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Baltic Investment Programme
			:  - Twenty Years of Joint Nordic Financial and Technical Assistance to the Three Baltic Countries

Baltic Investment Programme : - Twenty Years of Joint Nordic Financial and Technical Assistance to the Three Baltic Countries »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Ib Katznelson

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289326414

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Baltic Investment Programme, European Union, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, National Investment Banks, Commercial Financial Sector, Economic Growth

The Baltic Investment Programme was first launched for the period 1992-1995. It was then extended for another period, 1995-1998. In 1998 it was decided to let the programme come to a gradual end in 2003, the year b...

Bank Size and Systemic Risk

Bank Size and Systemic Risk »

Source: Bank Size and Systemic Risk

Volume/Issue: 2014/4

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Luc Laeven , Lev Ratnovski , and Hui Tong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484363720

Keywords: Financial Structure, Financial Regulation, banking, bank size, bank risk, banks with assets, bank activities, General,

The proposed SDN documents the evolution of bank size and activities over the past 20 years. It discusses whether this evolution can be explained by economies of scale or 'too big to fail' subsidies. The paper then...

A Statistical Analysis of Banking Performance in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union in the 1990s

A Statistical Analysis of Banking Performance in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union in the 1990s »

Source: A Statistical Analysis of Banking Performance in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union in the 1990s

Volume/Issue: 2001/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): V. Juan-Ramon , Ruby Randall , and Oral Williams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2001

ISBN: 9781451852820

Keywords: Bank Structure, Competition, Performance, banking, bank size, foreign banks, banking system, foreign bank

Private foreign banks dominate the banking system although their market share declined in the 1990s while that of private indigenous banks increased. The banking system was not concentrated either within or across...

Bank Efficiency and Market Structure

Bank Efficiency and Market Structure »

Source: Bank Efficiency and Market Structure : What Determines Banking Spreads in Armenia?

Volume/Issue: 2007/134

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Holger Floerkemeier , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9781451866988

Keywords: Banking system, interest rate spreads, banking, foreign bank, foreign banks, bank size,

Despite far-reaching banking sector reforms and a prolonged period of macroeconomic stability and strong economic growth, financial intermediation in Armenia has lagged behind other transition countries, and intere...

SMEs’ Access to Finance in the Euro Area

SMEs’ Access to Finance in the Euro Area »

Source: SMEs' Access to Finance in the Euro Area : What Helps or Hampers?

Volume/Issue: 2014/78

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bahar Öztürk , and Mico Mrkaic

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484379059

Keywords: access to finance, micro, small and medium sized enterprises, firm size, bank funding, banking, access to bank, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy,

The monetary transmission mechanism in the euro area has been adversely affected by the recent crises. Using survey data on thousands of euro area firms, we study factors that affect the access to finance of SMEs....

The Net Stable Funding Ratio

The Net Stable Funding Ratio »

Source: The Net Stable Funding Ratio : Impact and Issues for Consideration

Volume/Issue: 2014/106

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jeanne Gobat , Mamoru Yanase , and Joseph Maloney

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2014

ISBN: 9781498346498

Keywords: Bank Regulation, Financing, Firm Size, Policy, off balance sheet, banking supervision, bank for international settlements, banking system, Government Policy and Regulation, Firm Performance: Size

As part of Basel III reforms, the NSFR is a new prudential liquidity rule aimed at limiting excess maturity transformation risk in the banking sector and promoting funding stability. The revised package has been is...

The Determinants of Banks' Liquidity Buffers in Central America

The Determinants of Banks' Liquidity Buffers in Central America »

Source: The Determinants of Banks' Liquidity Buffers in Central America

Volume/Issue: 2012/301

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Corinne Delechat , Camila Henao Arbelaez , Priscilla Muthoora , and Svetlana Vtyurina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 December 2012

ISBN: 9781616356675

Keywords: banking, bank size, net interest margin, banking crisis, financial safety net, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy,

Banks' liquidity holdings are comfortably above legal or prudential requirements in most Central American countries. While good for financial stability, high systemic liquidity may nonetheless hinder monetary polic...

A Model of the Lender of Last Resort

A Model of the Lender of Last Resort »

Source: A Model of the Lender of Last Resort

Volume/Issue: 1999/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Haizhou Huang , and C. Goodhart

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1999

ISBN: 9781451845815

Keywords: Banking Crises, Financial Contagion, Moral Hazard, Lender of Last Resort, contagion, banking, bank size, banking system, bank failures

This paper develops a model of the lender of last resort. It provides an analytical basis for “too big too fail” and a rationale for “constructive ambiguity”. Key results are that if con...

Aggregate Uncertainty and the Supply of Credit

Aggregate Uncertainty and the Supply of Credit »

Source: Aggregate Uncertainty and the Supply of Credit

Volume/Issue: 2013/241

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Fabian Valencia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475513936

Keywords: Credit Cycles, Credit Crunch, Uncertainty, Self-insurance, real gdp, bank capital, gdp growth, bank capitalization, bank size, General

Recent studies show that uncertainty shocks have quantitatively important effects on the real economy. This paper examines one particular channel at work: the supply of credit. It presents a model in which a bank,...

Rational Speculation, Financial Crises, and Optimal Policy Responses1

Rational Speculation, Financial Crises, and Optimal Policy Responses1 »

Source: Rational Speculation, Financial Crises, and Optimal Policy Responses

Volume/Issue: 2004/25

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jay Surti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2004

ISBN: 9781451844290

Keywords: Preemptive Trade, Coordination Risk, Market Size Effect, central bank, exchange rate, domestic currency, exchange rate regime, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

This paper develops a theory of the onset of financial crises by solving for the optimal trading strategies of speculators in financial markets, in a model where each speculator tries to coordinate her trades with...