Essays about: "financial technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 944 essays containing the words financial technology.

  1. 1. SCOPING DIGITAL BUSINESS STRATEGY IN BANKING: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ITALY, SWEDEN AND SWITZERLAND

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Arber Buqa; Carl-Nicholas Fung; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Banking; Digital Business Strategy; Digital Value Disciplines; Areas of Action; Digitalization;

    Abstract : Digitalization is profoundly impacting the banking industry. Banks are no longer thesole providers of financial services as they face competition from fintech startupsand firms from other industries entering the financial services market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Financial Performance of Firms with Low Respectively High ESG Scores - A study of the US Technology sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Hanna Lindbo; Diana Salim; [2019-02-21]
    Keywords : ESG; Technology sector; Risk-adjusted return; Sharpe Ratio;

    Abstract : This study investigates the relationship between financial performance and ESG score over a five-year time period, January 2013 to January 2018, in the US market. To examine this, two small cap portfolios is constructed, one consisting of firms with high ESG scores and one with low ESG scores. READ MORE

  3. 3. MOBILE MONEY AS A FINANCIAL INCLUSION TOOL FOR POVERTY REDUCTION A cross-country analysis of low- and middle-income countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Grimme Hallberg; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : mobile-money; financial inclusion; poverty; technology; cross-country analysis; low-income countries; middle-income countries;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine if mobile money can act as a financial inclusion tool to reduce poverty levels in low- and middle-income countries. In contrast to the majority of the literature within its research field, this thesis observes the relationship on an aggregate cross-country level instead of using data on an individual or household level, in order to fully examine the impacts on national poverty levels. READ MORE

  4. 4. Artificial Motivation? The Influence of Artificial Intelligence on Motivation in the Financial Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Edvin Ek; Philip Lennhammer; [2019]
    Keywords : AI; machine learning; motivation; finance; organization;

    Abstract : Technology is a driver in society and recently artificial intelligence (AI) has become a discussion for debate. The spreading of popular fiction has in some instances misguided the views of the general public, giving rise to different beliefs in the impact it may have. READ MORE

  5. 5. A materiality analysis meeting nonfinancial reporting requirements : With the combination of analytic hierarchy process and failure mode and effects analysis

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Adrien Delebecque; [2019]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; non-financial reporting; materiality analysis; multi-criteria decision-making; företagets sociala ansvar; icke-finansiella rapportering; väsentlighetsanalys; beslutsfattande med flera kriterier;

    Abstract : The assessment of the environmental and social impact of companies could be a key lever towards amore sustainable society. The aim of this report is to develop a quantitative approach based onmulti-criteria decision-making methods for organizations to conduct a corporate social responsibility materiality analysis. READ MORE