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Profitability and Balance Sheet Repair of Italian Banks1

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Source: Profitability and Balance Sheet Repair of Italian Banks

Volume/Issue: 2016/175

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andreas Jobst , and Anke Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 August 2016

ISBN: 9781475527513

Keywords: banks, nonperforming loans, bank profitability.

The profitability of Italian banks depends, among other factors, on the strength of the ongoing economic recovery, the stance of monetary policy, and the beneficial effects of current and past reforms, notably to a...

Negative Interest Rates

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Source: Negative Interest Rates : How Big a Challenge for Large Danish and Swedish Banks?

Volume/Issue: 2016/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rima Turk

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475544688

Keywords: Negative interest rates; Bank Profitability; Denmark; Sweden.

Negative policy interest rates have prevailed for some years in Denmark and are a more recent development in Sweden. Among other potential side effects, negative rates could weaken banks' profitability by reducing...

Analysis of the Efficiency and Profitability of the Japanese Banking System1

Analysis of the Efficiency and Profitability of the Japanese Banking System1 »

Source: Analysis of the Efficiency and Profitability of the Japanese Banking System

Volume/Issue: 2008/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elena Loukoianova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2008

ISBN: 9781451869255

Keywords: Profitability, commercial banks, savings banks, banking system, bankers association,

The paper analyzes the efficiency and profitability of Japanese banks from 2000-06. It uses a non-parametric approach, the data envelopment analysis (DEA) to analyze banks' cost and revenue efficiency. The results...

Where Have All the Profits Gone? European Bank Profitability Over the Financial Cycle

Where Have All the Profits Gone? European Bank Profitability Over the Financial Cycle »

Source: Where Have All the Profits Gone? European Bank Profitability Over the Financial Cycle

Volume/Issue: 2018/99

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , Thierry Tressel , and Rima Turk-Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484354544

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial Cycle, Bank Profitability, Financial Crisis, General

The paper investigates EU banks' profitability through the recent financial cycle using banklevel balance sheet and income statement data. We find that banks that were more successful at protecting their profits ha...

Bank Consolidation, Efficiency, and Profitability in Italy1

Bank Consolidation, Efficiency, and Profitability in Italy1 »

Source: Bank Consolidation, Efficiency, and Profitability in Italy

Volume/Issue: 2017/175

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anke Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309261

Keywords: Banks, Europe, Italy, bank consolidation, profitability, Government Policy and Regulation, Government Policy and Regulation

This paper examines the case for efficiency-driven banking sector consolidation in Italy, evaluates its potential effects on profitability, and discusses policy options to facilitate a consolidation process that is...

Cooperative Banks in Europe-Policy Issues

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Source: Cooperative Banks in Europe-Policy Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/159

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Wim Fonteyne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451867237

Keywords: bank efficiency, bank profitability, EU, financial system, banking, banking system, cooperative banking, banking sector,

This paper explains the continuing success of European cooperative banks through evolving comparative advantages. It points out that a cooperative is built around an intergenerational endowment without final owners...

The Determinants of Commercial Bank Profitability in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Source: The Determinants of Commercial Bank Profitability in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2009/15

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valentina Flamini , Liliana Schumacher , and Calvin McDonald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2009

ISBN: 9781451871623

Keywords: market structure, bank profitability, banking, return on assets, bank profits, causation,

Bank profits are high in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) compared to other regions. This paper uses a sample of 389 banks in 41 SSA countries to study the determinants of bank profitability. We find that apart from credit...

Oil Prices and Bank Profitability

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Source: Oil Prices and Bank Profitability : Evidence From Major Oil-Exporting Countries in the Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 2009/220

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Heiko Hesse , and Tigran Poghosyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2009

ISBN: 9781451873672

Keywords: bank profitability, oil price shocks, system GMM, banking, exporting countries, bank performance,

This paper analyzes the relationship between oil price shocks and bank profitability. Using data on 145 banks in 11 oil-exporting MENA countries for 1994-2008, we test hypotheses of direct and indirect effects of o...

Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

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Source: Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

Volume/Issue: 2006/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hauner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862867

Keywords: Bank efficiency, bank profitability, financial development, public sector, banking, banking sector, bank credit, bank borrowing, National Budget, Deficit

We examine the effects of public sector borrowing from the domestic banking system on financial development in middle-income countries. While these countries' external debt has been falling, the share of bank credi...

Israel: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Israel: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Israel : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1999/40

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 May 1999

ISBN: 9781451819458

Keywords: banking, mutual funds, bank profitability, investors, private placement, Israel: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix,

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix reviews developments in the structure of the Israeli banking sector, as well as in the key indicators of soundness and profitability in recent years. The paper hi...