• Bad company. The indirect effect of differences in corporate governance in the pension plan industry 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper analyses the role played by pension plan governance structure and how it impacts on plan fees and plan performance. The results clearly show that fees decrease significantly and performance improves when pension ...
    • Behavioral biases never walk alone: an empirical analysis of the effect of overconfidence on probabilities 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (SAGE, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents evidence of the impact of overconfidence bias in asset prices drawn from a study based on data from tennis betting exchanges. A series of betting strategies in tournaments with a clear-cut favourite are ...
    • Coasimetría idiosincrática y riesgo de insolvencia en el mercado de valores español 

      González Urteaga, Ana Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (AECATaylor & Francis, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      En el presente trabajo se analiza la relación entre el riesgo asimétrico, aproximado por las medidas de coasimetría y coasimetría idiosincrática, y el riesgo de insolvencia en el mercado de valores español. Se ha encontrado ...
    • Does default probability matter in Latin American emerging markets? 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We analyse the impact of default probability in four leading Latin American stock markets (Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Mexico). We find no positive default risk premium except in the case of Brazil, and in fact find a ...
    • Does default probability matter in Latin American emerging markets? 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We analyse the impact of default probability in four leading Latin American stock markets (Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Mexico). We find no positive default risk premium except in the case of Brazil, and in fact find a ...
    • The effect of US holidays on European markets: when the cat's away... 

      Casado, Jorge Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Wiley, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents evidence of the existence of a return effect on European stock markets coinciding with NYSE holidays, which is particularly marked after positive closing returns on the NYSE the previous day. The effect ...
    • Game, set and match: the favorite long-shot bias in tennis betting exchanges 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We test for the existence of Favorite-Longshot Bias (FLB) in tennis betting exchanges. Despite these being order-driven markets, with no direct participation from bookmakers, we have found very similar results to those ...
    • Game, set and match: the favorite-long shot bias in tennis betting exchanges. 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We test for the existence of Favorite-Longshot Bias (FLB) in tennis betting exchanges. Despite these being order-driven markets, with no direct participation from bookmakers, we have found very similar results to those ...
    • Hidden power of trading activity: the FLB in tennis betting exchanges 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (SAGE Publications, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper examines the impact of trading activity on the Favourite-Longshot Bias (FLB) in tennis Betting Exchanges, using direct measures such as betting volume, average bet and standard deviation of the odds. According ...
    • The impact of investor sentiment on stock returns in emerging markets. The case of Central European markets 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper studies the effect of investor sentiment on stock returns in three Central European markets: the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. The results show that sentiment is a key variable in the prices of stocks ...
    • Influence of IPO characteristics on liquidity 

      Acedo Ramírez, Miguel Ángel; Ruiz Cabestre, Francisco Javier; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (AECATaylor & Francis, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This study examines the relationship between the characteristics that define initial public offerings (IPOs) and the post-offering liquidity of stocks outstanding. We argue that higher underpricing, relative size and retail ...
    • Investor sentiment effect in stock markets: stock characteristics or country-specific factors? 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyzes the investor sentiment effect in four key European stock markets: France, Germany, Spain and the UK. The findings show that sentiment has a significant influence on returns, varying in intensity across ...
    • Is cognitive bias really present in analyst forecasts? The role of investor sentiment 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyses four key markets within the European context. In this context, where the level of analyst coverage is lower than in the US setting, we aim to ascertain whether the origin of optimism in analyst forecasts ...
    • Is default risk the hidden factor in momentum returns? Some empirical results 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Wiley, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyzes the role of default risk in the momentum effect focusing on data from four developed European stock markets (France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom). Using a market-based measure of default risk, ...
    • Momentum and default risk. Some results using the jump component 

      González Urteaga, Ana Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this paper we separate the total stock return into its continuous and jump component to test whether stock return predictability should be attributed to omitted risk factors or behavioral finance theories. We extend ...
    • The role of investor type in the fee structures of pension plans 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Springer, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We examine the role of the investor type in the fee structure of pension plans. Our examination uses a data set of employer-sponsored and individual private pension funds in Spain. We find different determinants of the ...
    • Sentiment-prone investors and volatility dynamics between spot and futures markets 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper analyses the role of investor sentiment in the contemporaneous dynamics of spot and futures markets and in volatility spillovers between them. To explore this issue, we analyse spot and futures markets on stock ...
    • Sentiment-prone investors and volatility dynamics between spot and futures markets 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyses the role of investor sentiment in the contemporaneous dynamics of spot and futures markets and in volatility spillovers between them. To explore this issue, we analyse spot and futures markets on stock ...
    • El sentimiento del inversor y las rentabilidades de las acciones. El caso español 

      Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (AECATaylor & Francis, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El presente trabajo analiza el efecto del sentimiento en las rentabilidades de los activos del mercado español. Los resultados muestran un efecto significativo del índice de sentimiento local sobre las rentabilidades de ...
    • Stock characteristics, investor type and market myopia 

      Río Solano, María Cristina del; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper investigates the role of stock characteristics and investor type in market myopia. Using the Generalized Method of Moments (GMM) to control for endogeneity, we obtain evidence indicating that market myopia is ...