Tag: Investors

  • Bonds Enhance Institutional Buyers’ Fairness Monitoring

    In new analysis, Todd Gormley and Manish Jha discover that institutional buyers holding bonds might expertise better investor consideration and extra lively shareholding voting on their fairness positions. As institutional buyers proceed to develop in measurement and affect, questions come up as as to whether they’re efficient stewards for fairness buyers. The truth that the…

  • How A lot Do Traders Care About Social Accountability?

    Examine members are much less prone to settle for decrease returns in assist of social targets when performing as buyers versus customers or donors with a 3rd accepting no discount in returns. Moreover, these with larger earnings, girls and Democrats have been prepared to just accept decrease return in assist of social targets than these…

  • Investing in Affect: Traders, Portfolio Corporations, and Political Giving

    A brand new paper examines the connection between the rising focus in institutional buyers’ possession of publicly traded U.S. corporations and portfolio firms’ political giving. Ray Fisman discusses the findings and implications of this analysis by Marianne Bertrand, Matilde Bombardini, Fisman, Francesco Trebbi, and Eyub Yegen. This text was first revealed by the Harvard Legislation…

  • The Affect of Giant Institutional Buyers on Innovation Is Not as Optimistic as One Would possibly Anticipate

    In a brand new paper, Bing Guo, Dennis C. Hutschenreiter, David Pérez-Castrillo, and Anna Toldrà-Simats examine how giant institutional traders influence agency innovation. The authors discover that giant institutional traders encourage inner analysis and improvement however discourage agency acquisitions that might add patents and information to their corporations’ portfolios, hampering total innovation. Innovation and expertise…