Essays about: "an analysis of working capital management"

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  1. 1. Monitoring inventory pressure in a FastMoving Consumer Goods system

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

    Author : Olof Holmberg; Hampus Österlind; [2019]
    Keywords : Fast-Moving Consumer Goods; Food retail; Inventory management; Inventory pressure; Performance measurement; Regression analysis; Snabbrörliga konsumentvaror; Livsmedelshandel; Lagerhantering; Lagertryck; Mätetal; Regressionsanalys;

    Abstract : Issues relating to inventory capacity resulting from high fill rates (inventory pressure) have been identified as a major problem for growing Fast-Moving Consumer Goods firms. The implications of these capacity problems include increased costs of working capital and cost-inefficient rental of external storage space. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of the global financial crisis on working capital management in Swedish listed firms

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

    Author : Arvid Gadelius; Erik Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Cash conversion cycle; firm profitability; global financial crisis; ROA; working capital efficiency; working capital management;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the relationship between efficient working capital management and firm profitability, and if the global financial crisis has affected the relationship. Previous literature has presented inconsistent results regarding the impact of working capital management on firm profitability, finding both negative and positive effects. READ MORE

  3. 3. Waste Management System Assessment in the North of Argentina

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Maria Eugenia Quiroga Ekman; [2017]
    Keywords : Integrated waste management; solid waste; methodology; waste management; waste treatment; landfill; organic waste; biogas;

    Abstract : During the last decades, solid waste management has been going through a lot of changes regarding, regulation and applications of models and systems. New practices to solve environmental problems have been approached in different scenarios, situations and in different countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Profitability Effects of Working Capital Management: An Analysis of Swedish SMEs

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Andrew Benecke; Robin Fredriksson Lindmark; [2017]
    Keywords : Cash conversion cycle; Dynamic panel GMM estimator; Firm profitability; SMEs; Working capital management;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine how the profitability in Swedish small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) is affected by working capital management (WCM). The cash conversion cycle and its three elements (days in inventory, days accounts receivable and days accounts payable), which are utilised as measures of WCM, all show negative relationships with SME profitability when analysed with fixed effects regressions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate Currency Hedging through the Use of Derivatives An analysis on its effects and determinants on a European sample

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Marco Cazzola; Ioannis Ntarlantanis; [2016]
    Keywords : Corporate Risk Management; Foreign Exchange Exposure; Derivatives;

    Abstract : According to financial theory, corporate hedging increases shareholders' value in presence of imperfect capital markets. Empirical results backing this hypothesis have always been contradictory, showing different results depending on which kind of companies, industries, countries were analyzed and which proxy variables were deployed to assess this relationship. READ MORE