Essays about: "Swedish SMEs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 338 essays containing the words Swedish SMEs.

  1. 1. Bankruptcy determinants among Swedish SMEs : - The predictive power of financial measures

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oliver Andersson; Henning Kihlberg; [2022]
    Keywords : bankruptcy; default; probability of default; bankruptcy prediction; bankruptcy determinants; SMEs; financial measures; logistic regression;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this paper is to provide evidence of financial leverage, liquidity, profitability, and firm size ability to predict bankruptcy of Swedish small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and to create a bankruptcy prediction model for Swedish SMEs. The sample consists of 1086 Swedish SMEs, among which 543 did go bankrupt between 2015 and 2019. READ MORE

  2. 2. Value based selling : Key value drivers for SMEs within the steel industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : Simon Anderson; Markus Johannisson; [2022]
    Keywords : Value based selling; Customer perceived value; Perceived value; Value drivers; Värdebaserad försäljning; Kundens upplevda värde; Upplevt värde; Värde attribut;

    Abstract : Building upon previous research around value drivers, the purpose for this study was to review what value-drivers the SMEs within the Swedish steel industry find most important in their suppliers and how the industry as a whole can evaluate this information in a value-based selling approach. In today's literature regarding customer perceived value, the focus has been towards service related industries, and mainly within a B2C context. READ MORE

  3. 3. An empirical study on SMEs growth in connection to investments in tangible and intangible assets

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Benjamin Byman; Iman Lashgari; [2022]
    Keywords : SMEs growth; Investments; tangible and intangible assets;

    Abstract : Background: SMEs directly influence the economic growth of the countries, however these companies are facing several challenging problems, among others, an increasingly competitive environment and financial limitations. Therefore, improving knowledge on the relation between the SMEs growth and different investments is of importance for SMEs decision makers and strategy developers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Internationalization process of SMEs, and the effects of market turbulence : A comparative study between Swedish and Sri Lankan SMEs

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Jacob Andersson; Dilini Shyamali Kekunawela Pathirana; [2022]
    Keywords : Internationalization; internationalization theories; SME; Developed markets; Developing markets; Market turbulence; Resilience;

    Abstract : The world has grown increasingly globalized and competitive which has made it crucial for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to look beyond their native market in order to thrive. Although internationalization is considered somewhat uncertain in the face of corporate unfamiliar environments, non-internationalization in a globalized economy can be an even more risky task because it can cause the company to lose competitiveness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pre-acquisition due diligence : A qualitative study investigating Swedish SME acquirers

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jim Lundström; Molly Stocksén; [2022]
    Keywords : Due diligence; Due diligence management; Due diligence drivers; Due diligence challenges; Due diligence implementation; Pre-deal phase acquisition; M A process; SME firms; Acquisition process;

    Abstract : The utilization of mergers and acquisitions has over the years become a central part of expanding and growing an organization. To acquire or merge with another firm is often described as a way to facilitate better and faster organizational development, in ways that organic growth cannot. READ MORE