Essays about: "IPO"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 194 essays containing the word IPO.

  1. 1. Betting on the jockey rather than the horse : a study on the determinants of mergers of SPAC IPOs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Kajerdt; Andreas Rydberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Blank checks; Initial Public Offering IPO ; Mergers and Acquisitions M A ; Special Purpose Acquisition Companies; SPACs; Skalbolag; Börsnoteringar; Fusioner; Förvärv; Blank checks; Initial Public Offering IPO ; Mergers and Acquisitions M A ; Special Purpose Acquisition Companies; SPACs;

    Abstract : Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) are public shell entities uniquely constructed to acquire one or more privately held businesses. The transaction's structural characteristics put significant pressure on the management team's capabilities to find a suitable company to acquire within the predetermined time frame. READ MORE

  2. 2. EDUCATIONAL QUALITY AND EQUITY IN SOUTH AFRICA: EVIDENCE FROM TIMSS 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Ernest Mensah; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : educational quality; educational equity; teacher quality; instructional quality; teacher qualification; teacher confidence; ocisoeconomic status; ; two-level structural equation modelling; TIMSS; South Africa;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims to investigate the relationship between teacher qualification and characteristics, teacher instructional quality, students’ family socioeconomic background, and student mathematics achievement with the South Africa data from TIMSS 2015.Theory:The dynamic model of educational effectiveness, proposed by Creemers and Kyriakides (2008) in understanding variables within each level and across different levels related (such as student-level and classroom-level), and Input-Process-Outcome (IPO) model, proposed by Goe (2007) was used as the theoretical framework which leads the selection of variables and was operationalized with the achievement and contextual data available in South Africa TIMSS 2015 data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Initial Public Offerings in “Hot” and “Cold” Markets - A Study of the Swedish IPO market

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    Author : Ikhwan Ali; Patrik Awad; [2020-08-10]
    Keywords : Initial public offering; IPO; hot and cold markets; efficient market; long-run performance; Swedish stock market;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats syftar till att undersöka om IPO-marknaden skiljer sig i heta och kalla marknadsförhållanden när det gäller industrikluster, företagsspecifika egenskaper och långsiktig prestation. Studien genomförs på den svenska IPO-marknaden från 1992 till 2020 men för att analysera den långsiktiga utvecklingen används data fram till 2017. READ MORE

  4. 4. Underpricing of Venture Capital-Backed IPOs

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    Author : Oskar Hjern; Marko Stankovic; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Venture Capital-backed; Venture Capital-exit; IPO; Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Nordic Stock Market;

    Abstract : This thesis researched the effect of Venture Capital ownership on underpricing in IPOs. We conducted OLS-regressions on two data samples consisting of IPOs in the Nordics between 2009 and 2019. Two samples were collected, consisting of 504 IPOs, of which 50 were Venture Capital-backed. READ MORE

  5. 5. The IPO Process as a Hybrid Temporary Organization - Coordinating common ground between the firm, investment bank and legal adviser through cross-boundary mechanisms

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linus Liljeqvist; Simon B. Lindbo; [2020-06-24]
    Keywords : IPO process; hybrid temporary organization; cross-boundary coordination; common ground for knowledge sharing; display and representation practices; clear role structure; firm; investment bank; legal adviser;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE