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Fund activity and performance: A closer look at the Swedish mutual fund industry
This paper investigates the level of fund activity and its e ect on fund performance on the Swedish market. By analyzing fund characteristics between 2005 to 2015, we find that among the active fund alternatives, the ...
How does the market structure in a banking sector affect bank profitability during a financial crisis?
This thesis studies how profitability in both emerging and advanced economies is affected by market structure in a financial crisis. The country sample from Mirzaei, Moore, & Liu (2013) is used with a similar methodology, ...
The Effect of Bond Convexity in Abnormal Volatility
According to earlier empirical studies, convexity in the U.S. treasury market is arbitrage-free priced. This paper study whether the arbitrage-free pricing of convexity held even in the financial crisis and the volatile ...
The Effect of Attention on the Behaviour of Investors Using a Social Trading Platform, Shareville
When buying a stock, it is impossible to take hundreds or thousands of stocks into consideration. A way for investors to simplify the search problem is to make the choice from stocks that have caught their attention. ...
Performance of hedge fund strategies in bull and bear markets
Hedge funds use a wide variety of investment styles, although many people have the perception that they are a relatively homogenous group with similar strategies to generate returns. Understanding the differences in the ...
Disclosure Requirements´Effect on Stock Returns of U.S. Listed Natural Resource Extraction Issuers
I examine the changes in firm value that oil, natural gas, and mining firms experience as a result of the implementation of the Cardin-Lugar Amendment into U.S. law. Using the traditional event study methodology I observe ...