Essays about: "bidders performance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words bidders performance.

  1. 1. SWEDISH BIDDER´S PERFORMANCE FROM TAKEOVERS - A quantitative event study comparing domestic and cross-border targets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Molin; Filip Engelholm; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Swedish takeover market Cross-border acquisition Bidder´s return;

    Abstract : We examine Swedish bidder’s shareholder return on a takeover announcement based on a short-period event study. Further, the bidder return is examined based on whether the target is domestic or cross-border. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bid Forecasting in Public Procurement

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

    Author : Karim Stiti; Shih Jung Yape; [2019]
    Keywords : Bidding in public procurement; Count data regression; Economically most advantageous tenders; Lowest price tenders; Machine learning; Multiple linear regression; Nonparametric bootstrap; Position performance coefficient; Sealed-bid auctions; Stochastic dominance; Support vector regression.; Budgivningsmodeller I offentliga upphandlingar; Ekonomiskt mest fördelaktiga anbud; Förseglade auktioner; Lägsta-pris anbud; Maskininlärning; Multipel linjär regression.;

    Abstract : Public procurement amounts to a significant part of Sweden's GDP. Nevertheless, it is an overlooked sector characterized by low digitization and inefficient competition where bids are not submitted based on proper mathematical tools. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mergers and acquisitions impact on short-term performance for acquiring firms : A study of the Nordic countries

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Lovisa Hallström; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The international literature on M&As is extensive, but evidence from the Nordic countries is scarce. The primary focus of this study is to examine whether the short-term performance of Nordic bidders is affected by the announcement of M&As conducted within the finance, insurance and real estate industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do Acquisitions Generate Abnormal Returns? Evidence from the Deregulated Electric Utility Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ronald Steensma; [2018]
    Keywords : Mergers; Acquisitions; Restructuring; Corporate Governance; Firm Performance: Size; Diversification; and Scope; Electric Utilities;

    Abstract : From 1992 onwards, the market for corporate control has been changing as a consequence of deregulation in the North American and West European electric utility industry. Motivated by the lack of consensus on the value creation of acquisitions in the deregulated electric utility industry, this study is conducted. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cash vs. Stock Deals: Bidders' Performance in Tech and Non-tech M&A : Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions in Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Febi Wulandari; Ji Wang; [2015]
    Keywords : CAR; event study; Tech M A; efficient market hypothesis; M A; bidders performance;

    Abstract : This paper researches the effects of choice of payment (cash and stock) and M&A type (technological and non-technological) on bidders’ performance. We investigate 500 events in Swedish market between 2005 and 2015. Moreover, we also control the size of firms and the value of takeovers. READ MORE