Essays about: "Industry and VC-backing."

Found 2 essays containing the words Industry and VC-backing..

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. What Mechanisms drive the first-day Return of IPOs?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : IPOs; Asymmetric information; Underpricing; Industry and VC-backing.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The mechanisms behind the positive first day market-adjusted return of IPOs on the American and Canadian markets is examined from 2000 through 2018. A set of financial variables is tested as well as the industry-specific effect and the effect of being venture capital backed. READ MORE