Sökning: "Institutional holdings"

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  1. 1. Essays on Insider Trading and Initial Public Offerings

    Författare :Abu Chowdhury; Jarkko Peltomäki; Tor Brunzell; Mika Vaihekoski; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Insider trading; Discretionary accruals; Information asymmetry; Opportunistic trades; Contrarian beliefs; Superior information; Monday IPOs; Underwriters; Institutional holdings; Delisting; Distance to default; företagsekonomi; Business Administration;

    Sammanfattning :    This thesis consists of four self-standing articles on insider trading, initial public offerings and delisting of corporate firms.   The first paper in this thesis investigates whether insiders, in an asymmetric information environment, manipulate the earnings of a firm to influence investors’ perceptions of firm value in order to benefit from their trades. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The function of open fields : agriculture in early modern Sweden

    Författare :Kristofer Jupiter; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the spatial arrangement of holdings and villages in early modern open fields, the dominating system in large parts of Europe for nearly a millennium. Open fields is characterised by the spatial division of holdings, scattered and intermingled in one or more fields. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Macroeconomic policies and the balance of payments

    Författare :Anders Vredin; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm; []

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a study of the relation between macroeconomic policies and the balance of payments. It is focused on institutional factors and empirical regularities pertaining to the Swedish economy. A major topic is the question whether there is any theoretical and empirical evidence that Sweden has some monetary autonomy. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Shareholders and Cherry-Picking IPOs : Studies on Shareholders, Initial Public Offerings and Firm Ownership Structure

    Författare :Martin Abrahamson; James Sallis; Fredrik Nilsson; Jan Lindvall; Mika Vaihekoski; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; business studies; corporate finance; behavioral finance; ownership structure; shareholders; IPO; first time; rookie; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation explores investor characteristics and shareholdings of publicly traded Swedish firms. The dissertation consists of an introductory chapter, three published papers, and one working paper. All four papers use Swedish data. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Essays on Share Repurchases and Equity Ownership

    Författare :Jonas Råsbrant; Staffan Laestadius; Kenneth Högholm; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Share repurchases; Buybacks; Stock performance; Liquidity; Rights offerings; Equity ownership; Portfolio choice; Owner-managers; Stockholm Stock Exchange; NASDAQ OMX Stockholm;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis comprises five empirical essays using Swedish data. Three of the essays examine open market share repurchases, one essay investigates changes in investors’ shareholdings surrounding equity rights offerings (ROs), and the last essay investigates owner-managers’ equity portfolio choices. LÄS MER