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  1. 1. Female Corporate Leaders and Firm Financial Performance- A study of 152 Swedish Public Companies during the Period of 2010-2017

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

    Författare :Astrid Lindquist; Ebba Sjöstrand; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Females as corporate leaders; Gender; Financial performance; Accounting-based measures;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis tests whether there is a relationship between the presence of female corporate leaders and firm financial performance in one of the most gender equal countries in the world- Sweden. The study involves a collection of 152 Swedish public companies during a time period of eight years- from 2010 to 2017. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Should You Sin? Sin Stock Over-performance in the Age of Socially Responsible Investing

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

    Författare :Johan Frisk; Kevin Bomboma; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sin stocks; Sin Investing; Socially responsible investing; Social Norms; Neglected Stocks;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents evidence that the phenomenon of sin stocks yielding abnormal returns persists until the present day. In contrast to results by Blitz and Fabozzi (2017), we find these abnormal returns to be robust to controlling for the Fama-French factors for profitability and investment. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Banking Relationships and first-day IPO Performance - Evidence from ex-ante pricing of Swedish firms

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

    Författare :Marcus Undén; Christoffer Begander; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Information Asymmetries; Banking Relationships;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how pre-Initial Public Offering (IPO) banking relationships affect the level of underpricing for Swedish firms. By studying a sample of 273 IPOs between 2014 and 2018, no support for a signaling effect that reduces information uncertainty for investors can be concluded since firms with a pre-IPO lending relationship do not experience a lower level of underpricing. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Post-IPO Performance of Venture Capital-backed Companies - Evidence from the European High-Tech Industry

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

    Författare :Jonas Hollacher; Julia van Holt; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Venture Capital; Operating Performance; Market Performance; Post-IPO; High-Tech;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis focusses on the question whether VC-backing is positively related to the long-term post-IPO performance of companies. It thereby aims to contribute to the clarification of the broader question whether VC funds create lasting value for European high-tech companies through their financing and continued provision of monitoring and advise services. LÄS MER

  5. 5. An empirical investigation of the relationship between green bonds issuance and firm value and financial performance

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Författare :Qinglan Huang; Yuanyuan Li; [2019]
    Nyckelord :corporate green bond; firm value; profitability;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how the stock market responses to the announcement of green bond issuance and compares the different stock market reactions to the announcement of green bond issuance and the announcement of regular bond issuance through event study using stock return data. In addition, this thesis investigates the relation between the issuance of green bond and firm value as well as the association between the issuance of green bond and profitability using firm-level data from 2013 to 2018. LÄS MER