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The Impact of the Regional Cross-Listing of Stocks on Firm Value in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Impact of the Regional Cross-Listing of Stocks on Firm Value in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: The Impact of the Regional Cross-Listing of Stocks on Firm Value in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2009/99

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olatundun Janet Adelegan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451872460

Keywords: Regional cross-listing, event study, stock market, stock exchange, stock exchanges, capital market,

This paper examines the impact of regional cross-listing on stock prices. The sample consists of sub- Saharan African firms that have cross-listed during the period 1992-2008. Using event study methodology, the stu...

Does Insider Trading Raise Market Volatility?

Does Insider Trading Raise Market Volatility? »

Source: Does Insider Trading Raise Market Volatility?

Volume/Issue: 2003/51

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shang-Jin Wei , and Julan Du

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2003

ISBN: 9781451847130

Keywords: insider trading, market volatility, stock market, market returns, inflation rate, stock exchange, General Financial Markets,

This paper studies the role of insider trading in explaining cross-country differences in stock market volatility. The central finding is that countries with more prevalent insider trading have more volatile stock...

Mexico

Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2010/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451981834

Keywords: capital stock, external financing, external finance, stock market, output growth

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the global crisis and potential growth in Mexico. The paper uses two methodologies to assess to what extent the global crisis is likely to weigh on Mexico's growth potential. The...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2010/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451981834

Keywords: capital stock, external financing, external finance, stock market, output growth

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the global crisis and potential growth in Mexico. The paper uses two methodologies to assess to what extent the global crisis is likely to weigh on Mexico's growth potential. The...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2010/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451981834

Keywords: capital stock, external financing, external finance, stock market, output growth

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the global crisis and potential growth in Mexico. The paper uses two methodologies to assess to what extent the global crisis is likely to weigh on Mexico's growth potential. The...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2010/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451981834

Keywords: capital stock, external financing, external finance, stock market, output growth

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the global crisis and potential growth in Mexico. The paper uses two methodologies to assess to what extent the global crisis is likely to weigh on Mexico's growth potential. The...

Small African Stock Markets-The Case of the Lusaka Stock Exchange

Small African Stock Markets-The Case of the Lusaka Stock Exchange »

Source: Small African Stock Markets-The Case of the Lusaka Stock Exchange

Volume/Issue: 2003/6

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Heloisa Marone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2003

ISBN: 9781451842319

Keywords: Financial Development, Stock Market, Small Economies, stock exchange, stock markets, capital markets, capital market, Economywide Country Studies: Africa,

In trend with a global pattern and following recommendations of the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the number of stock markets in African countries has increased dramatically over the l...

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa »

Source: Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa : Progress and Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2005/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jacqueline Irving

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451861419

Keywords: capital markets development, stock exchange, capital markets, stock exchanges, stock market, capital market, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

This paper assesses whether regional cooperation and integration of stock exchanges in eastern and southern Africa could offer a way of overcoming impediments to the exchanges' development. The paper concludes that...

Effects on Financial Globalization on Developing Countries
			: Some Empirical Evidence

Effects on Financial Globalization on Developing Countries : Some Empirical Evidence »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Kenneth Rogoff , Eswar Prasad , Ayhan Kose , and Shang-Jin Wei

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2004

Language: Chinese

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9787504933096.084

ISBN: 9787504933096

Keywords: capital flows, financial integration, globalization, capital inflows, financial globalization, capital account liberalization, international financial, capital markets, international financial integration, international capital flows

This study provides a candid, systematic, and critical review of recent evidence on this complex subject. Based on a review of the literature and some new empirical evidence, it finds that (1) in spite of an appare...

Emerging Equity Markets

Emerging Equity Markets »

Source: Emerging Equity Markets : Growth, Benefits, and Policy Concerns

Volume/Issue: 1994/7

Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers

Author(s): Manmohan Kumar , and Robert Feldman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1994

ISBN: 9781451971217

Keywords: Monetary policy, equity markets, stock market, capital inflows, equity prices, stock markets

Since the mid-1980s, there has been a very substantial increase in stock market activity in many developing countries. This paper first examines the main characteristics of the emerging stock markets, and illustrat...