Essays about: "conglomerate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the word conglomerate.

  1. 1. The great potential on the Brazilian market : A study of different types of acquisition strategies on the Brazilian market

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Rebecka Sjöberg; My Sjölander; [2019]
    Keywords : Acquisition; strategy; cross-border; internationalisation; Brazil; financial aspects; horisontal; vertical; conglomerate; industry; information asymmetry;

    Abstract : Background: Emerging economies is more fragile for global actions than developed markets, and they struggle to keep the economic growth consistent. Brazil, as an emerging economy, has one of the higher growth in the world, but the country has had some difficulties during the last years and foreign direct investments have decreased. READ MORE

  2. 2. A competition policy for the digital age : An analysis of the challenges posed by data-driven business models to EU competition law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Sahlstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Competition law; data; big data; privacy;

    Abstract : The increasing volume and value of data in online markets along with tendencies of market concentration makes it an interesting research topic in the field of competition law. The purpose of this thesis is to evaluate how EU competition law could adapt to the challenges brought on by big data, particularly in relation to Art. 102 TFEU and the EUMR. READ MORE

  3. 3. Applying the Private Equity Model in Another Organizational Setting - A Study of Nordic Firms

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Linnéa Ekroth; Debbie Fellmerk; Filiph Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Private Equity; Conglomerates; Value Creation; Decentralization; Acquisitions;

    Abstract : This paper examines a group of 16 Nordic public firms and finds that traditional Private Equity practices can be successfully applied in other organizations. These firms hold acquired subsidiaries in a highly decentralized manner and use typical Private Equity practices, such as operational engineering, to create value. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Factors Influencing a Spin-off Decision - A Case Study on SCA

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Filip Berglönn; Hampus Öberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Conglomerate; Spin-off; Capital allocation; Investor preferences; Management focus;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes the underlying reasons behind the decision of the Swedish forest and hygiene company SCA to spin off its hygiene division in 2017. Spin-offs have seen a surge in popularity in the Swedish market in recent years. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rumble in the (corporate) jungle – a case study: The importance of personal identities, shared meaning and sense-making during change implementation processes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Nordin Lalehzar; Klaas Talsma; Catherine Genevieve Manera; [2015]
    Keywords : organisational change; resistance; identity; sense-making and communication; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this paper the implementation process and personal responses towards a workspace change within a small subsidiary of a big energy conglomerate have been researched. Although much research regarding organizational change has been conducted, how softer aspects affect change is still underdeveloped. READ MORE