Capital

Working Paper

Are Buybacks Good for Long-Term Shareholder Value? Evidence from Buybacks around the World

Using a sample of over 9,000 buyback announcements from 31 non-U.S. countries, we find support for the results of studies based on U.S. data: on average, share repurchases are associated with significant positive short-term and longterm excess...Read more

Urs Peyer
Theo Vermaelen
01 September 2014

Banking Union: Aspects of the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism Compared

The Banking Union is based on different components, partly on directives applicable throughout the EU, partly on two regulations applicable only in the euro states introducing the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism....Read more

Eddy Wymeersch
01 April 2015

Be Careful What You Ask for: Fundraising Strategies in Equity Crowdfunding

We use equity crowdfunding data to ask how fundraising amounts can be explained by what entrepreneurs ask for, versus what investors want to invest. The analysis exploits unique features of crowdfunding where entrepreneurs not only set investment...Read more

Thomas Hellmann
Ilona Mostipan
Nir Vulkan
19 September 2019

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