Kevin Keasey

University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

Leeds LS2 9JT

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (41)

1.

The Link between Dividend Policy and Institutional Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 8, pp. 105–122, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Mar 2011
Helen Short, Hao Zhang and Kevin Keasey
University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 1,553 (17,134)
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Dividend policy, Institutional ownership

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A New Test of Signaling Theory

Finance Letters, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 1-5, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jan 2008
Charlie X. Cai, Darren Duxbury and Kevin Keasey
University of Liverpool Management School, Newcastle University Business School and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 954 (34,966)

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Signaling theory, IPO market

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The Shareholder Wealth Effects of Insurance Securitization: Preliminary Evidence from the Catastrophe Bond Market

Journal of Financial Services Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2012
Independent, King's College London - King's Business School and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 940 (35,702)
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Insurance securitization, Catastrophe risk, Catastrophe bonds, Performance

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The Risk Implications of Insurance Securitization: The Case of Catastrophe Bonds

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Independent, King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Edinburgh
Downloads 829 (42,499)
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Insurance securitization, Catastrophe bonds, Default risk

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Market Development, Information Diffusion and the Global Anomaly Puzzle

Cai, Charlie Xiaowu and Keasey, Kevin and Li, Peng and Zhang, Qi, 2021,Market Development, Information Diffusion and the Global Anomaly Puzzle, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 30 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2021
Charlie X. Cai, Kevin Keasey, Peng Li and Qi Zhang
University of Liverpool Management School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds - Faculty of Business and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)
Downloads 459 (90,246)
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Asset Pricing, Anomalies, Behavioral Finance, Multi-Factor Models, International Evidence

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Short Term Predictability, Volume and Microstructure Effects in Stock Prices

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Kevin Keasey, Robert Hudson and Shima Amini
University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, Hull University Business School (HUBS) and University of Leeds
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Predictability, Overreaction, Underreaction, Market efficiency, Momentum, Volume, Microstructure

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When Banks Grow Too Big for their National Economies: Tail Risks, Risk Channels, and Government Guarantees

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Durham University
Downloads 254 (171,429)
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Banks, Size, Tail Risk, Too-Big-to-Fail, Government Guarantees

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Does Bank Default Risk Increase with Information Asymmetry? Evidence from Europe

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2013
Francesco Vallascas and Kevin Keasey
Durham University and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 244 (178,107)
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Banking Risk, Global Financial Crisis, Information Asymmetry

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Paying Too Much for Growth: What have Investors Missed?

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 17-09
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2018
Charlie X. Cai, Kevin Keasey, Peng Li and Qi Zhang
University of Liverpool Management School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)
Downloads 237 (183,213)

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Limited Attention, Investment Growth Anomaly, Expectation Error, US market, International market

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Does Debt Concentration Depend on the Risk-Taking Incentives in CEO Compensation?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2018
Universidad de León, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, Universidad de León, Universidad de León and Durham University
Downloads 216 (200,154)

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Debt Concentration; Executive Compensation; Asset Substitution; Corporate Governance

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A Cross-Country Analysis of Herd Behavior in Europe

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Stockholm Business SchoolStockholm Business School, Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 193 (221,725)
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Herding, Cross-sectional Dispersion of Returns, Global Financial Crisis, Eurozone Crisis

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Trading Frictions and Market Structure: An Empirical Analysis

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 35, No. 3-4, pp. 563-579, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
University of Liverpool Management School, University of Strathclyde - Department of Accounting and Finance, Hull University Business School (HUBS) and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 193 (221,725)

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SETS, SEAQ, Trading Friction, Market Structure

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Forecasting Using High-Frequency Data: A Comparison of Asymmetric Financial Duration Models

Journal of Forecasting, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 371–386, August 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Qi Zhang, Kevin Keasey and Charlie X. Cai
Independent, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Liverpool Management School
Downloads 169 (248,553)

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Autoregressive Duration Model (ACD), forecasting, high-frequency data, market microstructure

14.

