Denis Schweizer

Concordia University

Associate Professor of Finance

1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W.

Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M8

Canada

http://www.concordia.ca/jmsb/faculty/denis-schweizer.html

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Signaling in Equity Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2014
A.T. Kearney GmbH, Florida Atlantic University, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics and Concordia University
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Entrepreneurial Finance, (Equity) Crowdfunding, Micro Lending, Internet, Signaling

Signaling in Equity Crowdfunding

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
A.T. Kearney GmbH, Florida Atlantic University, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics and Concordia University
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Equity Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurial Finance, Entrepreneurship, Signaling

Signaling in Equity Crowdfunding

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 39, Issue 4, pp. 955-980, 2015
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
A.T. Kearney GmbH, Florida Atlantic University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Strategic Asset Allocation and the Role of Alternative Investments

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2011
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Alternative Investments, Asset Allocation, Asset Backed Securities, Buy Out, Commodities, Hedge Fund, Higher Moments, Private Equity, REITs, Venture Capital

Strategic Asset Allocation and the Role of Alternative Investments

European Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 May 2012
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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alternative investments, higher moments, strategic asset allocation

Strategic Asset Allocation and the Role of Alternative Investments

European Financial Management, Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 521-547, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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alternative investments, higher moments, strategic asset allocation

Are Blockchain Crowdsales the New 'Gold Rush'? Success Determinants of Initial Coin Offerings

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2019
Ryan Amsden and Denis Schweizer
McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management and Concordia University
Downloads 1,837 (9,480)
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Coin, Crowdfunding, Crowdsale, Cryptocurrency, Crypto Asset, Blockchain, Distributed Ledger, Equity Financing, Entrepreneurial Finance, Fintech, Initial Coin Offering, Token Offering

Are Blockchain Crowdsales the New 'Gold Rush'? Success Determinants of Initial Coin Offerings

2nd Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Apr 2018
Ryan Amsden and Denis Schweizer
McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management and Concordia University
Downloads 36 (499,674)
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Coin, Crowdfunding, Crowdsale, Cryptocurrency, Crypto Asset, Blockchain, Distributed Ledger, Equity Financing, Entrepreneurial Finance, Fintech, Initial Coin Offering, Token Offering

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Signaling in Equity Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2014
A.T. Kearney GmbH, Florida Atlantic University, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics and Concordia University
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Entrepreneurial Finance, (Equity) Crowdfunding, Micro Lending, Internet, Signaling

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Hedge Funds vs. Private Equity Funds as Shareholder Activists - Differences in Value Creation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Mark Mietzner and Denis Schweizer
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig and Concordia University
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Abnormal Returns, Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Benchmark, Risk Modeling, Private Equity, Venture Capital

Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Apr 2013
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Benchmark, Risk Modeling, Private Equity, Venture Capital

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Strategic Hedge Fund Portfolio Construction that Incorporates Higher Moments

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jan 2008
Dieter G. Kaiser and Denis Schweizer
Robus Capital Management Limited and Concordia University
Downloads 780 (35,006)
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Asset Allocation, Hedge Fund, Higher Moments

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Hedge Funds versus Private Equity Funds as Shareholder Activists - Differences in Value Creation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Mar 2008
Mark Mietzner and Denis Schweizer
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig and Concordia University
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Abnormal Returns, Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

Polynomial Goal Programming and the Implicit Higher Moment Preferences of U.S. Institutional Investors in Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Mar 2009
Denis Schweizer and Juliane Proelss
Concordia University and Concordia University, Quebec
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Polynomial Goal Programming, Fund of Hedge Funds, Higher Moments, Investor Preferences

Polynomial Goal Programming and the Implicit Higher Moment Preferences of U.S. Institutional Investors in Hedge Funds

Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Juliane Proelss and Denis Schweizer
Concordia University, Quebec and Concordia University
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Polynomial Goal Programming, Fund of Hedge Funds, Higher Moments, Investor Preferences

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The Fast Track IPO – Success Factors for Taking Firms Public with SPACs

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Douglas J. Cumming, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Alternative Asset, Reverse Merger, Shell Company, Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC)

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What is Different About Private Equity-Backed Acquirers?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 28 May 2020
Benjamin Hammer, Heiko Hinrichs and Denis Schweizer
Lancaster University Leipzig, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management and Concordia University
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Private Equity; Leveraged Buyout; M&A; Buy-and-Build; Add-on Acquisition

