Essays about: "financial strength"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words financial strength.

  1. 1. How to Differentiate the Difference - A quantitative study on the determinants of discrepancies between expected and actual credit ratings in insurance companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustav Hellman; Henrik Walldén Persson; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Expected ratings; credit ratings; financial strength; discrepancy; earnings management; embedded value; IFRS; life insurers;

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

  2. 2. Predicting Asset Prices with Machine Learning

    University essay from

    Author : Adam Eklund; Valter Trollius; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Machine learning; neural networks; OLS regression; asset pricing; financial forecasting; out-of-sample; predictability;

    Abstract : This study examines whether machine learning techniques such as neural networks contain predictability when modeling asset prices and if they can improve on asset pricing prediction compared to traditional OLS-regressions. This is analyzed through measuring and comparing the out-of-sample R2 to find each models’ predictive power. READ MORE

  3. 3. Standardization and optimization of index for 28 day strength for cement made from standard clinker

    University essay from KTH/Kemiteknik

    Author : Anton Hermansson; [2020]
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    Abstract : This project regards the prediction of 28 day compressive strengths of cement. Using traditional multivariate analysis in combination with Artificial Neural Networks indexes have been developed which makes these predictions possible. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making production more efficient through modernisation and increased automatization. : A case study at a potato production line

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

    Author : Gustav Michelson; Sigurd Michelson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As labour prices are rising, and automation gets more advanced, it is important for all process industries to get involved with automation to be able to survive on the open market. Large companies in the process industry have been dealing with automation for decades, thereby making the technology more available and affordable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Keen for Green - A Study of Pricing in the Secondary Green Bond Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rickard Anderkrans; Patrik Johannesson; [2019]
    Keywords : Green bonds; Panel data; Issuer fixed effects regression; Capital asset pricing model; Investor preference; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The emerging green bond market is a novel research area with only a few studies being published in recent years. The increase in interest from issuers, investors, and academia shows the clear need for further investigation of the pricing dynamics affecting the green bond market. READ MORE