Essays about: "rating"

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  1. 1. Stock Market Impact of Sovereign Credit Rating Announcements: The Case of GIIPS and BRIC countries during the European Sovereign Debt Crisis of 2009-2013

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Alexander Paterson; Delphine Gauthier; [2014]
    Keywords : Sovereign Credit Rating; Cumulative Abnormal Return; GIIPS; BRIC; Credit Rating Agency;

    Abstract : In this study, we analyse the effects of sovereign credit rating reviews on national stock market performances in GIIPS and BRIC countries during the European Sovereign Debt Crisis of 2009-2013. Through an event study, we test the Null Hypothesis that cumulative abnormal returns on national stock market indices are zero and find that sovereign debt downgrades produce negative cumulative abnormal returns for GIIPS countries, the effect being larger for small economies compared to big economies. READ MORE

  2. 2. A new dimension to Risk Assessment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Marta Ruiz Chaparro; [2014]
    Keywords : Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Traditional risk assessment frameworks have been focused primarily on thefactors of likelihood and impact, utilizing either a numerical (e.g. 1 to 5) orqualitative (e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Responding to the Eurozone Crisis - Applying the Shadow Rating Approach to Determine Economic Capital for Sovereign Exposures

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Simon Koskinen Rosemarin; [2014]
    Keywords : Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : The recent European sovereign-debt crisis has made it clear that exposurestowards sovereigns contain credit risk. However, according to the Basel framework'sstandardized approach banks are not required to hold any regulatory capitalfor highly rated sovereigns. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of banks on companies' accounting choices -A study of K2 and K3

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emil Ahlström; Ena Hamzic; [2013-06-14]
    Keywords : Rules-based; principle-based; credit rating; small and medium-sized business; K2; K3; accounting;

    Abstract : Objective:Theobjectiveofthispaperistodevelopasharedunderstandingofwhataffectsdifferentbanks’lendingprocess,howbankssettosimilarcompanies’choiceofdifferentaccountingrulesandtheirincentivestoaffectcompanies.Method:Inordertoanswertheresearchquestiondatahasbeencollectedthroughinterviewsandliteratureconsistingmainlyofarticles. READ MORE

  5. 5. Deep brain stimulation of subthalamic nucleus and caudal zona incerta in patients with Parkinson’s disease: A perceptual study of effects on articulatory precision

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Logopedi; Umeå universitet/Logopedi

    Author : Fanny Lundgren; Johanna Qvist; [2013]
    Keywords : Articulatory precision; Parkinson’s disease; DBS; STN; cZi;

    Abstract : AbstractBackground Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a viable surgical treatment method for Parkinson’s disease (PD). It has positive effects on the classical motor symptoms, but effects on speech and voice are not equally beneficial. READ MORE