Essays about: "Corporate Acquisitions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 99 essays containing the words Corporate Acquisitions.

  1. 1. Determinants of Mergers & Acquisitions Activity : A quantitative study on public Swedish firms

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Hjalmar Johnson; Carl Scherstén; [2022]
    Keywords : mergers acquisitions; activity; monetary policy; repo rate; quantitative easing; solvency; liquidity; industry; pecking-order theory; trade-off theory; agency theory;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effect of monetary policy, focusing on repo rate and the expansion of QE programs, on Mergers and Acquisitions activity in publicly listed companies on the Swedish Stock Exchange. The study also investigates whether there are significant relationships between companies’ acquisition activity, their solvency or liquidity ratios. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does Sustainability Matter? Analysis of the Impact of Corporate Sustainability on Financial Markets in the Context of Acquisitions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jonas Dittrich; Alice Serenhov; [2022]
    Keywords : Corporate Sustainability; Sustainability; Mergers and Acquisitions; Financial Markets; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainable investing has gained importance in recent years, considering the growing share of sustainable investments compared to the total volume of global investments. The rise of sustainable investment has not only led to changes on the part of investors, but also to changes of a strategic nature on the part of companies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mergers and Acquisitions in The Video Gaming Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Glimne; Jesper Stålheim; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This research paper studies the effect of 102 M&A announcements during 2016-2020 in the video gaming sector. The purpose is to answer whether M&A events within the sector manages to create synergy gains for investors, or if it is just an act of management wanting to control larger firms, increasing the size of companies with little value added. READ MORE

  4. 4. Single Sourcing Financing and Advice in M&A. An Event Study of Selected Non-Financial Companies Listed on Nasdaq Stockholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mercy Abasi-Okoko; Adam Rudolfsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Single Sourcing M A Value Creation Event Study; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis is done in collaboration with Nordea Corporate Finance. It was borne out of the need to examine the effect single sourcing acquisition deals has on value creation for acquiring shareholders. A short-term event study methodology with varying event windows was employed to empirically test this effect. READ MORE

  5. 5. A holistic clarification of the accounting item goodwill : Based on acquirers' perceptions, what is the meaning of the accounting item goodwill?

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Simon Burman; Gabriel Demirel; [2021]
    Keywords : Goodwill; business combinations; corporate acquisitions; subsequential measurements; purchase price allocation; impairments; amortization; intangible assets;

    Abstract : Goodwill is one of the most complex and unclear concepts within financial accounting; it is uncertain what it represents as an asset, it is only recognized during the creation of business combinations and is subject to impairments. The question becomes therefore what meaning is actually to be made from goodwill’s definite appearance as a financial statement line item? Due to a perceived low relevance by users of financial statements, it can be stated that the current narration by the accounting item goodwill fails to meet the fundamental purpose of accounting. READ MORE