Denis Schweizer

Concordia University

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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Citation 79

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

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 3,176 (5,537)
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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 108 (360,963)
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Coin, Crowdfunding, Crowdsale, Cryptocurrency, Crypto Asset, Blockchain, Distributed Ledger, Equity Financing, Entrepreneurial Finance, Fintech, Initial Coin Offering, Token Offering

Strategic Asset Allocation and the Role of Alternative Investments

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2011
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster 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
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster 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
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - Lancaster University Management School and Concordia University
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alternative investments, higher moments, strategic asset allocation

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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
Downloads 1,836 (13,627)
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Entrepreneurial Finance, (Equity) Crowdfunding, Micro Lending, Internet, Signaling

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Disentangling Crowdfunding from Fraudfunding

Max Planck Institute for Innovation & Competition Research Paper No. 16-09
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 26 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2020
Florida Atlantic University, University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics, Concordia University and Concordia University
Downloads 1,494 (18,671)
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Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurial Finance, Fraud, Internet

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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
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - Lancaster University Management School and Concordia University
Downloads 1,340 (21,968)
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Alternative Asset, Reverse Merger, Shell Company, Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC)

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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
Downloads 1,247 (24,427)
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Abnormal Returns, Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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Citation 9

Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster 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
Florida Atlantic University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster 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 819 (44,300)
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Asset Allocation, Hedge Fund, Higher Moments

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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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

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What is Different About Private Equity-Backed Acquirers?

Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 40, Issue 2, April 2022, Pages 117-149
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Benjamin Hammer, Heiko Hinrichs and Denis Schweizer
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, 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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Pricing and Value Creation in Private Equity-backed Buy-and-Build Strategies

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 23 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2022
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Concordia University and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management - Department of Finance
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Leveraged buyout; M&A; add-on; tuck-in, multiple expansion

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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
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - 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
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - 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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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
Downloads 350 (126,103)
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corporate governance, hedge fund, information signaling, intra-industry effects, private equity, rivals, shareholder activism

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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
Downloads 342 (129,393)
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Abnormal Returns, Corporate Governance, Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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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 320 (138,869)
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Distance, Equity Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurial Finance, Entrepreneurship, Home Bias, Internet

Regulatory Induced Performance Persistence: Evidence from Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2012
Florida Atlantic University, SUNY at Albany - School of Business, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - 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
Florida Atlantic University, SUNY at Albany - School of Business, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - Lancaster University Management School and Concordia University
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Performance Persistence, Law and Finance, Hedge Funds

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 185 (235,853)
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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

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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

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
University of Cologne, 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
University of Cologne, Concordia University and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
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Announcement Effects, Event Study, Rare Earths Elements, WTO

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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, Technical University of Darmstadt and Concordia University
Downloads 201 (219,346)
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Sovereign Wealth Fund, Public Pension Fund, Shareholder Activism, Stock Picking, Event Study, Outperformance

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Political Connections and Media Bias: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2021
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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CFO Overconfidence and Shareholder Activism

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Mar 2022
Nicolas Schreiber, Dirk Schiereck and Denis Schweizer
Technical University of Darmstadt - Chair for Corporte Finance, Technical University of Darmstadt and Concordia University
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CFO characteristics, CFO overconfidence, behavioral biases, hedge fund activism, corporate governance

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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
Downloads 169 (254,798)
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China, Emerging Markets, Multinational Enterprise, Political Connections

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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 167 (257,420)
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China, Cross-Border M&As, Emerging Markets, Multinational Enterprises, 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? 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 162 (264,122)
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Credit Risk, Financing Gap, Mini-Bonds. Mittelstand. Ratings Inflation. Small Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

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The Price of Being Green

Finance Research Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2022
University of Tuebingen, Concordia University, Quebec, University of Tuebingen and Concordia University
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ESG, Green Bond, Greenium, Sustainability

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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
Downloads 154 (275,198)
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Credit Risk; Financing Gap, Mini-Bonds, Mittelstand, Rating 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
Downloads 105 (367,993)
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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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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 More the Merrier? Diversity and Private Equity Performance

British Journal of Management, Vol. 33, Issue 1, January 2022, Pages 231-265
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2022
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Concordia University and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
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Buyout Performance; Complexity; Occupational Diversity; Private Equity; Socio-demographic Diversity; Uncertainty

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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
Downloads 111 (351,990)
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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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False Hopes and Blind Beliefs: How Political Connections Affect China's Corporate Bond Market

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 21 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2020
Denis Schweizer, Thomas John Walker and Aoran Zhang
Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Finance and University of Nottingham
Downloads 97 (384,929)
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Bank Loans, China, Corporate Bonds, Emerging Markets, Political Connections

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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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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
Downloads 88 (409,031)
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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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Law Firm Expertise and Shareholder Wealth

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2021
Denis Schweizer and Ge Wu
Concordia University and University of Richmond
Downloads 85 (417,847)
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Acquisition, Legal Advisory, Law Firm, M&A, Merger Clause, Takeover Premium

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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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Leave no Money on the Table: Venture Capitalists’ SPAC Exits

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2022
EMLYON Business School, Concordia University, Quebec, KEDGE Business School and Concordia University
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SPAC, Venture Capital, Exit, IPO

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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
Downloads 80 (432,932)

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Corporate Governance, Hedge Fund, Management Turnover, Private Equity, Shareholder Activism

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The Cross-Border Buyout Next Door

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 May 2022
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Concordia University and Illinois State University
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Cross-border, private equity, leveraged buyout, local office, operating performance

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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
Downloads 77 (442,483)

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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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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 63 (492,043)
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China, Informed Trading, Market Segmentation, Put-Call Parity

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Bad News for Announcers, Good News for Rivals – Are Rivals Fully Seizing Transition-Period Opportunities Following Announcers’ Top Management Turnovers?

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2021
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Concordia University, Quebec, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management and Concordia University
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Competitive Dynamics; Information Effects, Intra-Industry Effects, Leader Life Cycle, Top Management Turnover, Transition Period

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Management Buyouts in Times of Economic Policy Uncertainty

Finance Research Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Concordia University and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
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Private equity, economic policy uncertainty, leveraged buyout, management buyout, entrepreneurial finance

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CEO Divorce and Firm Operating Performance

Academy of Management Discoveries, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jun 2022
Aarhus University, Department of Management, World Bank, Concordia University, Concordia University, Quebec and Aarhus University, Department of Management
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CEO, divorce, private life events, firm operating performance

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Technological Innovations to Ensure Confidence in the Digital World

Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Aug 2022
Jean-Michel Sahut, Denis Schweizer and Marta Peris-Ortiz
IDRAC Business School, Concordia University and Polytechnic University of Valencia
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Confidence, Digital, Innovation, Market Efficiency, Platform, Smart Technology, Trust

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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
Downloads 5 (883,506)
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Strategy Allocation, Hedge Funds, Higher Moments

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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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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
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of BusinessLancaster University - 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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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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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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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
Swiss Finance Institute and Concordia University

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