Essays about: "Solvency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the word Solvency.

  1. 1. Making material handling more efficient : reduction of non-value-adding activities at a wood products company

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Karin Gyllengahm; [2020]
    Keywords : ABC analysis; agility; business modelling; inventory; inventory layout; lean; material handling; operations management; order picking; value stream map; VSM; ABC analys; affärsmodellering; flexibilitet; lager; lagerstruktur; materialhantering; operativ ledningsteori; orderplockning; värdeflödesanalys;

    Abstract : The forest industry is one of the most important businesses in Sweden, accounting for 9-12 percent of the Swedish industry's total occupation, export, turnover, and added value. Although the investments made by the Swedish forest sector reached a new record during 2017, the industry stills struggle with low profitability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Unsuperised Anomaly Detection : Methods and Application on Solvency 2 Technical Provisions

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Richard Olofsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis work examines anomaly detection methods on large data sets related to insurance funds. Starting from requirements of low time complexity, ease of implementation and thorough definitions of contextual- and collective anomalies, different modelling frameworks are examined. READ MORE

  3. 3. Breaking the Stereotype of Chinese Acquisitions in Italy : An Empirical Study on Italian Target Firm Performance and the Influential Factors Affecting it

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

    Author : Luyi Chen; Sofia Poggi; [2020]
    Keywords : FDI from emerging countries; M A; Chinese acquisition in Italy; target firm performance; influential factors; SOE; POE; prior experience in developed countries; level of relatedness;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research is to assess the impact of Chinese acquisitions on Italian target firm performance, and explore which characteristics of the acquirer can determine a change of it. First, a Paired-Samples T-test has been applied to appreciate the difference between pre-and post-acquisition performance on 27 sample companies. READ MORE

  4. 4. A STUDY OF INVESTMENT AND FIRM VALUE : Evidence from public real estate companies in Europe

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Babak Bayat Babolghani; Sebastian Reuter; [2019]
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    Abstract : This paper investigated the relationship between investments and value of the 100 public real estate companies in Europe for the period between 2008-2018. Percentage alteration in long-term investments by the firms represents the investments and percentage alteration in total market value is considered as indicator of value of the firms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pricing of a balance sheet option limited by a minimum solvency boundary

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Josefine Bofeldt; Sara Joon; [2019]
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    Abstract : Pension companies are required by law to remain above a certain solvency level. The main purpose of this thesis is to determine the cost of remaining above a lower solvency level for different pension companies. This will be modelled by an option with a balance sheet as the underlying asset. READ MORE