Peter Fiechter

University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis

Rue A.-L. Breguet 2

Neuchatel, CH-2000

Switzerland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

DOWNLOADS
Rank 5,925

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 5,925

in Total Papers Downloads

9,404

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 23,478

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 23,478

in Total Papers Citations

17

CROSSREF CITATIONS

25

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Application of the Fair Value Option Under IAS 39: Effects on the Volatility of Bank Earnings

Journal of International Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 May 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2011
Peter Fiechter
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis
Downloads 1,809 (11,765)

Abstract:

Loading...

Fair Value Option (FVO), Earnings Volatility, Fair Value Accounting, Banks, IAS 39, Subprime Crisis

2.

Reclassification of Financial Assets Under IAS 39: Impact on European Banks’ Financial Statements

Accounting in Europe, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2010
Peter Fiechter
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis
Downloads 1,700 (12,973)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Reclassification, Financial Assets, Fair Value Accounting, Banks, IAS 39, Financial Crisis

3.

Discretionary Measurement of Level 3 Fair Values During the 2008 Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
Peter Fiechter and Conrad Meyer
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and University of Zurich - Institute for Accounting and Control
Downloads 1,536 (15,249)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Level 3 fair values, earnings management, Financial Crisis, loan loss provisions (LLP), other comprehensive income (OCI)

4.

Real Effects in Anticipation of Mandatory Disclosures: Evidence from the European Union’s CSR Directive

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2019
Peter Fiechter, Joerg-Markus Hitz and Nico Lehmann
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, University of Goettingen and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 1,281 (20,080)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Loading...

corporate social responsibility (CSR), disclosure regulation, real effects, stakeholder reactions

5.

The Impact of the Institutional Environment on the Value Relevance of Fair Values

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2017
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
Peter Fiechter and Zoltán Novotny-Farkas
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 899 (33,541)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

Fair Value Accounting, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Value Relevance, Institutional Accounting, Information Environment

6.

Determinants and Consequences of a Voluntary Turn Away from IFRS to Local GAAP: Evidence from Switzerland

European Accounting Review Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2017
Peter Fiechter, Jérôme Halberkann and Conrad Meyer
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, University of Zurich - Institute for Business Administration and University of Zurich - Institute for Accounting and Control
Downloads 678 (49,275)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

IFRS, small and mid-cap companies, ownership structure, Swiss GAAP, reporting costs and benefits

7.

Real Effects of a Widespread CSR Reporting Mandate: Evidence from the European Union’s CSR Directive

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Nov 2020
Peter Fiechter, Joerg-Markus Hitz and Nico Lehmann
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, University of Goettingen and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 424 (88,247)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

corporate social responsibility (CSR), disclosure regulation, real effects, stakeholder reactions, Directive 2014/95

8.

The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Information in Supply-Chain Contracting: Evidence from the Expansion of CSR Rating Coverage

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 24 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2021
Nanyang Technological University, University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, University of Goettingen and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 326 (119,160)

Abstract:

Loading...

Corporate social responsibility (CSR), information comparability, supply chain contracting, third-party data vendors

9.

The Impact of the Greek Sovereign Debt Crisis on European Banks’ Disclosure and its Economic Consequences

The International Journal of Accounting, Vol. (51), No. (1), 2016
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2016
Peter Fiechter and Jie Zhou
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and University of Zurich
Downloads 323 (119,925)

Abstract:

Loading...

Greek sovereign debt crisis, disclosure, cost of capital, European banks, risk information

10.

The IFRS Option to Reclassify Financial Assets out of Fair Value in 2008: The Roles Played by Regulatory Capital and Too-Important-To-Fail Status

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 19-18
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 May 2017
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Maastricht University
Downloads 182 (210,299)

Abstract:

Loading...

Too Important to Fail, Fair Value Accounting, Bank Regulation, Financial Crisis

11.

Bold Analysts or Bold Banks: Do Institutional Factors Drive Herding Behavior?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Apr 2013
Reto Cueni and Peter Fiechter
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis
Downloads 92 (353,713)

Abstract:

Loading...

Herding behavior, Financial analysts, Brokerage, Institutional factors, Ownership, Private vs. public Firms

12.

Are Level 3 Fair Value Gains and Losses Return Relevant? Evidence from Fas 157 Rollforward Disclosures

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Maastricht University
Downloads 71 (409,112)

Abstract:

Loading...

Fair value accounting, Level 3, fair value gains and losses, value relevance, return relevance, FAS 157 (ASC 820), U.S. banks, other comprehensive income (OCI), illiquidity

13.

The Impact of the Institutional Environment on Analysts’ Herding Behavior: Evidence from Broker Acquisitions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Dec 2020
Peter Fiechter and Louis Mangeney
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis
Downloads 59 (449,755)

Abstract:

Loading...

Security Analyst, Herding Behavior, Mergers, Acquisitions, Institutions

14.

The Disappearance of the Zero-Earnings Discontinuity: SOX, Dotcom Boom or Gradual Decline?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Jul 2021
University of Fribourg - University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
Downloads 24 (620,765)

Abstract:

Loading...

Earnings management, Zero-earnings discontinuity, SOX, Dotcom boom, Earnings distribution, Small loss avoidance

15.

The Effects of the Fair Value Option Under IAS 39 on the Volatility of Bank Earnings

Journal of International Accounting Research, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2011
Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Peter Fiechter
University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis

Abstract:

Loading...

fair value option, FVO, earnings volatility, fair value accounting, financial instruments, IAS 39, banks