Essays about: "stock markets"

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  1. 6. Does size matter? Analysis of stock price reaction to green bonds announcements

    University essay from

    Author : Yasmine Ben Rouha; Khaled Khouja; [2021-07-13]
    Keywords : Green Bonds; Sustainability; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Signaling Theory; Abnormal Return; Cumulative Abnormal Return; Amount Issued;

    Abstract : The recent large growth in the green bond market has been shown in previous studies to yield abnormal returns as the market value of the stock reacts to the announcement of green bond issuance. This study uses a sample of 90 observations, of which 61 are from the Swedish market and the remaining 29 from the American market. READ MORE

  2. 7. Determinants of Chinese Foreign Direct Investment in Africa - A panel data analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Olle Frendin; Emil Törnqvist; [2021-07-07]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how different recipient country determinants influence Chinese investors' decisions where to invest in Africa and whether the financial crisis in 2008 has induced a shift in the type of FDI investors engage in. With the help of panel data, this thesis analyses the FDI stock and determinants for 41 different countries in Africa over the period 2003-2018. READ MORE

  3. 8. EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF DEPENDENCE STRUCTURES AND SPILLOVER EFFECTS ACROSS STOCK MARKETS: A STUDY OF RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN VIETNAM AND ITS MAJOR TRADING PARTNERS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : My Phung; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : stock markets; dependence structure; spillover effect; copula model; VAR-BEKK-GARCH model;

    Abstract : This thesis studies dependence structures and spillover effects between the Vietnamese stock market and the American, Japanese, and European equity markets over the period from 2005 to 2020. For this purpose, I use copula-based models to investigate the dependence structure and asymmetric VAR-BEKK-GARCH frameworks to further define spillover effects. READ MORE

  4. 9. ESG INTEGRATION: ESG SCORE MOMENTUM FACTOR AS ASSET CHARACTERISTIC AND OPTIMAL PARAMETRIC PORTFOLIO - AN EMPIRICAL RESULT OF THE US STOCK MARKET.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lien Hoang; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Responsible Investment; ESG Factor Investment; Sustainable Investment; ESG Integration; ESG Investment; Sustainability;

    Abstract : Sustainable finance has become the rising concern of the global markets. The term ESG investment has been discussed in many international forums. The number of ESG investment assets and ESG investment products is increasing continuously. READ MORE

  5. 10. Performance of Small- and Large-cap stock portfolios- The importance of market anomalies across business cycles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Erik Hulth; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Stock performance; Market anomalies; Asset pricing; Portfolio sorting techniques; Factor-portfolio sorting techniques; Value effect; Size effect; Momentum effect; Temporal influences; Business cycles; GDP-gap; Single-and Multi- Factor models; CAPM; Fama-French Three-Factor model; Carhart Four-Factor model; Risk-adjusted equity returns; Sharpe Ratio; Jensen´s alpha; NASDAQ OMX and NYSE;

    Abstract : This Master´s thesis investigated the importance of the market anomalies size (market capitalization), value (Book-to-Market ratio) and momentum (lagged short-term momentum) for equity returns of small- and large-cap composite stock portfolios. The study focused on two contrasting stock markets (NASDAQ OMX and NYSE) across domestic business cycles over the time-period 2006 to 2021. READ MORE