Essays about: "investor education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words investor education.

  1. 1. Team Attributes and Investor Attractiveness: The Relationship Between Founder Characteristics and Startup Funding

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Julius Martin; Clarence Von Rosen; [2020]
    Keywords : Startup funding; Startup founders; Early stage investing; Entrepreneurship; Venture Capital;

    Abstract : This paper examines the relationship between professional experience, education and gender diversity of startup founding teams and funding raised. Intuitively, experience and education should have a positive impact on funding in early companies as the founding team is a crucial part of the investment decision for early investors. READ MORE

  2. 2. An unexplored route to the public equity market: A case study of Spotify's direct listing

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Oskar Wikberg; Oscar Gonzales; [2020]
    Keywords : Direct listing; IPO; price discovery; investor education; lock-up;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we analyze Spotify's choice of opting for a direct listing over a traditional IPO. We investigate the motivations and rationale behind the decision, provide insights from the process, and present some of the challenges that were faced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overconfidence among Swedish private investors : A regression study between the overconfidence behaviour among Swedish private investors and demographic factors.

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Anna Gustavsson; Emma Svenler; [2020]
    Keywords : Behavioural finance; Overconfidence; Overconfident investors; Demographic factors; Beteende finans; övertro; privata investerare; demografiska faktorer;

    Abstract : Background: For the past 30 years, the neoclassical finance has been questioned bybehavioural finance. The main difference is behavioural finance ́s ability to explain a behaviour that deviate from rationality. One of the major biases within behavioural finance is overconfidence. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gambling as a new tool for financial advisors: Risk Profiling and a new risk assessment tool

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastiano Boris Patanè; [2020]
    Keywords : MiFID; Risk profile; Poker; Financial advisor; Risk tolerance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Financial advisors use paper-based questionnaires to retrieve the information useful to address the clients toward the right financial products and investment mix. In 2004 the European Parliament issued the MiFID (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive) that has the objective to increase competition and investor protection, and levels the playing field for market participants in investment services. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Investor’s Guide to Classroom Bias: Exploring the effects of educational background on overconfidence, on the financial market in Vietnam

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : William Wahlund Swahn; Linnea Warnemyr; [2020]
    Keywords : overconfidence; behavioural finance; education; miscalibration; signal reliability; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Overconfident behaviour among investors has been marked as a substantial problem on financial markets. Consequently, many modellers and researchers have discussed the attributes of an overconfident trader, and the implications related to measuring such attributes. READ MORE