Articles by Keyword: International Market Selection

Search results for International Market Selection

We found 169 results for you
  1. A Multidimensional Approach to International Market Selection and Nation Branding in Sub-saharan Africa

    A Multidimensional Approach to International Market Selection and Nation Branding in Sub-saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Despite the strong economic growth of many African countries, foreign investors often overlook their potential. Nation branding can raise the awareness of foreign investors to the particular strengths of these countries. To identify the specific image attributes of a nation...
  2. The realignment of international stock markets after the 1987 crash, with special reference to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    The realignment of international stock markets after the 1987 crash, with special reference to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper investigates stock price associations between the world’s sixteen largest international markets in the period immediately before and after the 1987 market crash, as well as in a more recent post-crash period. The analysis suggests that the crash had...
  3. Measuring the selection and timing abilities of South African fund managers

    Measuring the selection and timing abilities of South African fund managers

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This article reviews a model proposed by Bhattacharya and Pfleiderer (1983) and first implemented by Lee and Rhaman (1990) which allows the separation of the measurement of selection and timing skills of fund managers. It is the first model to...
  4. Accounting for futures and options in terms of IASC proposals: practitioners’ views in South Africa

    Accounting for futures and options in terms of IASC proposals: practitioners’ views in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper outlines the development and nature of the International Accounting Standards Committee’s proposals in relation to financial instruments. It considers the applicability of the specific principles therein in relation to accounting for futures and options traded on the South...
  5. A review of capital market theory from a South African Perspective

    A review of capital market theory from a South African Perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    The vast quantity of finance literature dealing with Capital Market Theory on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is evidence of the demand for research in this area. Until very recently, almost no research In this area has been conducted...
  6. Country selection strategies based on value, size and momentum

    Country selection strategies based on value, size and momentum

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This study provides convincing evidence that stock markets with low capitalisation, low valuation ratios and high momentum tend to outperform country markets with high capitalisation, high valuation ratios and low momentum. Based on sorting procedures and cross-sectional tests conducted across...
  7. Merger imbalance and returns in international equity markets

    Merger imbalance and returns in international equity markets

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    At the global level, the mispricing theory of mergers by Shleifer and Vishny (2003) may imply that a significant number of targets acquired in a given country is a sign of market-wide undervaluation whereas intense acquisition activity indicates overvaluation. The...
  8. Seasonality in the cross section of factor premia

    Seasonality in the cross section of factor premia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This study examines the seasonality effect in the cross section of factor premia representing a broad set of stock market strategies. Using cross-sectional and time-series tests, we investigated the cross-sectional seasonality of market, value, size, momentum, quality and low-risk premia...
  9. Geno-Phenotypic Regression and Juvenile-Mature Correlations: Methodological Tools for Clonal Selection of <em>Eucalyptus</em> Hybrids in Congo

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    This paper discusses different ways to improve clonal selection and clonal variety propagation for the industrial plantations in Congo.
  10. Pasture‐use patterns on dairy and beef farms in the natal midlands

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Pasture sites for each of the species grown are classified for both dryland and irrigated pastures in the Natal Midlands. Only six species viz. kikuyu, Italian ryegrass, Eragrostis curvula, Festuca arundinacea (tall fescue), Dactylis glomerata (cocksfoot) and Trifolium repens (white...