Chulalongkorn University Theses and Dissertations (Chula ETD)

Other Title (Parallel Title in Other Language of ETD)


Year (A.D.)


Document Type

Independent Study

First Advisor

Kanis Saengchote

Second Advisor

Ruttachai Seelajaroen

Third Advisor

Tanakorn Likitapiwat


Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy (คณะพาณิชยศาสตร์และการบัญชี)

Department (if any)

Department of Banking and Finance (ภาควิชาการธนาคารและการเงิน)

Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Level

Master's Degree

Degree Discipline





The single currency was adopted in 1999. It gave a huge impact on financial system. In this study, we focus on the single currency impacted to the liquidity in the corporate assets market, market whereby the mergers and acquisitions occurred. The studies found that the single currency had positive effect to the liquidity index in the corporate asset market measured by the intensity of the market transactions in each industry. This increasing in the liquidity mainly from the cross-border deals from the countries that stayed outside the eurozone. Moreover, we found that single currency had positive effect to acquirers to initiate more deals. The acquirer-initiated positive effects stayed with the mergers and acquisitions that happened in eurozone, no empirical evidence was found on the mergers and acquisitions that acquirer was from outside euro area.



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