Essays about: "Risk"

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  1. 1. “Even if they live a destructive life, at least they won´t die” A qualitative study of how social workers at housing facilities for individuals in homelessness and substance abuse perceive and act upon violence against women

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Vilhelmina Tuxen-Meyer; [2020-09-10]
    Keywords : Homelessness; Substance abuse; Housing facility; Shelter; Housing; Women; Violence against women; Intimate partner violence; Sweden.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is, from a Swedish point of view, to investigate and analyse how social workers at housing facilities for people in homelessness and substance abuse perceive and act upon violence against women. Previous research demonstrates that women in substance abuse are more commonly subjected to violence than women without substance abuse. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investment firm characteristics in venture capital

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    Author : Simon Petersson; [2020-09-04]
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    Abstract : The private equity market is known for its lack of liquidity and information. This thesis aims at bringing further clarity to the private equity field, specifically targeting the relationship between firm size and risk in the Nordic market. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing, A study about potential closet indexing in the Swedish equity mutual fund industry.

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    Author : Philip Dufwa; Johan Johansson; [2020-08-20]
    Keywords : Active Share; Tracking error; Fund activity; Fees; Mutual funds; Closet indexing; Index hugging;

    Abstract : We measure the activity of Swedish domiciled equity mutual funds with Sweden as geographical investment universe, by calculating their active share with respect to major market indices like OMX30 GI and OMX Small Cap TR and retrieving tracking error and r-squared from Bloomberg. Afterwards we calculate the cost to investors by comparing the cost of investing in comparable explicit index funds and the cost of the closet indexers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Initial Public Offerings in “Hot” and “Cold” Markets - A Study of the Swedish IPO market

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    Author : Ikhwan Ali; Patrik Awad; [2020-08-10]
    Keywords : Initial public offering; IPO; hot and cold markets; efficient market; long-run performance; Swedish stock market;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats syftar till att undersöka om IPO-marknaden skiljer sig i heta och kalla marknadsförhållanden när det gäller industrikluster, företagsspecifika egenskaper och långsiktig prestation. Studien genomförs på den svenska IPO-marknaden från 1992 till 2020 men för att analysera den långsiktiga utvecklingen används data fram till 2017. READ MORE

  5. 5. Will Good Deeds Redeem Your Sins? A quantitative study of the effects of corporate charitable donations in a sin stock setting

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Mattsson; Herman Weber; [2020-08-05]
    Keywords : Sin Stocks; CSR; Corporate Donations; Charity; Legitimacy; Stakeholder Sentiment;

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