Essays about: "Venture capital"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 252 essays containing the words Venture capital.

  1. 1. The driving forces of Venture Capital funding in Sweden - A longitudinal study of the determinants and principal components of Venture Capital funding in Sweden from 2001 to 2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ludvig Streng; Mikael Örneblad; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Venture capital; funding; driving forces; Sweden; determinants; regression; OLS; stock market; interest; gdp growth; corporate tax; patent applications; innovation; labor market rigidity; principal component analysis; PCA;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the driving forces of Venture Capital (VC) funding in Sweden over theyears 2001 - 2020. The driving forces of VC funding is an essential piece in understandinghow well the Swedish VC industry works and fulfills its purpose in the economy. Thisknowledge is missing in the literature. READ MORE

  2. 2. Venture Capital flows to fintech innovators in Africa: How governmental policy and actions affect the ecosystem and capital sources

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Giove Lee; Franklin Amabo; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Fintech; Africa; Sub-Saharan Africa; Strategy; Fintech Entrepreneurship; Startup Capital; Funding; Investment; Policy; Economic Development;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis explores aspects of the current state of fintech and venture capital withinAfrica as an emerging market, bringing to light the policies and actions of the differentgovernments that contribute to stimulate the market. The study looks at policies and actions thatdirectly relate to fintech and those that relate to venture capital and brings out the connectionbetween both. READ MORE

  3. 3. What Enabled the Rapid Swedish M&A Recovery During the Covid-19 Crisis? A Qualitative Research Study Regarding the M&A Recovery in Sweden during 2020 Compared to Previous Crises

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josefine Gillbrand; Ebba Tiger Nilson; [2021-06-24]
    Keywords : M A recovery; Covid-19; The IT Bubble; The GFC; Liquidity; Private Capital;

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

  4. 4. Venture Capital-backing pre-IPO and Long-run Stock Performance

    University essay from

    Author : Björn Jakobsson; Viking Johansson; [2021-06-22]
    Keywords : venture capital backing; initial public offering; long-run stock performance; signaling theory;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine the effects that venture capital-backing has on companies that recently went public. The study examines three specific parts; a general stock return increasing signal of venture capital-backing, whether company characteristics affect the relationship between venture capital-backing and stock returns, and venture capital-backing in two specific industries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Survival of the Industry Fittest

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Elin Vinberg; Malin Persson; [2021]
    Keywords : Venture capital; Start-up companies; Industry fit; Gender stereotype; Gender bias;

    Abstract : This study aims to provide more knowledge about gender bias in venture capital funding and dig deeper into the regulatory focus of questions that venture capitalists ask entrepreneurs. The goal of the study is to see if the regulatory focus changes depending on the gender of the founder and the perceived industry fit of the founder. READ MORE