Essays about: "Listing effect"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Listing effect.

  1. 1. Returns to Swedish Acquirers from Public an Private M&As

    University essay from

    Author : Robin Abrahamsson; Oscar Hammar; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Mergers and Acquisition; Listing effect; Abnormal returns; Value creation;

    Abstract : This paper examines Swedish listed acquirers’ cumulative abnormal returns surrounding the announcement of acquisitions between the period 1998–2018 of both public and private targets. We find that acquirers earn an average cumulative abnormal return of 0.68% when the target is public and an average cumulative abnormal return of 1. READ MORE

  2. 2. CEO Incentives and firm risk: in the context of cross-listing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : William Lennartsson; Harley Ljungdahl; [2019]
    Keywords : CEO compensation; CEO incentives; Stock options; Firm risk; Black-Scholes; Delta; Vega; Agency Theory; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research aims to investigate the relation of CEO compensation, especially how the sensitivity of CEO wealth to stock return volatility (vega), but also how the sensitivity of CEO wealth to stock price (delta) affects the risk of the firm. Moreover, these relations are investigated in the context of cross-listing to examine whether there are differences between US-only listed firms and those that are dual listed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do Chinese Dual-listed Companies "Return with Glory" in Their Mainland IPOs ?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wenxin Zhao; Kangni Lang; [2019]
    Keywords : Dual-listing; Market segmentation; Stock return; Event study; Cumulative abnormal return; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Dual-listing has become a popular approach for companies to seek funding and international expansion. Typically companies grow big from less developed domestic markets and march into developed markets. However, China, as an emerging market economy has witnessed a wave of Hong Kong-listed companies returning to the mainland for a second IPO. 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. How Markets Value The Blockchain Technology: An Empirical Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Samuel Schleiss; [2018]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Event Study; Bitcoin; Valuation; Name Change; Markets; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this work company announcements of blockchain name changes are empirically analysed to obtain a sense of how markets value the blockchain technology. This “blockchain effect” is analysed using an event study in order to calculate cumulative abnormal returns for multiple event windows. READ MORE