Essays about: "Venture Capital-backed"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words Venture Capital-backed.

  1. 1. The High Risk and High Reward Game : Performance of Venture Capital Backed IPOs

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Johanna Karlsson; Didrik Brinkestam Persson; [2021]
    Keywords : Initial public offerings; venture capital; venture capital backed IPOs; non-venture capital backed IPOs; underpricing; initial first day return; abnormal return;

    Abstract : For start-up businesses, the source of outside capital can be retrieved from the venture capital industry. The venture capital industry has grown substantially over the past 50 years, reaching its pinnacle during the internet bubble in the 1990s and serves as an important contributor to the economy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Financial sponsors' impact on IPO underpricing: A comparison between venture capital and private equity investors

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ebba Kjellberg; Julia Malinowski; [2021]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering; Venture Capital; Private Equity; Underpricing;

    Abstract : This study examines the difference in underpricing between venture capital- and private equity backed initial public offerings (IPOs). With a sample of 361 IPOs listed on the Nasdaq Nordic main market and Nasdaq Nordic First North Growth Market between January 2011 and December 2020, we show that several firm characteristics and IPO characteristics differ between venture capital backed and private equity backed issuers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Underpricing of Venture Capital-Backed IPOs

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    Author : Oskar Hjern; Marko Stankovic; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Venture Capital-backed; Venture Capital-exit; IPO; Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Nordic Stock Market;

    Abstract : This thesis researched the effect of Venture Capital ownership on underpricing in IPOs. We conducted OLS-regressions on two data samples consisting of IPOs in the Nordics between 2009 and 2019. Two samples were collected, consisting of 504 IPOs, of which 50 were Venture Capital-backed. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Liquidity on Stock Performance Among Venture Capital-backed Firms in India-The Impact of Liquidity on Stock Performance Among Venture Capital-backed Firms in India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Carl Elfström; [2020-03-05]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; IPO; High-Growth; Emerging Market; ; Risk; India; U.S;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  5. 5. A Study of Buyout-, Venture Capital-, and Non-backed IPOs and the Actual Efficiency of Debt

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecka Lundgren Månsson; Ofelia Aspemyr; [2020]
    Keywords : Private equity; buyout; venture capital; initial public offerings; capital structure; long-term IPO performance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: A Study of Buyout-, Venture Capital-, and Non-backed IPOs and the Actual Efficiency of Debt Course: NEKH02, Economics: Bachelor Essay - Ekonomie kandidatprogrammet, 15 credits Authors: Ofelia Aspemyr & Rebecka Lundgren Månsson Advisor: Jens Forssbaeck Keywords: Private equity, buyout, venture capital, financial sponsors, initial public offerings, capital structure, long-term IPO performance Purpose: The principal purpose of this paper is to examine whether there exist any differences in long-term performance between buyout-, venture capital-, and non-backed IPOs. This paper discusses if the different issuers could theoretically have any impact on long-term IPO performance. READ MORE