Essays about: "private equity investors"

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  1. 1. Developing an Infrastructure Index in Accordance with Investor Expectations

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Ludvig Frykholm; Jacob Toresson; [2022]
    Keywords : infrastructure; infrastructure investments; infrastructure index; infrastructure asset class; index methodology; listed equity market; infrastruktur; infrastrukturinvesteringar; infrastrukturindex; infrastruktur som tillgångsklass; indexmetodik; aktiemarknad;

    Abstract : Infrastructure consists of facilities and services that are considered essential to the functioning and economic productivity of society (Preqin, 2022). The rapid economic growth over the past decades has led to an increase in the demand for fundamental functions such as energy, telecommunications, and transportation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Patience, a New Variable in the IPO-Puzzle? : A quantitative study on whether an early IPO negatively affects aftermarket performance

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Viktor Hansson; Viktor Renström; [2022]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering; Sweden; Aftermarket Performance; BHAR; Monthly Abnormal Return; Private Equity; Long-run Event Study;

    Abstract : The Swedish market has over the past couple of years seen a large increase in companies going public through an IPO. At the same time the capital on the private equity market is increasing for each year which enables companies to stay private longer. Our research focuses on two main areas. READ MORE

  3. 3. Performance of Swedish sustainable equity funds during Covid-19 : a comparative study on sustainable and conventional equity funds

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Olle Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainable funds; sustainable investments; Covid-19; risk-adjusted return; investments; environmental; social; governance; sustainability;

    Abstract : The interest for sustainable equity funds has increased globally and especially in Sweden the last years. The Swedish and Scandinavian fund markets have grown to be seen as frontrunners for sustainable investments. READ MORE

  4. 4. A European CSR study about the deviation of valuation

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Pontus Persson; Tatiana Dykina; [2021]
    Keywords : “ESG”; “sustainability”; “CSR”; “Market value”; “intrinsic value”; “Beta”; “CAPM”; “Cost of Equity”; “residual earning”;

    Abstract : For the last decades, public authorities and private firms have emphasized their focus on integrating sustainability into corporate disclosure. The shift towards CSR instead of the traditional profit maximization narratives is evident in increased demand among various stakeholders for sustainability awareness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Private Equity Fund Selection - A Machine Learning Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Simran Pachnanda; Rishi Raj; [2021]
    Keywords : Private Equity; Machine Learning; Limited Partners; Public Market Equivalent; Financial Forecasting;

    Abstract : This paper aims to build a prediction model using machine learning (ML) algorithms to offer decision support for private equity investors - limited partners (LPs) in their fund selection process. Past literature has studied a range of factors that appear to drive the performance of private equity funds; some of these factors are known to LPs during fundraising such as targeted fund size, management experience, fund specialization level, state of the industry, and the overall economy. READ MORE