Essays about: "Institutional Investors"

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  1. 1. Value relevance of fair value estimates - The impact of ownership structures and increased disclosures

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sebastian Engsevi; Oscar Robért; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Fair value hierarchy; value relevance; ownership structure; ownership concentration; institutional ownership; accounting disclosures;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Equity market liberalisation in China: revisiting the shareholder effects of open markets

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Julia Lundholm; Victor Hesse; [2019]
    Keywords : Equity market liberalisation; Event study; China; Political connections; Institutional investors;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the short-term shareholder value effects of the equity market liberalisation in China and the role played by contextual factors in the examination of the effects. Two event studies are performed over two different reforms: Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor where the equity markets were opened up for foreign institutional investors in 2002, and Stock Connect where the equity markets where opened up for foreign private investors in 2014. READ MORE

  3. 3. Institutional Investor Presence, Underpricing and Flipping Activity - Empirical Findings from Western European Exchanges

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Claes Ekstrand; Jacob Zachrisson; [2018-06-25]
    Keywords : underpricing; flipping activity; institutional investors; initial public offering IPO ; signalling theory; agency theory; information asymmetry;

    Abstract : Purpose: This undergraduate thesis examines IPO pre-market demand as a predictor of total institutional investment (pre-IPO institutional owners maintaining their stake + institutional allocation). It also aims to investigate institutional owners’ effect on underpricing and overall flipping. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Main Step -The Effects on Institutional Ownership of Moving from First North to The Swedish Main List

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maximilian Anstrén; Fredrik Mattsson; [2018-06-25]
    Keywords : Institutional Investors; Ownership Structure; Listing Change; Event Study; First North; Stockholm Stock Exchange; Difference in Differences; Investor Awareness;

    Abstract : Since NASDAQ’s alternative market place First North was first launched in 2006, many firms have considered the option of taking the next step to the Swedish main exchange – the Stockholm stock exchange. While the alternative marketplace offers much to the young and immature firms, many of them quickly grow up and wish to move on to a more mature marketplace. READ MORE

  5. 5. Institutional Investors and Corporate Decision-Making: An investigation of the relationship between institutional ownership and R&D investments

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : David Le; Carl Sörnäs; [2018]
    Keywords : R D; Institutional Investors; Investment Horizon; Myopia; Monitoring;

    Abstract : In this paper we investigate the impact of institutional ownership on long-term corporate decision-making by analysing the relationship between institutional investment horizon and research and development (R&D) investments. Some critics argue that institutional investors put pressure on corporate boards to meet short-term objectives and therefore contribute to managerial myopia and obstruct long-term investments, which could be crucial for sustainable value creation. READ MORE