Essays about: "Sustainable investment strategies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words Sustainable investment strategies.

  1. 1. ESG Investing through ETFs - An effective way to circumvent volatility?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Agnes Strignert; Ellen Malm; [2021]
    Keywords : ETFs; ESG; sustainability; volatility; GARCH.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study highlights relatively new investment phenomena such as ETF investing and forthcoming trends in placement strategies to incorporate long-term visions and sustainable holdings. ETFs are popular for several reasons, but the investment vehicle also has some embodied volatility, in contrast to more traditional securities, making them less desirable for the risk-averse investor. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Relationship Between a Governmental Investment Organization and the Concept of Sustainability: The Operationalization of Sustainability in the Case of the Swedish Pension System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kajsa Ek Engqvist; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : The Swedish Pension System; The First Four Funds Within the Swedish Pension System; Governmental Investment Organizations; Legitimacy Theory; Sustainability; Ownership Control;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to the understanding of how the relationship between agovernmental investment organization and the concept of sustainability has effects on bothnational and global scales. The thesis discusses the first four funds within the Swedish PensionSystem, which secures Sweden’s pensions through investing money retrieved from citizens’income. READ MORE

  3. 3. Could the Sustainable Stock Index convey any signal to the investors of Emerging Markets? An event study on Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Md Rajib Kamal; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainaible Investment; Corporate Social Responsibility; Sustainable Stock Index; Emerging Markets; Signaling theory; Stock Return.;

    Abstract : The discussion about the corporate sustainability issues getting more importance in recent days. The stock markets around the world also are affected with this subject of discussion. Investors as well as the companies theirselves are considering sustainability concepts during taking their investment decision strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of the EU Taxonomy : A Qualitative Study Exploring the Impact of the EU Taxonomy on Actively Managed Sustainable Funds in the Swedish Market

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Gustav Ingre; Carl Victor Passburg; [2020]
    Keywords : EU Taxonomy; ESG; Sustainable investments; Sustainable funds; EU Taxonomi; ESG; Hållbara investeringar; Hållbara fonder;

    Abstract : The European Union (EU) is attempting to steer capital towards environmentally friendly investments by implementing a new classification system for sustainable investments, the EU Taxonomy. However, the classification system may be ineffective in countries such as Sweden where similar systems already exist. READ MORE

  5. 5. Resources influencing the growth of a firm at different stages: A qualitative study of Vietnamese SMEs in the IT Sector

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Maiful Begum; Dang Hong Thai; [2020]
    Keywords : SME; IT sector; Growth; Growth Stages; Resources;

    Abstract : This research aims to identify the key resources influencing the growth of IT-based SMEs in Vietnam in 5 different growth stages which were developed by Churchill and Lewis (1983); and we also demonstrated the process how such key resources are created, acquired, accumulated and exploited for the growth accordingly. We interviewed 4 founding members of 4 companies to collect the primary data and used some internet sources for secondary data. READ MORE