Which Fund Flow?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2022
You Zhou, Peng Li, Charlie X. Cai and Kevin Keasey
University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Liverpool Management School and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 155 (268,330)

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mutual-fund flows, risk factors, non-risk factors, smart-money effect, CAPM

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The Impact of Mega-Catastrophes on Insurers: An Exposure-Based Analysis of the U.S. Homeowners’ Insurance Market

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
Independent, King's College London - King's Business School and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 155 (266,975)

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G20, G22, G32

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Are Market-Based Rankings of Global Systemically Important Financial Institutions Useful for Regulators?

Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2015
Independent, Durham University, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Liverpool Management School
Downloads 135 (297,905)
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systemic risk, systemically important financial institutions, regulation, bank bailouts

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Market Reaction to Earnings News: A Unified Test of Information Risk and Transaction Costs

Journal of Accounting and Economics 56 (2013) 251–266
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Qi Zhang, Charlie X. Cai and Kevin Keasey
Independent, University of Liverpool Management School and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 131 (304,750)
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information risk, transaction costs, price discovery, earnings announcements

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Determinants of the Component Structure of Intraday Return Distributions

Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Charlie X. Cai, Kevin Keasey and Gao-Liang Tian
University of Liverpool Management School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) - School of Management
Downloads 124 (317,358)

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Return Distribution, Intraday, Information Flow, Liquidity, High-frequency Data, Market Microstructure.

19.

Internally-Assessed Bank Capital Requirements and Loan Portfolio Spreads

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2022
University of Leeds, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Durham University
Downloads 114 (337,026)

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Lending Spreads; Internal Rating Models; Bank Regulation

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CEO Turnover in Large Banks: Does Tail Risk Matter?

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 18-01
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 May 2017
University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield and Durham University
Downloads 105 (356,488)
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G21, G28

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How Prior Realized Outcomes Affect Portfolio Decisions

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2013
Newcastle University Business School, Hull University Business School (HUBS), University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Independent
Downloads 105 (356,488)
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prior realized outcomes, stock characteristics, portfolio composition

22.

Three Decades of Failed Bank Acquisitions

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Dec 2021
Cardiff University, Cardiff University, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Durham University
Downloads 93 (385,275)

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Bank Failure, Acquisitions, Resolution, Bank Risk

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Gender, Workplace Preferences, and Firm Performance: Looking Through the Glass Door

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 10 May 2022
Jie Chen, Chenxing Jing, Kevin Keasey, Ivan Lim and Bin Xu
Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds, Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, Durham University and University of Leeds
Downloads 64 (475,495)

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Gender, Workplace preferences, Employee satisfaction, Firm performance

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Growing Beyond Smallness: How Do Small, Closely Controlled Firms Survive?

International Small Business Journal, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 620-630, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Wilson Ng and Kevin Keasey
IDRAC Business School, Campus de Lyon and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 52 (524,042)

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Absorptive Capacity, Closely Controlled Firms, Critical Incident, Family Firms, Tipping Points

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Outside CEOs onto Bank Boards: The Drivers and Consequences of their Appointment

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Oct 2021
Usman Gilani, Kevin Keasey and Francesco Vallascas
University of Leeds – Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Durham University
Downloads 42 (571,481)

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Bank Boards, Outside CEOs, Business Models

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Intra Day Bid-Ask Spreads, Trading Volume and Volatility: Recent Empirical Evidence from the London Stock Exchange

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2004
Kevin Keasey, Charlie X. Cai and Robert Hudson
University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Liverpool Management School and Hull University Business School (HUBS)
Downloads 27 (660,814)

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Bank Governance and Acquisition Performance

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 15, No. 5, pp. 957-968, September 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Sep 2007
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins and Kevin Keasey
King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 26 (668,072)
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Bank acquisitions, performance, board composition, board diversity

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Conversion, Performance and Executive Compensation in UK Building Societies

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Aug 2004
University of Kent - Canterbury Business School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Bangor Business School
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Board Monitoring, Regulation, and Performance in the Banking Industry: Evidence from the Market for Corporate Control

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 18, Issue 5, pp. 381-395, September 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Sep 2010
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins and Kevin Keasey
King's College London - King's Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 16 (794,143)
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Board Monitoring, Regulation and Performance in the Banking Industry: Evidence from the Market for Corporate Control

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 29 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2010
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins and Kevin Keasey
King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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banks, mergers, corporate governance, regulation

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Corporate Governance and Information Efficiency in Security Markets

