Essays about: "Financial services"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 405 essays containing the words Financial services.

  1. 1. MOBILE MONEY AS A FINANCIAL INCLUSION TOOL FOR POVERTY REDUCTION A cross-country analysis of low- and middle-income countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Grimme Hallberg; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : mobile-money; financial inclusion; poverty; technology; cross-country analysis; low-income countries; middle-income countries;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine if mobile money can act as a financial inclusion tool to reduce poverty levels in low- and middle-income countries. In contrast to the majority of the literature within its research field, this thesis observes the relationship on an aggregate cross-country level instead of using data on an individual or household level, in order to fully examine the impacts on national poverty levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic Implications of the Payment Services Directive 2: Empirical Evidence from the Capital Markets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maxim Mokhonko; Kushtrim Sylejmani; [2019-02-01]
    Keywords : event study; Payment Service Directive 2; PSD 2; regulation;

    Abstract : This study is the first, to our knowledge, to analyze the effect of the Payment Services Directive 2 onthe European banks’ stock returns. The financial market data is analyzed using the event studymethodology. Our findings show that the PSD 2 has had a statistically significant positive impact onthe stock returns of the European banks. READ MORE

  3. 3. Machine Learning in Banking : Exploring the feasibility of using consumer level bank transaction data for credit risk evaluation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Thim Lohse; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The financial industry is changing rapidly as a result of the increasing digitization of financial and economic resources and services. With a continuous increase in online payments and decrease in the usage of physical currency a new data source of fine-grained payment activities describing consumer behaviour has emerged. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Case Study of Chatbot Implementation: An exploratory study of how organizations implement chatbot solutions within the framework of new self service technology

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

    Author : Emma Gustavsson; Christopher Lütz; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence AI ; Innovation Management; New Self Service Technology Implementation; Chatbot; Qualitative;

    Abstract : New Self Service Technology (SST) is increasingly being implemented within many organizations. One of the most successful recent developments within SST can be identified as chatbot solutions within customer support functions. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Post-IPO Performance of Venture Capital-backed Companies - Evidence from the European High-Tech Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Jonas Hollacher; Julia van Holt; [2019]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Operating Performance; Market Performance; Post-IPO; High-Tech;

    Abstract : This thesis focusses on the question whether VC-backing is positively related to the long-term post-IPO performance of companies. It thereby aims to contribute to the clarification of the broader question whether VC funds create lasting value for European high-tech companies through their financing and continued provision of monitoring and advise services. READ MORE