Essays about: "rating"

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  1. 1. Assessing the acceptability and applicability of best practice approach in hotels' recruitment and selection process

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Vasileios Filippopolitis; [2016]
    Keywords : Recruitment and selection; small to medium size hotels; best practice approach; informality;

    Abstract : Since best practice approach emerged and acquired legitimacy in the human resource field, prescriptive guidelines were introduced on how firms should conduct their recruitment and selection activities. The proponents of the model describe a structured process that could result in better recruitment, hiring and broader organizational outcomes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bringing KTH’s Environmental Performance to an Internationally Leading Level

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : André Wassberg; [2016]
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    Abstract : This report analyses the types of international ratings/rankings available for universities to measure their sustainability performance. Sustainability has become an increasing topic of interest for universities to attract students as well as lowering their environmental footprint. READ MORE

  3. 3. Market Reaction to Seasoned Equity Offerings by European Banks during the Recent Financial Crisis

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Pierdomenico Polito; Jannes Pietschmann; [2015]
    Keywords : European banks; Capital ratio; Crisis; Seasoned equity offerings;

    Abstract : This thesis attempts to assess the short-term costs of raising new equity for European banks during the recent crisis. We analyze the effect of seasoned equity offerings (SEOs) on stock prices and CDS spreads, using an event study methodology. READ MORE

  4. 4. Post- Credit Announcement Drift- An Empirical Assessment of Credit Rating Announcements and Their Influence on the US Equity Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Ebba Lilliehöök; Oliver Peldius; [2015]
    Keywords : Post-Credit Announcement Drift; Market Efficiency; Abnormal Returns; Credit Rating Changes; Credit Rating Agencies;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is twofold; (i) to investigate whether credit rating announcements result in a drift in stock prices on the US equity market and, if proven, (ii) how the drift is affected by firm size and the presence of extreme credit rating announcements. Using a sample of 2 922 credit rating announcements, this study examines the long-run stock performance subsequent to credit rating announcements, i. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dependence Modelling and Risk Analysis in a Joint Credit-Equity Framework

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Fredrik Backman; [2015]
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    Abstract : This thesis is set in the intersection between separate types of financial markets, with emphasis on joint risk modelling. Relying on empirical findings pointing toward the ex- istence of dependence across equity and corporate debt markets, a simulation framework intended to capture this property is developed. READ MORE