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Intra-Industry Effects of Shareholder Activism - Market Reactions to Hedge Fund and Private Equity Investments

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2009
Mark Mietzner, Denis Schweizer and Marcel Tyrell
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig, Concordia University and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance
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Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism, Rivals, Information Signaling, Intra-Industry Effects

Do Markets Anticipate Capital Structure Decisions? Feedback Effects in Equity Liquidity

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florida Atlantic University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Capital Structure, Liquidity, Information Asymmetry, Signalling

Do Markets Anticipate Capital Structure Decisions? Feedback Effects in Equity Liquidity

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2014
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florida Atlantic University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Capital Structure, Leverage, Liquidity, Information Asymmetry, Signalling

Is Corporate Governance in China Related to Performance Persistence?

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2013-015
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 May 2013
Lars Helge Hass, Sofia Johan and Denis Schweizer
Lancaster University - Management School, Florida Atlantic University - Finance and Concordia University
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Board Structure, China, Corporate Governance, Performance Persistence

Is Corporate Governance in China Related to Performance Persistence?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2013
Lars Helge Hass, Sofia Johan and Denis Schweizer
Lancaster University - Management School, Florida Atlantic University - Finance and Concordia University
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Board Structure, China, Corporate Governance, Performance Persistence

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Hedge Funds versus Private Equity Funds as Shareholder Activists in Germany – Differences in Value Creation

Journal of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Dec 2013
Denis Schweizer and Mark Mietzner
Concordia University and Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig
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Abnormal Returns, Corporate Governance, Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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Intra-Industry Effects of Shareholder Activism in Germany - Is There a Difference between Hedge Fund and Private Equity Investments?

Schmalenbach Business Review, Vol. 63, pp. 151-185, April 2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Mark Mietzner, Denis Schweizer and Marcel Tyrell
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig, Concordia University and Zeppelin University
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corporate governance, hedge fund, information signaling, intra-industry effects, private equity, rivals, shareholder activism

Regulatory Induced Performance Persistence: Evidence from Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2012
Douglas J. Cumming, Na Dai, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, SUNY at Albany - School of Business, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Performance Persistence, Law and Finance, Hedge Funds

Regulatory Induced Performance Persistence: Evidence from Hedge Funds

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
Douglas J. Cumming, Na Dai, Lars Helge Hass and Denis Schweizer
Florida Atlantic University, SUNY at Albany - School of Business, Lancaster University - Management School and Concordia University
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Performance Persistence, Law and Finance, Hedge Funds

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Is the Crowd Sensitive to Distance? — How Investment Decisions Differ by Investor Type

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2016
Christina Günther, Sofia Johan and Denis Schweizer
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florida Atlantic University - Finance and Concordia University
Downloads 275 (124,317)
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Distance, Equity Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurial Finance, Entrepreneurship, Home Bias, Internet

Executive Compensation and Informed Trading in Acquiring Firms around Merger Announcements

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2014
Umut Ordu and Denis Schweizer
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
Downloads 177 (189,453)
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Compensation, Informed Trading, M&A, Option Implied Information, Wealth to Performance Sensitivity

Executive Compensation and Informed Trading in Acquiring Firms Around Merger Announcements

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Feb 2015
Denis Schweizer and Umut Ordu
Concordia University and WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
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Compensation, Informed Trading, M&A, Option Implied Information, Wealth-to-Performance Sensitivity

Wealth Effects of Rare Earth Prices and China's Rare Earth Elements Policy

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Maximilian A. Müller, Denis Schweizer and Volker Seiler
ESMT Berlin, Concordia University and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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Announcement Effects, Event Study, Rare Earths Elements, WTO

Wealth Effects of Rare Earth Prices and China's Rare Earth Elements Policy

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 138 (4), 627-648
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2020
Maximilian A. Müller, Denis Schweizer and Volker Seiler
ESMT Berlin, Concordia University and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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Announcement Effects, Event Study, Rare Earths Elements, WTO

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Do Private Equity Firms Pay for Synergies?

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2018
Lancaster University Leipzig, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Concordia University and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management - Department of Finance
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private equity, leveraged buyouts, M&A, buy-and-build, synergies, entry pricing

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The Role of Sovereign Wealth Funds as Activist or Passive Fund Managers

Forthcoming, Journal of Asset Management
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Aug 2015
Mark Mietzner, Dirk Schiereck and Denis Schweizer
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig, Darmstadt University of Technology and Concordia University
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Sovereign Wealth Fund, Public Pension Fund, Shareholder Activism, Stock Picking, Event Study, Outperformance

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Do Privately Owned Enterprises in China Need Political Connections to Issue Corporate Bonds?

