Essays about: "financial technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 921 essays containing the words financial technology.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. A Case Study of Chatbot Implementation: An exploratory study of how organizations implement chatbot solutions within the framework of new self service technology

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

    Author : Emma Gustavsson; Christopher Lütz; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence AI ; Innovation Management; New Self Service Technology Implementation; Chatbot; Qualitative;

    Abstract : New Self Service Technology (SST) is increasingly being implemented within many organizations. One of the most successful recent developments within SST can be identified as chatbot solutions within customer support functions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Return Maximizing Strategy in Market Rebounds for Swedish Equity Funds

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Carl Sävendahl; Erik Flodmark; [2019]
    Keywords : Applied Mathematics; Multiple Linear Regression; Swedish Equity Funds; Macroeconomics; Market Rebound; Fund Performance; Stocks; Tillämpad Matematik; Multipel Linjär Regression; Svenska Aktiefonder; Makroekonomi; Market Rebound; Fondavkastning; Aktier;

    Abstract : The growing interest in savings on the financial markets implicates that the competition is expanding and managers of Swedish equity funds need to create shareholder value, independent of the macroeconomic situation. The Swedish financial market experienced a rapid rebound during the first quarter of 2019, following the plunge in the preceding quarter. READ MORE