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  1. 21. Chasing Sustainable Stocks: A Superior Investment Decision? - An ESG Investment Study

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Författare :Sebastian Johansson; Gustav Nilsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :ESG; Socially Responsible Investing; Trading Strategy; Portfolio Performance;

    Sammanfattning : Sustainable investing is trending, amounting to $30 trillion in assets under management world-wide in 2018 and it is predicted to grow even larger in the years to come. This thesis studies ESG portfolio performance of three comparable portfolios, a Sustainable, a Good Enough and an Unsustainable portfolio constructed using ESG-score in relation to their Global Industrial Classification Standard (GICS), between 2004 - 2018 in the U. LÄS MER

  2. 22. Predicting Exchange Rate Value-at-Risk and Expected Shortfall: A Neural Network Approach

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Anna Bijelic; Tilila Ouijjane; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Value-at-Risk; Expected Shortfall; Recurrent Neural Networks; GRU; GARCH 1; 1 ; Exchange Rate Volatility; Intra-day Data; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : On the basis of the recommendation of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision to transition from Value-at-Risk (VaR) to Expected Shortfall (ES) in determining market risk capital, this paper attempts to investigate whether a Recurrent Neural Network provides more accurate VaR and ES predictions of the EUR/USD exchange rate compared to the conventional GARCH(1,1) model. A number of previous studies has confirmed the forecasting ability of a plain vanilla Feedforward Neural Network over traditional statistical models. LÄS MER

  3. 23. Sustainable Investment Strategies : A Quantitative Evaluation of Sustainable Investment Strategies For Index Funds

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Författare :John Erikmats; Johan Sjösten; [2019]
    Nyckelord :ESG; CSR; investment strategies; sustainable investment strategies; sustainability; sustainable investments; sustainable finance; index funds; tracking-error; tracking-error minimization; ESG; CSR; investeringsstrategier; hållbara investeringsstrategier; hållbarhet; hållbara investeringar; hållbar finans; indexfonder; tracking-error; minimering av tracking-error;

    Sammanfattning : Modern society is faced with the complex and intractable challenge of global warming, along with other environmental issues that could potentially alter our way of life if not managed properly. Is it possible that financial markets and equity investors could have a huge part to play in the transformation towards a greener and more sustainable world? Previous studies about investment strategies regarding sustainability have for the most part been centered around possibly less objective ESG-scores or around carbon and GHG-emissions only, with little or no consideration for water usage and waste management. LÄS MER

  4. 24. Testing Extended Rules of Thumb for the Dynamics of Volatility Surfaces

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Joar Mellström; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Volatility Surface; Implied Volatility; Rules of Thumb; NoArbitrage Condition; Index Options; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : It is a common practise to quote option prices using their BlackScholes implied volatility. A volatility surface describes an options implied volatility as a function of the strike price and time to maturity. It can be used as a tool for hedging but also valuation when prices are not directly observable. LÄS MER

  5. 25. The Euro's Effect on Foreign Direct Investment : An econometric study of the euro’s effect on inward foreign direct investment

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Författare :Oskar Bergström Koustas; Lucas Burns; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Foreign Direct Investment; Direct Investment; Euro; Euro s Effect;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to analyse if the euro has had any significant effect on the inflow of foreign direct investments. Our purpose is answered by developing an econometric model with inflow of foreign direct investments as the dependent variable. LÄS MER