Essays about: "Underpricing"

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  1. 1. A comparative study of the valuation of FinTech and Dot-Com companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kaltrina Izairi; Thanaporn Amornthanomchoke; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering; Merger and Acquisition; FinTech; Dot-Com; Underpricing; Abnormal Return; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This master thesis examines the valuation of FinTech and Dot-Com companies by looking at the underpricing level of initial public offerings (IPOs) and the abnormal returns during the period surrounding the announcement date of merger and acquisitions (M&As). The sample consists of 234 IPO’s observations from 1995-2019 and 58 M&A’s deals from 2000-2019. READ MORE

  2. 2. Banking Relationships and first-day IPO Performance - Evidence from ex-ante pricing of Swedish firms

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Marcus Undén; Christoffer Begander; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Information Asymmetries; Banking Relationships;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how pre-Initial Public Offering (IPO) banking relationships affect the level of underpricing for Swedish firms. By studying a sample of 273 IPOs between 2014 and 2018, no support for a signaling effect that reduces information uncertainty for investors can be concluded since firms with a pre-IPO lending relationship do not experience a lower level of underpricing. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Information Content of Prices : A study on differences between integer and non-integer initial public offerings

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

    Author : Hugo Brinkfält; Johan Kull Tinnerholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering; Integer Pricing; Negotiation Hypothesis; Information Content of Prices; Underpricing; Initial Return; Decimalization; börsnotering; heltalsprissättning; prisers informationsinnehåll; underprissättning; initial avkastning; decimalisering;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to analyze differences between IPOs with integer (e.g. $20,00) and non-integer (e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Role of Independent Financial Advisors in the IPO Process

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Julian Kasturiarachchige; Janis von Zimmermann; [2019]
    Keywords : Financial Advisor; Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Asymmetric Information;

    Abstract : The European Initial Public Offering (IPO) market has seen an important innovation within the last decade: the increasing participation of Independent Financial Advisors (IFA) in the IPO process. Using data from 373 Western European IPOs between January 2012 and February 2019, this paper applies a multivariate regression model to examine the potential impact of IFAs on IPO underpricing, a phenomenon that refers to the persistence of significant, positive initial returns for shares issued in an IPO. READ MORE

  5. 5. What Mechanisms drive the first-day Return of IPOs?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : IPOs; Asymmetric information; Underpricing; Industry and VC-backing.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The mechanisms behind the positive first day market-adjusted return of IPOs on the American and Canadian markets is examined from 2000 through 2018. A set of financial variables is tested as well as the industry-specific effect and the effect of being venture capital backed. READ MORE