European Financial Management, Vol. 12, No. 5, pp. 763-787, November 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Oct 2006
Charlie X. Cai, Kevin Keasey and Helen Short
University of Liverpool Management School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 13 (776,177)
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Trading Frictions and Market Structure: An Empirical Analysis

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 35, Issue 3-4, pp. 563-579, April/May 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Apr 2008
Charlie X. Cai, David Hillier and Kevin Keasey
University of Bradford - School of Management, University of Strathclyde - Department of Accounting and Finance and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 4 (871,370)

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Comparative Performance of UK Mutual Building Societies and Stock Retail Banks: Further Evidence

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 319-336, June 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 May 2008
Radha K. Shiwakoti, Kevin Keasey and Robert Hudson
University of Kent - Canterbury Business School, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and Hull University Business School (HUBS)
Downloads 3 (884,057)

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Informed Trading and Market Structure

European Financial Management, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 148-177, 2015
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2015
University of Bradford - School of Management, American University - Department of Finance and Real Estate, University of Newcastle and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 1 (912,171)
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market structure, informed trading, trading systems, London stock exchange

A Comparative Analysis of Real and Accrual Earnings Management Around Initial Public Offerings Under Different Regulatory Environments

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 43, Issue 7-8, pp. 849-871, 2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Sep 2016
Mohammad Alhadab, Iain Clacher and Kevin Keasey
Al al-Bayt University, University of Leeds - Faculty of Business and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
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accounting choices, earnings management, initial public offerings, regulatory environment

A Comparative Analysis of Real and Accrual Earnings Management around Initial Public Offerings under Different Regulatory Environments

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, DOI: 10.1111/jbfa.12201, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Mohammad Alhadab, Iain Clacher and Kevin Keasey
Al al-Bayt University, University of Leeds - Faculty of Business and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Initial Public Offerings, earnings management, regulatory environment, accounting choices

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Does the Impact of Board Independence on Large Bank Risks Change after the Global Financial Crisis?

Journal of Corporate Finance, 2017
Posted: 24 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2017
Francesco Vallascas, Sabur Mollah and Kevin Keasey
Durham University, Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Bank Risk, Bank Governance, Board Independence, Regulation

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Effects of Audit Quality on Real and Accrual Earnings Management and Subsequent Return Performance: Evidence from IPOs

Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Mohammad Alhadab, Iain Clacher and Kevin Keasey
Al al-Bayt University, University of Leeds - Faculty of Business and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Earnings management, Discretionary accruals, Real activities manipulation, Audit quality, Initial public offering, Stock return performance

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Real and Accrual Earnings Management and IPO Failure Risk

Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Mohammad Alhadab, Iain Clacher and Kevin Keasey
Al al-Bayt University, University of Leeds - Faculty of Business and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Initial Public Offerings, IPO failure, real activities, accounting accruals, accounting choices

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Small Firm Financial Contracting and Immigrant Entrepreneurship

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 24 Nov 2009
Robert Watson, Kevin Keasey and Mae Baker
Instituto de Empresa, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Immigrant entrepreneurs, Opinion paper/position paper/essay, Public policies, Contracts & agreements, Clothing industry, Manufacturing industries, Cooperation, Competitive advantages, Interfirm alliances, Social networks

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The Performance of Small Firms: Profits, Jobs and Failures

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Independent, University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Newcastle - Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies (CURDS) and Instituto de Empresa

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Manufacturing industries, Firm performance, Job creation, Firm survival, Organizational structures, Earnings, Firm age, Closing firms, Public policies, Firm ownership, Financial ratios, Firm financing, Family firms, Accounting, Firm growth, Boards of directors, Financial performance, Business assistance

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Investor Protection and the Value Effects of Bank Merger Announcements in Europe and the US

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 32, No. 7, pp. 1333-1348, 2008
Posted: 17 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2009
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins and Kevin Keasey
King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Banks, Mergers, Investor protection, Corporate governance

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Bank Deregulation and Acquisition Activity: The Cases of the US, Italy and Germany

Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 199-209, 2007
Posted: 20 May 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins and Kevin Keasey
King's College London - King's Business School, University of Leeds and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance

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Acquisitions and mergers, Banks, Germany, Italy, United States of America