Essays about: "herd instinct"

Found 1 essay containing the words herd instinct.

  1. 1. The impact of Sovereign Wealth Funds on stock performance. : A study of the materialization of abnormal returns.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anette Berg; Robin Sjögren; [2017]
    Keywords : Sovereign Wealth Funds; abnormal return; semi-strong market efficiency; herd instinct; equities; retail investors; investment strategy.;

    Abstract : Since 2006, the number of Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWF) have accelerated alongside their total value which increased by about 250 % and they have attained a position as influential market players. SWF are a classification of investment funds which are state owned entities who mainly attain their surplus from the petroleum industry and non- commodity sources and primarily place their investments abroad. READ MORE