Ajai K. Singh

Department of Finance, University of Central Florida

SunTrust Eminent Scholar, Professor & Chair

College of Business Administration

12744 Pegasus Drive

Orlando, FL 32816

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Venture Capital Reputation, Post-IPO Performance and Corporate Governance

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 265/2009
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, US Securities & Exchange Commission, University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
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Citation 25

Abstract:

Venture capital, Reputation, Initial Public Offerings, Post-IPO long-run performance, Post-IPO VC shareholdings and directorships, Corporate governance

2.

Liquidity in the Pricing of Syndicated Loans

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Mar 2006
Anurag Gupta, Ajai K. Singh and Allan A. Zebedee
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Clarkson University
Downloads 471 (44,138)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Syndicated loans, loan secondary market, loan pricing, liquidity, loan trading

3.

Negotiation and the IPO Offer Price: A Comparison of Integer versus Non-integer IPOs

EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Mar 2002
University of South Florida, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 428 (49,866)
Citation 18

Abstract:

IPOs, Offer Price, Rounding, IPO Initial Returns, Negotiation

4.

The IPO Derby: Are There Consistent Losers and Winners on This Track?

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings; EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 May 2003
National Chengchi University (NCCU), Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
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Citation 7

Abstract:

Initial public offerings, Investment banks, Earnings management, Underwriter reputation, and Venture-capital

A Dissection of Bookbuilt IPOs: Subscriptions, Underpricing, and Initial Returns

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Arif Khurshed, Alok Pande and Ajai K. Singh
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance, Government of India and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 188 (127,130)
Citation 3

Abstract:

IPOs, bookbuilding, underpricing, winner's curse, sentiment traders

A Dissection of Bookbuilt IPOs: Subscriptions, Underpricing and Initial Returns

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Feb 2010
Arif Khurshed, Alok Pande and Ajai K. Singh
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance, Government of India and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
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Citation 3

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IPOs, Bookbuilding, Underpricing, Winner’s Curse, Sentiment Traders

Market Reaction, Revised Proceeds, and the Classification of Seasoned Equity Offerings

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2012
Konan Chan, Nandkumar Nayar, Ajai K. Singh and Wen Yu
National Chengchi University (NCCU), Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business
Downloads 177 (134,566)

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SEOs, Market Timing, Managerial Response, Market Reaction during Registration

Market Reaction, Managerial Response, and the Classification of SEOs

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Jan 2011
Konan Chan, Nandkumar Nayar, Ajai K. Singh and Wen Yu
National Chengchi University (NCCU), Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business
Downloads 92 (225,932)

Abstract:

SEOs, Market Timing, Managerial Response, Market Reaction

7.

Stock Splits and the Trading Speed Improvement Hypothesis

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Ji-Chai Lin, Wen Yu and Ajai K. Singh
Hong Kong PolyU, University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 263 (88,562)

Abstract:

Stock Splits, Liquidity, Trading Speed, Trading Costs

8.

Subscription Patterns, Offer Prices and the Underpricing of IPOs

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Feb 2009
Arif Khurshed, Alok Pande and Ajai K. Singh
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance, Government of India and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 199 (111,519)
Citation 1

Abstract:

IPOs, bookbuilding, underpricing, winner's curse

9.

Banking Relationships and Sell-Side Research

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 11-14
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2011
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Research Department, Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 198 (121,327)
Citation 2

Abstract:

relationship lending, investment bank relationships, sell-side research, analyst forecast accuracy

10.

Unraveling a Puzzle: The Case of Value Line Timeliness Rank Upgrades

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Nandkumar Nayar, Ajai K. Singh and Wen Yu
Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business
Downloads 161 (139,573)

Abstract:

Value Line timeliness ranks, post-earnings announcement drift, upgrades, post-upgrade drift, momentum

11.

Social Ties and IPO Outcomes

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2015
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Lehigh University
Downloads 143 (125,381)

Abstract:

G24, G32

12.

Examining Bank SEOs: Are Offers Made by Undercapitalized Banks Different?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Feb 2009
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Research Department, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Clarkson University
Downloads 133 (163,894)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Bank Seasoned Equity Offers, Undercapitalization, Overcapitalization, Involuntary Issues, Voluntary Issues, Market Reaction, Long run performance, Long-run returns

13.

Sentiment Traders & IPO Initial Returns

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Mar 2011
Arif Khurshed, Alok Pande and Ajai K. Singh
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance, Government of India and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 119 (170,606)

Abstract:

IPOs, bookbuilding, underpricing, winner’s curse, sentiment traders

14.

Presidential Elections, Political Sensitivity, and Hedge Fund Performance

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2016
Honghui Chen, Alok Kumar, Yan Lu and Ajai K. Singh
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, University of Miami - School of Business Administration, University of Central Florida-Department of Finance and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
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Abstract:

Hedge funds, political sensitivity, Presidential elections, portfolio adjustments, performance evaluation, managerial skill.

15.

Lending Relationships and Analysts’ Forecasts

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Research Department, Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida

Abstract:

Lending Relationships, Analysts' Forecasts

16.

Unraveling a Puzzle: The Case of Value Line Timeliness Rank Upgrades

Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 379-409, 2011
Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Nandkumar (Nandu) Nayar, Ajai K. Singh and Wen Yu
Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business

Abstract:

value line timeliness ranks, post-earnings announcement drift, upgrades, post-upgrade drift, momentum

17.

Underwriter Reputation, Initial Returns, and the Long-Run Performance of IPO Stocks

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Richard B. Carter, Rick Dark and Ajai K. Singh
Iowa State University, Iowa State University - College of Business and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida

Abstract:

Reputation, Investment banks, Underwriting, Initial public offerings (IPO), Performance standards, Underpricing, Rates of return, Status

18.

An Examination of Large Sell Orders in Cold IPO Aftermarkets

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Posted: 23 Jun 2003
C. N. V. Krishnan, Ajai K. Singh and Allan A. Zebedee
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Clarkson University

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19.

Clientele Effects and Cross-Security Market Making: Evidence from Calls of Convertible Preferred Securities

Financial Management, Vol. 27, No. 4, Winter 1998
Posted: 19 Feb 1999
John S. Howe, Ji-Chai Lin and Ajai K. Singh
University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Finance, Hong Kong PolyU and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 189    Citations: 0
1.

Share Repurchase Programs and Liquidity: An Examination of Dutch Auction Repurchases

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Nandkumar Nayar, Ajai K. Singh and Allan A. Zebedee
Lehigh University - College of Business & Economics, Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Clarkson University
Downloads 183

Abstract:

Share Repurchase Programs, Dutch Auctions, Liquidity