Essays about: "Financial crisis"

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  1. 1. Fostering Cooperative Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic : A case study on coffee cooperatives' operations during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Cecilia Widman; [2021]
    Keywords : cooperatives; coffee; resilience; asset pentagon; Covid-19;

    Abstract : This study investigates the resilience of coffee cooperatives and producer organizations in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and explores their adaptations to the context in relation to their livelihood capitals. The changes to their operations are analyzed through the contexts of shocks, trends and stresses and how they perceived these threats. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lesson learned? : A study of Sweden’s post-crisis learning after the fire in Västmanland 2014

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Tućan Oldgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Crisis management; Post-crisis learning; Emergency preparedness; Organisational learning;

    Abstract : The world is facing an increase in natural disasters due to climate change, and Sweden is no exception. In the past 10 years Sweden has endured two large forest fires which devastated both land and property and which had huge financial impacts on society. READ MORE

  3. 3. Chasing Your Own Tail: The Market Stability Impact of Leveraged and Inverse Exchange-Traded Funds

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Gustaf Gustafsson; Sebastian Gerell; [2020]
    Keywords : Leveraged ETFs; Financial Stability; Market Microstructure Invariance; Price Impact; Sweden;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the market stability impact of the positive feedback mechanism of leveraged and inverse exchange-traded funds' (LETFs) rebalancing trades. We explore potential market stability effects by analysing intraday minute-by-minute data for underlying stocks in the OMXS30 and aggregate rebalancing flows for LETFs tracking the index. READ MORE

  4. 4. Migration plan of Risky Total Return Swap to Bond Return Swap

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Louis Maziere; [2020]
    Keywords : Total Return Swap; applied mathematics; financial mathematics; Total Return Swap; applied mathematics; financial mathematics;

    Abstract : Since the 2008 crisis, the hedging instruments have gained popularity with financial institutions. This is the case of the total return swap that is used today by major institutions like Goldman Sachs or J.P. Morgan. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diversification Attributes of Dutch REITs During Recessions:Return, Standard Deviation and Liquidity Characteristics

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

    Author : Tom Bergstrom; Patrik Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : REITs; Netherlands; Real Estate; Mixed-Asset Portfolio; Liquidity; Performance; Diversification; REITs; Nederländerna; Fastigheter; Investeringsportfölj; Likviditet; Diversifikation;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to determine the performance of Dutch REITs and liquidity aspects during recessions and economic upswings as well as correlation with other asset classes to gain further knowledge in the field ofreal estate investment and asset performance during certain time periods. This is achieved through a quantitative analysis of historical daily returns, standard deviation and transaction volume of shares regarding REITs and other assets that usually pertain to an investor’s portfolio. READ MORE