Essays about: "impact investments"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 357 essays containing the words impact investments.

  1. 1. The Effect of ESG on a Global Fund Market - Integrating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) in the investment strategy: A Global Market Research

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Hanna Björkman; Michael Erlandsson; [2019-07-12]
    Keywords : ESG; global funds; environmental responsibility; social responsibility; corporate governance; responsible investments; impact investments; Morningstar;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the different performances of global funds when implementing an ESG-strategy during the period 2013 to 2018. Using the from Morningstar Direct, consisting of return, Morningstar Sustainability Rating, Morningstar Portfolio Sustainability Score, Portfolio Controversy level and Environmental-, Social-, and Governance- Score, we conduct the regression analysis using the Fama French Carhart model. READ MORE

  2. 2. The emerging public investments in private companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oscar de Bourgh; Pamela Tannoury; [2019-07-02]
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    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Tobin´s q & Corporate Investment Opportunities in Sweden - A longitudinal study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nolander; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Tobin’s q; corporate investment; investment opportunity; longitudinal study; Sweden; growth in PPE;

    Abstract : This paper explores the impact of Tobin’s average 𝑞 as a proxy for corporate investment opportunitieson the Swedish market. The study takes a longitudinal approach studying 161 firms over the period2010–2017. Investments were calculated as growth in net property, plant and equipment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Research on How Managerial Overconfidence Impacts Cash Dividends Policy Case of the U.S. market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Yifei Yan; Qiwen Ni; [2019]
    Keywords : overconfidence; cash dividends; Tobit model; Logistics model; options; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this thesis is to statistically analyze the impact of managerial overconfidence on cash dividends policy via fifty U.S. selected case firms during year 2008 to 2017. READ MORE

  5. 5. Overvalued stock: M&A or SEO? A study of the performance and decision making of overvalued firms.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Georges Chalami; Lucas Aras; [2019]
    Keywords : Overvaluation; mergers and acquisitions; seasoned equity offerings; operating performance; firm characteristics;

    Abstract : This study examines two ways of exploiting overvalued stock by US firms: Conducting a seasoned equity offering (SEO) or a stock swap acquisition. As market misvaluations provide short-term opportunities for managers to receive large potential gains, the decision of how to utilize stock overvaluation can have a significant impact on the value created. READ MORE