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  • Friedman, Adam (2011-04-12)
    The objective of this research was to investigate the long-term abnormal price performance of South African firms following rights issues over the period 1991- 2000. This research makes a number of contributions relative ...
  • Roodt, Edward George (2014-01-21)
    is a key element of competitive advantage for every organisation because it is created internally, and can be completely unique when compared to competitors. Information is used and produced throughout the value chain ...
  • Laura Schaffer, Laura Schaffer (2011-06-10)
    The presence of a predictable share price response to a surprise in announced earnings by listed companies has been documented in US equity markets since 1968. This research investigated whether the presence of a positive ...
  • Hill, Graeme John (2014-01-20)
    It is a prevailing view that South Africa under-invests in innovation. R&D spend is consistently less than 1% of GDP, which is well below benchmarks set by developed countries. The current research is concerned with R&D ...
  • Niemann, Martin Phillip (2012-11-21)
    The study set out to understand the factors constraining investment in companies listed on the JSE Alt-X exchange by professional portfolio managers. This was especially relevant within the context of continued focus by ...
  • Harms, Philip (2011-04-13)
    The performance of the Yield Enhanced Security (YES) and the Yield Enhanced Security Plus (Yes-Plus) offered in South Africa by Standard Corporate and Merchant Bank was modelled over a ten-year period. Through combinations ...
  • Kubelo, Mpho R. (2014-02-17)
    A number of studies have been published to indicate that markets are not always efficient. Amongst these studies is a study that was conducted on the JSE Industrial companies using data for the period between January 1985 ...
  • Brand, Rian (2012-12-04)
    Since the 1980s, behavioural finance has chipped away at the efficient market hypothesis by pointing out several anomalies, such as market overreaction. The efficient market hypothesis predicts that once an anomaly has ...
  • Lishman, Ryan Mark (2011-05-11)
    This study addresses the issue of shar eprice predictability on the JSE Securities Exchange (JSE) over the 1989 to 2009 period. Th eoverall predictability of the JSE in terms of market indices and individual share prices ...
  • Kithinji, Kinya (2011-05-10)
    The purpose of this research was to investigate the impact of block transactions on security prices and on the price discovery process arising from such trades, with emphasis on actively traded JSE-listed securities. The ...
  • Lourens, Martinus Stephanus (2011-05-12)
    In efficient equity markets no interference about future returns can be made from past returns and past trading volumes. behavioural finance questions this view pointing to persistent market anomalies. Past returns and ...
  • Cameron, Brian (2011-03-25)
    "JSE tops all single stock futures markets" (Business Report, July 13, 2007). The Johannesburg Securities Exchange's (JSE) single stock futures market is the largest in the world. This research investigates the forecasting ...
  • Flemmer, Anthony (2011-04-12)
    Style indices can be created for any investment style by calculating the weighted average performance of the shares that form part of a particular style, be these value, growth, large, small, etcetera. This study ...
  • Midgley, Mark (2014-01-21)
    A considerable amount of research has been undertaken in South Africa and internationally to ascertain whether unit trust funds have outperformed their respective benchmarks and if fund managers have been able to ...
  • Mahanjana, Osborn Mzuvumile (2011-05-13)
    Investors need to be informed about the return characteristics of various option strategies in order to benefit from additional investment opportunities provided by options. The purpose of this study is to examine, from a ...
  • Wood, Adrian Michael (2011-06-24)
    The ability of stock markets to function and operate efficiently has long been a question posed by academics and investors alike. In an efficient market, all information is reflected within share prices and therefore ...
  • Mogaladi, Yoran (2011-05-19)
    Corporate finance literature abounds with research on the effect of share ownership structure on company performance. The bulk of this literature is in the context of developed countries and very little research covers ...
  • Lowe, Craig (2011-05-12)
    Research conducted both locally and internationally has yielded mixed results to changes in top management. However, once management changes are classified according to the post of an executive and according to the ...
  • Gudde, Christian Rudolf (2011-11-11)
    The aim of market investors is to maximise their returns from the market. Often they do this by the use of historical financial (and other relevant) information about companies and their share prices. The search for ...
  • Lentsoane, Enos (2012-05-22)
    This paper provides an empirical analysis of the stock price behaviour of firms listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange (JSE) around corporate events relating to final cash dividend change announcements over the ...

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