Essays about: "Nasdaq"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 268 essays containing the word Nasdaq.

  1. 1. Can an investor gain positive abnormal return by mimicking insider transactions?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar Bodin; Jonatan Tell; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Nasdaq; OMX Stockholm; Insider Trading; Abnormal Return; OMXS30; Stock Market.;

    Abstract : Background: The efficient market hypothesis is a theory that has been widely debated andstudied during the years. Some agree with the theory, but some disagree. One way to study theefficient market hypothesis is by looking at the possibility to gain positive abnormal return onthe stock market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Security Transaction Taxes and Long-Term Volatility

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk historia och internationella relationer

    Author : Guillem Ventura I Gabarró; [2021]
    Keywords : Securities tax; financial transaction tax; volatility; financial market; Tobin tax;

    Abstract : The impact of Security Transaction Taxes (STTs) on the financial market has been studied by authors for decades, showing mixed results between positive, negative, or insignificant relations between STTs and financial volatility. This thesis adds a new approach to previous studies by taking an innovative long-term approach to the topic, analysing the effect of both the New York State STT (1905 – 1981) and the United States STT (1914 – 1966) on volatility in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ as measured by the S&P500 Index. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does Size Matter? : An event study exposing the relative size of a green bond issue and its impact on value creation for corporations.

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

    Author : Sophia Bragd; Lovisa Lindgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Green Bonds; Bonds; Bond Size; Relative Bond Size; Greenwashing; Abnormal Returns; Event Study;

    Abstract : Capital markets have changed profoundly since green bonds were first introduced in 2013 as a way of financing programs benefiting social and environmental sustainability. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether green bond issues are related to value creation as compared with conventional bond issues, and how the relative size of a bond issue may impact this relationship. READ MORE

  4. 4. Attention to COVID-19 : A content analysis study of Swedish interim reports

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Ström; [2021]
    Keywords : Attention; COVID; Corona; Board Size; Board Gender Diversity; Board Structure; Content Analysis; Semantic Analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine the attention to the COVID-19 pandemic displayed by top-level management in companies listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Large Cap, and how this aforementioned attention was affected by the board size and board gender diversity of respective company. To accomplish this, a content analysis on a word-by-word level was conducted of all interim reports produced in 2020 by each company, and data regarding the board size and board gender diversity was gathered, for each company. READ MORE

  5. 5. A study on CEO experience and its effect as a signalling mechanism on IPO underpricing

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

    Author : Hjalmar Sörensen; Isak Muhr; [2021]
    Keywords : CEO experience; IPO underpricing; information asymmetry; signalling theory; corporate governance;

    Abstract : We examine if CEO experience functions as a signalling mechanism in initial public offerings (IPOs), reducing information asymmetry and consequently, IPO underpricing. To investigate this, we perform a multiple OLS regression on a hand-collected sample of 220 IPOs on Nasdaq Stockholm between 1 January 2010 and 15 March 2021. READ MORE