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Denis Schweizer, Thomas John Walker and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Finance and University of Nottingham
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Bank Loans, China, Corporate Bonds, Emerging Markets, Political Connections

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Do Political Connections Help Privately Owned Chinese Enterprises Go Global?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Denis Schweizer, Thomas John Walker and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Finance and University of Nottingham
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China, Emerging Markets, Multinational Enterprise, Political Connections

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China: From Imitator to Innovator?

Emerging Markets Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2019
Feng Zhan, Juliane Proelss and Denis Schweizer
University of Western Ontario, Concordia University, Quebec and Concordia University
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China, Innovation, Patents, R&D, Research Intensity

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Hidden Champions or Black Sheep? Evidence from German Mini-Bonds

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Jul 2015
Denis Schweizer, Juliane Proelss and Mark Mietzner
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec and Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig
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Credit Risk; Financing Gap, Mini-Bonds, Mittelstand, Rating Inflation, Small Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

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Hidden Champions or Black Sheep? The Role of Underpricing in the German Mini-Bond Market

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2016
Mark Mietzner, Juliane Proelss and Denis Schweizer
Leipzig University of Applied Sciences - HTWK Leipzig, Concordia University, Quebec and Concordia University
Downloads 148 (220,396)
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Credit Risk, Financing Gap, Mini-Bonds. Mittelstand. Ratings Inflation. Small Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Corporate Finance and the Governance Implications of Removing Government Support Programs

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2014-021
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2015
Martin Jacob, Sofia Johan, Denis Schweizer and Feng Zhan
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florida Atlantic University - Finance, Concordia University and University of Western Ontario
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Investment funds, Labour-Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations (LSVCCs), tax subsidies, value destruction

Corporate Finance and the Governance Implications of Removing Government Support Programs

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
Martin Jacob, Sofia Johan, Denis Schweizer and Feng Zhan
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florida Atlantic University - Finance, Concordia University and University of Western Ontario
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Investment funds, Labour-Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations (LSVCCs), tax subsidies, value destruction

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Cross-Border Acquisitions by Chinese Enterprises: The Benefits and Disadvantages of Political Connections

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2018
Denis Schweizer, Thomas John Walker and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Finance and University of Nottingham
Downloads 138 (233,192)
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China, Cross-Border M&As, Emerging Markets, Multinational Enterprises, Political Connections

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Do Markets Anticipate Changes in Risk after Major Corporate Events? Evidence from SEOs

Paris December 2014 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2014
Florida Atlantic University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Option-implied information, seasoned equity offering, straddle, volatility trading strategy

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The Changing Latitude: Labour-Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations in Canada

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2014
Sofia Johan, Denis Schweizer and Feng Zhan
Florida Atlantic University - Finance, Concordia University and University of Western Ontario
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Venture capital, Private equity, LSVCCs, Government policy, Corporate governance, Retail investors, Mutual funds, Tournament behaviour theory

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The Economic Importance of Rare Earth Elements Volatility Forecasts

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2020
Juliane Proelss, Denis Schweizer and Volker Seiler
Concordia University, Quebec, Concordia University and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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ARFIMA, Fractional Integration, Long Memory, Forecasting, Rare Earth Elements

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Ambiguity in Option Markets — Evidence from SEOs

Journal of Financial Management, Markets and Institutions, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2017
Florida Atlantic University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Ambiguity, option-implied information, information tangibility, seasoned equity offerings (SEOs), straddle, volatility trading strategy

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The Role of Consumption and Listed Alternative Investments on the Lifetime-Ruin Probability of U.S. Households

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Mar 2009
Juliane Proelss and Denis Schweizer
Concordia University, Quebec and Concordia University
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Alternative investments, financial planning, lifetime-ruin probability, retirement

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Economics of Philanthropy — Evidence from Health Crowdfunding

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2020
Juliane Proelss, Denis Schweizer and Tingyu Zhou
Concordia University, Quebec, Concordia University and Florida State University
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Altruism, Charity, Crowdfunding, Developing Countries, Fundraising, Health Care, Medicine, Philanthropy, Voluntary Contributions

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Do WTO Rulings Really Matter? Evidence from the Rare Earth Elements Market

