Dissertations on Finance

Finance is a field of study involving matters of the management, and creation, of money and investments including the dynamics of assets and liabilities, under conditions of uncertainty and risk.

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Factors That Determine Commercial Bank Profitability

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This study aims to explain the factors that determine the profitability of UK commercial banks, therefore, the first step required to perform regression analysis was the collection of data....

Last modified: 5th Jan 2022

Dividend Payout Decision Making Process

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Dividend policy has attracted a substantial amount of research by many researchers and theorists. This study focuses on identifying various determinants of dividend payout and whether these factors influence the dividend payout decision....

Last modified: 23rd Dec 2021

Literature Review of Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT)

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This paper focuses on common stock returns governed by a formula structure; the APT is a one-period model, in which avoidance of arbitrage over static portfolios of these assets leads to a linear relation between the expected return and its covariance with the factors....

Last modified: 21st Dec 2021

Traditional and Practical Capital Budgeting Techniques

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In this literature review both traditional capital budgeting techniques and practical capital budgeting techniques are reviewed and the limitations of traditional capital budgeting techniques are discussed....

Last modified: 20th Dec 2021

Financial Risk Management in the Energy and Oil Sectors

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This dissertation will examine the issues of financial risk management in energy sector, also how they impact in the performance of companies in that sector....

Last modified: 20th Dec 2021

Literature Review: Capital Structure and Corporate Finance

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Williamson in his article, “Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance”, analyzed the effects of tangible assets and probability of bankruptcy on the relationship between capital structure, leverage, and asset liquidity....

Last modified: 20th Dec 2021

Competition and Integration Strategies of Stock Exchanges

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Competition among stock exchanges is a new phenomenon since only recently have they become more like firms. The primary objective of this dissertation is to analyse the competition and integration strategies....

Last modified: 17th Dec 2021

Profitability and Corporate Leverage Policy of Firms

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The objective of this study is to find out the relationship between the profitability and the corporate leverage policy of firms in the Fuel and Energy sector of Pakistan....

Last modified: 17th Dec 2021

Literature Review of Dividend Policies

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The motive of this study is to find out the effects of firm characteristics on their likelihood of dividend payments, with UK market as the evidence....

Last modified: 15th Dec 2021

Analysis of Maximising Shareholder Value vs Maximising Profits

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By analysing the review of literature, it can be suggested that it’s essential to maximise shareholder value rather than maximising profits alone. However maximising profit is also can be defined as a performance measurement of a healthy business....

Last modified: 6th Dec 2021

The Power of Investors Over Decision Making at Unilever

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A proposal to study the power of investors investment in decision making by examining the annual reports of companies that invested....

Last modified: 3rd Dec 2021

Financial Situation of Northen Rock Compared to HBOS

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The purpose of this project is to analyse the financial performance and position of Northern Rock which in terms would also explain certain factors of high street lender and financial institutions....

Last modified: 3rd Dec 2021

Comparison of ARIMA and SVR Stock Price Forecasting Methods

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There are lots of methods used for stock price forecasting. This paper compares the forecast value between the ARIMA model and SVR model....

Last modified: 1st Dec 2021

Assessing The Services Of Money Changers In Kuala Lumpur

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A study of the impact of economic cycles (from 1997-2007) on the demand for services of a foreign exchange in Kuala Lumpur....

Last modified: 1st Dec 2021

Business and Financial Performance of Bank Al Habib

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The foremost objective of this research is to analyse the direction and business performance of Bank AL Habib with respect to its competitors....

Last modified: 1st Dec 2021

Protective Covenants Of Bond Issues

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This paper examines the covenants that were offered in fifteen recent New Zealand bond issues and their effectiveness....

Last modified: 1st Dec 2021

Perception of Money Laundering in Mauritian Population

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The aim of this dissertation is to assess the perception of money laundering among the Mauritian population....

Last modified: 30th Nov 2021

Investing in Brazil: PESTEL and SWOT Analysis

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The impact of globalization on Brazil and an evaluation of investment opportunities using PESTEL and SWOT analysis....

Last modified: 30th Nov 2021

Cryptocurrency Business Report

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A summary of cryptocurrency and comparison of the top 5 cryptocurrencies including the merits and shortcomings of each....

Last modified: 29th Nov 2021

Balancing Rights and Duties of Parties in a Letter of Credit Transaction

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This dissertation highlights the imbalance of the rights and duties of the parties in a letter of credit transaction by emphasising deficiencies in the letters of credit system....

Last modified: 24th Nov 2021

Effect of Brexit on UK and EU Financial Market Regulation

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This paper considers the implications of Brexit on the regulation of financial markets in the United Kingdom and the broader European Union. Abstract: On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom triggered one of the most sign...

Last modified: 19th Nov 2021

Dissertation on the Impact of Tax on Capital Structure

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This study is focused on evaluating tax policy effects on the capital structure in Serbian corporate firms based on the laid policies. ...

Last modified: 11th Nov 2021

Dissertation on a Financial Information Disclosure Index

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This paper uses an empirical study to examine the level of voluntary information disclosure in listed public companies from China, Ecuador, Germany and the United States of America....

Last modified: 10th Nov 2021

Demand of Derivatives Investment in Malaysia

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The research problem of this study is to uncover the derivative investment as a financial instrument for business and gaining capital....

Last modified: 10th Nov 2021

Success Factors in Merger and Acquisition Projects

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The introduction of this Proposal as well the dissertation will explain the concept of critical success factors in mergers and acquisition and will investigate how an advisory firm can help in merger...

Last modified: 10th Nov 2021