Essays about: "Stock exchange"

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  1. 1. Does reporting on involvement in poverty alleviation affect the cost of equity? - Empirical evidence based on listed companies in Sweden

    University essay from

    Author : Cornelia Lindstad; Isabelle Österberg; [2021-01-28]
    Keywords : Fama-French; Cost of Equity; Poverty; CSR; Swedish Stock Market;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to conclude whether there is a difference in the effect on the cost of equity between companies involved in targeted poverty alleviation and companies that are not involved. Previous research indicates that increased transparency and sustainability reporting have a positive effect on the cost of equity and therefore this study aims to add research in this area. 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. Training Risk Measure Models to Ascertain Which Continent’ Equity Has the Highest Risk ForInvestment Based On Randomly Selected Individual Continents’ Equities Listed On The New YorkStock Exchange

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Evelyn Dela Gbadago; [2021]
    Keywords : Continetal investment; New York Stock Exchange; Value-at-Risk; Special Metal Industry and Africa.;

    Abstract : Western countries, institutions, and people from all walks of land, including Africans, have carried the notion that it is riskier to invest in African countries compared to countries in other continents. This study verified if that notion is empirically established or it is just a mere notion born out of people's imagination and unfounded belief. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quantitative tactical asset allocation: Using the VIX to exploit bull and bear market movements in a Mean-Variance portfolio

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Christian Persson; Robin Williams; [2020-07-08]
    Keywords : VIX; strategy; mean-variance; simple moving average; volatility; transaction costs; bull market; bear market;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Merger & Acquisition Effect on Management Pay

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Guanyu Liu; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Merger Acquisition; Management Compensation; Swedish market; CEO pay;

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