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2016
Denis Schweizer, Juliane Proelss and Volker Seiler
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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Market Efficiency, Rare Earth Elements, Stock Price Informativeness, Structural Break Tests, Variance Ratio Tests, World Trade Organization (WTO)

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Effective Governance in Institutional Investments - Reallocations and Tournament Behavior in German Multi-Manager Accounts

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2012
Concordia University, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
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Institutional Investments, Multi-Manager Account, Agency Costs

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Top Management Turnover Under the Influence of Activist Investors

Forthcoming, Journal of Management and Governance
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Sep 2015
Barbara Voussem, Utz Schäffer and Denis Schweizer
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management - Institute of Management Accounting and Control, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Management Turnover, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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Do Announcements of WTO Dispute Resolution Cases Matter? Evidence from the Rare Earth Elements Market

Energy Economics, Vol. 73, 1-23
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 17 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Juliane Proelss, Denis Schweizer and Volker Seiler
Concordia University, Quebec, Concordia University and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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Market Efficiency, Rare Earth Elements, Stock Price Informativeness, Structural Break Tests, Variance Ratio Tests, World Trade Organization (WTO)

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Are Informed Traders Sensitive to Regulatory Environments?

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2014
Umut Ordu and Denis Schweizer
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
Downloads 52 (423,247)
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China, Informed Trading, Market Segmentation, Put-Call Parity

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Law Firm Expertise and Shareholder Wealth

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2019
Denis Schweizer and Ge Wu
Concordia University and University of Richmond
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Acquisition, Legal Advisory, Law Firm, M&A, Merger Clause, Takeover Premium

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False Hopes and Blind Beliefs: How Political Connections Affect China's Corporate Bond Market

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Jul 2019
Denis Schweizer, Thomas John Walker and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Finance and University of Nottingham
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Bank Loans, China, Corporate Bonds, Emerging Markets, Political Connections

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Efficient Hedge Fund Strategy Allocations – Systematic Framework for Investors that Incorporates Higher Moments

Financial Markets, Institutions & Instruments, Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 241-260, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Dieter G. Kaiser, Denis Schweizer and Lue Wu
Robus Capital Management Limited, Concordia University and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance
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Strategy Allocation, Hedge Funds, Higher Moments

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Political Connections and Media Bias: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 44
Denis Schweizer, Xinjie Wang, Ge Wu and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Southern University of Science and Technology, University of Richmond and University of Nottingham
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China, political connections, local media bias, social cost

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Do Principles Pay in Real Estate Crowdfunding?

Journalof Portfolio Management, Vol. 43, No. 6, 2017
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2018
Denis Schweizer and Tingyu Zhou
Concordia University and Florida State University

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Crowdfunding, Project Finance, Property, Real Estate

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What Drives Contagion in Financial Markets? Liquidity Effects Versus Information Spill‐Over

European Financial Management, Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 548-573, 2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Lars Helge Hass, Christian Koziol and Denis Schweizer
Lancaster University - Management School, University of Mannheim - Department of Business Administration and Finance and Concordia University
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financial contagion, information spill‐over, open‐ended property funds

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The Changing Latitude: Labor‐Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations in Canada

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 145-161, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Sofia Johan, Denis Schweizer and Feng Zhan
Florida Atlantic University - Finance, Concordia University and University of Western Ontario
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Corporate Governance, Venture Capital, LSVCC, Tax Policy, Investments

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Do Alternative Real Estate Investment Vehicles Add Value to Reits? Evidence from German Open-Ended Property Funds

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 47, No. 1, 2013
Posted: 29 May 2013
Lutz Johanning, Bernd Rudolph and Denis Schweizer
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Concordia University

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liquidity, Open-Ended Property Funds, REITs, temporary suspension of share redemptions

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Are Private Equity Investors Boon or Bane for an Economy? - A Theoretical Analysis

European Financial Management, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 180-207, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Sebastian Ernst, Christian Koziol and Denis Schweizer
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Mannheim - Department of Business Administration and Finance and Concordia University
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private equity, leveraged buyout (LBO), takeover competition, investment strategy

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Short and Long-term Interactions between Venture Capital Returns and the Macroeconomy: Evidence for the United States

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol. 38, No. 3, 391-410, 2012
Posted: 14 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Roland Füss and Denis Schweizer
University of St. Gallen - School of Finance and Concordia University

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Venture capital investment, macro economy, cointegration test, VECM, Granger causality, variance decomposition