Performance Of Mutual Funds: An International Perspective by G. GregoriouPerformance Of Mutual Funds: An International Perspective by G. Gregoriou

Performance Of Mutual Funds: An International Perspective

EditorG. Gregoriou

Hardcover | November 17, 2006

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Recently there has been a growing demand for mutual funds and how their performance compares to other funds on an international level. This significant new book focuses on the changes in some countries regarding the new paradigm of international investing through mutual funds. This is an indispensable collection of original papers on the mutual fund industry focusing on various European countries, the U.S. and New Zealand. Performance is assessed using a fresh approach, innovative techniques and various models. This book will allow the reader and practitioner to gain a perspective and understanding of mutual funds on an international level.
GREG N. GREGORIOU is Associate Professor of Finance and coordinator of faculty research in the School of Business and Economics at State University of New York-Plattsburgh. He obtained his PhD (Finance) from the University of Quebec at Montreal and is the hedge fund editor for the peer-reviewed journal Derivatives Use, Trading and Reg...
Title:Performance Of Mutual Funds: An International PerspectiveFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:November 17, 2006Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230019145

ISBN - 13:9780230019140


Table of Contents

List of Tables * List of Figures * Acknowledgements * Notes on the Contributors * Introduction * Returns and Fund Flows in Canadian Mutual Funds--R. Sinha & V. Jog * New Zealand Equity Fund Performance Appraisal: A Non-Parametric Approach--D. Margaritis, R. Otten & A. Tourani-Rad * Danish Mutual Funds: Description, Costs, Performance, and a European Comparison--K. Bechmann & J. Rangvid * Performance Idiosyncrasy in the Italian Mutual Fund Industry--R. Savona * Seasonality and Performance in Spanish Mutual Funds Management--J. Matallín-Sáez & D. Moreno * On the Relationship between Price and Quality in the U.S. Mutual Fund Industry: Evidence from the 1992-2003 Period--J. Gil-Bazo & P. Ruiz-Verdú * Yaari's Dual Theory of Choice, Generalized Gini's Mean Differences, and Performance Evaluation for Mutual Funds--W. Breuer & M. Gürtler * Efficiency of U.S. Mutual Funds Using Data Envelopment Analysis--G. Gregoriou * Performance Persistence of Unit Funds: Evidence from a Small, Integrated Market--V. Potì & E. Duffy * What Is behind the Financial Performance of Ethical Funds? A Study of the American Market--R. Burlacu, I. Girerd-Potin & D. Dupré * The German Mutual Fund Market--Si Ber, A. Kempf & S. Ruenzi * Analysis of the Size Effect on Spanish Mutual Investment Funds--J. Fernández-Serrano & L. Luna * Index