Essays about: "Empirical asset pricing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words Empirical asset pricing.

  1. 1. Residual Momentum and Volatility – Managed Portfolios : A Study on the Swedish Equity Market

    University essay from KTH/Fastighetsföretagande och finansiella system

    Author : Erik Huss; Mario Ishak; [2022]
    Keywords : Residual Momentum; Volatility Management; Asset Pricing; Volatility Scaling; Momentum; Transaction Costs; Idiosynkratiskt Momentum; Riskstrategier; Tillgångsprissättning; Momentum; Transaktionskostnader;

    Abstract : In this paper, we present empirical results from the Swedish equity market when testingdifferent strategies aiming at enhancing the performance of a momentum strategy, over a timeperiod from 2000 to 2021. Similar to research conducted on other markets, we find theexistence of a momentum premium on the Swedish equity market, but with a return that is fattailed and negatively skewed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Q-factor Investment Approach: Evidence from the Swedish Equity Market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jesper Lundgren; Robin Olin; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Asset pricing; q-factor model; Swedish equity market;

    Abstract : Four easily measured factors: market, size, investment, and pro tability together con- stitute the empirical q-factor model. The combination of factors have previously shown to largely capture the cross-sectional variation in average stock returns. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Momentum Premium: An Intermediary Asset Pricing Perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Simon Eliasson; David Öhlund; [2021]
    Keywords : Momentum; Intermediary Asset Pricing; Time-Varying Risk;

    Abstract : We attempt to explain the momentum premium using time-varying risk under the frictions of financial intermediation. Our conditional CAPM model reveals positive covariation between momentum's beta and the expected market risk premium. READ MORE

  4. 4. Implied volatility with HJM–type Stochastic Volatility model

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Thi Diu Cap; [2021]
    Keywords : Implied volatility surface; stochastic volatility model; HJM framework;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we propose a new and simple approach of extending the single-factor Heston stochastic volatility model to a more flexible one in solving option pricing problems.  In this approach, the volatility process for the underlying asset dynamics depends on the time to maturity of the option. READ MORE

  5. 5. Responsible Investing: Costs and Benefits. A Cross-Country Study in Europe.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Shayan Meskinimood; [2021]
    Keywords : Responsible investing; Environmental awareness; Portfolio performance; ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontier; ESG-adjusted CAPM.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study employs the ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontiers framework and the ESG-adjusted CAPM model, introduced by Pedersen et al. (2020), to identify the costs and benefits of responsible investing and investigate the relationship between the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues and portfolio performance in different countries across Europe. READ MORE