Essays about: "IPO"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 220 essays containing the word IPO.

  1. 1. The Key to a Safe IPO

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oskar Truedsson; Hugo Bergström; Elsa Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : IPO; Lock-up agreement; Initial return; Long term performance; Nasdaq Nordic; Oslo börs; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the study is to examine the implications of a lock-up agreement for the first day return and long-term performance on the Nordic markets, during the years of 2010-2021. The study aims to contribute new insights to investors and stakeholders about lock-up agreements' implication and role in initial public offerings. READ MORE

  2. 2. SPAC merger vs traditional IPO

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philip Kellerman; [2022]
    Keywords : SPAC; Event Study; Abnormal Returns; CAR; BHAR; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Special Purpose Acquisition Companies are surging in popularity as a way for companies to go public. As half of the initial public offerings on US stock exchanges were SPACs in 2021 there seems to be no indication of SPACs slowing down. READ MORE

  3. 3. The venture capital advantage in technology firms: An IPO analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Saiteja Sriramagiri; Xuan Zhou; [2021-09-23]
    Keywords : venture capital “VC” ; ; reputation; initial public offering “IPO” ; asymmetric information; technology;

    Abstract : The goal of this research is to investigate the level of influence venture capital (VC) firms have on their technology portfolio companies’ public shares after their initial public offering (IPO). While there has been substantial research within the certification roles that underwriters and auditors take to ameliorate the information asymmetry problem, we seek to employ a similar framework within a VC-backing context. READ MORE

  4. 4. The driving forces of Venture Capital funding in Sweden - A longitudinal study of the determinants and principal components of Venture Capital funding in Sweden from 2001 to 2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ludvig Streng; Mikael Örneblad; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Venture capital; funding; driving forces; Sweden; determinants; regression; OLS; stock market; interest; gdp growth; corporate tax; patent applications; innovation; labor market rigidity; principal component analysis; PCA;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the driving forces of Venture Capital (VC) funding in Sweden over the years 2001 - 2020. The driving forces of VC funding is an essential piece in understanding how well the Swedish VC industry works and fulfills its purpose in the economy. This knowledge is missing in the literature. READ MORE

  5. 5. Abnormal returns for IPOs on the Swedish stock exchange

    University essay from

    Author : Björn Landelius; David Molin; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : IPO; Underpricing; Event Study; Multivariate Regression; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Winner s Curse;

    Abstract : We examine the occurrence of underpricing and short-term performance of a sample of 216 Swedish IPOs between 2017-2021. The theories used are the Efficient Market Hypothesis, Underpricing, Information asymmetry which contains both the Principal Agent Theory and the Signaling Theory, and beyond that, the Winner’s curse. READ MORE