords : Credit Rating Agencies; Rating shopping; Two-sided Market; Regulation; Reputation;

    Abstract : The credit rating industry is characterized by a conflict of interest for credit rating agencies (CRAs). Although they should act as a neutral screening institution between issuers and investors, issuers of securities pay them. As a result, CRAs are incentivized to inflate ratings and issuers shop for favorable ratings. READ MORE

  5. 5. PIGS or Lambs revisited: Reassessing the Role of Rating Agencies in the European Sovereign Debt Crisis

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Steffen Nauhaus; [2014]
    Keywords : Rating agencies; Sovereign ratings; Eurozone; Euro Crisis;

    Abstract : This paper examines whether credit rating agencies have indeed played as active a role in the Euro crisis as previously asserted. Using panel data methods for a set of 11 EMU countries, it assesses the robustness of an earlier analysis to the inclusion of additional explanatory variables. READ MORE