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Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning

Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning »

Source: Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning

Volume/Issue: 2002/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): In Song

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2002

ISBN: 9781451854503

Keywords: Financial Regulation, collateral, banking, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation, Financial Institutions And Services,

Adequate loan classification practices are an essential part of a sound and effective credit risk-management process in a bank. Failure to identify deterioration in credit quality in a timely manner can aggravate a...

Counterparty Risk, Impacton Collateral Flows and Role for Central Counterparties

Counterparty Risk, Impacton Collateral Flows and Role for Central Counterparties »

Source: Counterparty Risk, Impacton Collateral Flows and Role for Central Counterparties

Volume/Issue: 2009/173

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Aitken , and Manmohan Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2009

ISBN: 9781451873207

Keywords: Counterparty Risk, Large Complex Financial Institutions, OTC derivatives, Collateral Flow, Central Counterparties, collateral, derivative, derivatives market, hedge, financial system,

Counterparty risk in the United States stemming from exposures to OTC derivatives payables (after netting) is now concentrated in five banks?Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley and Citi. This n...

Deleveraging After Lehman

Deleveraging After Lehman »

Source: Deleveraging After Lehman : Evidence From Reduced Rehypothecation

Volume/Issue: 2009/42

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Aitken , and Manmohan Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451871906

Keywords: Rehypothecation, Lehman&;amp;#x2019;s bankruptcy, Counterparty risk, collateral, hedge, financial system, hedge fund, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, Corporation and Securities Law

Rehypothecation is the practice that allows collateral posted by, say, a hedge fund to their prime broker to be used again as collateral by that prime broker for its own funding. In the United Kingdom, such use of...

Fire Sales and the Financial Accelerator

Fire Sales and the Financial Accelerator »

Source: Fire Sales and the Financial Accelerator

Volume/Issue: 2010/141

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Woon Choi , and David Cook

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

ISBN: 9781455201242

Keywords: fire sales, financial accelerator, endogenous recovery rate, financial shock, liquidity spiral, collateral, inflation, monetary policy, inflation targeting, real interest rates

During periods of financial turmoil, increases in risk lead to higher default, foreclosure, and fire sales. This paper introduces a costly liquidation process for foreclosed collateral and endogenous recovery rates...

How Resilient Are Military Expenditures in the Context of Fund-Supported Programs?

How Resilient Are Military Expenditures in the Context of Fund-Supported Programs? »

Source: How Resilient Are Military Expenditures in the Context of Fund-Supported Programs?

Volume/Issue: 1988/48

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1988

ISBN: 9781451972139

Keywords: military, expenditure, military spending, military expenditures, government expenditure

This paper examines how military spending has been affected by Fund-supported programs. It looks at the changes in military expenditure as a share of gross domestic product (MIL/GDP) and of total expenditure (MIL/E...

I. Public Expenditure and Sustainable Fiscal Policy

I. Public Expenditure and Sustainable Fiscal Policy »

Source: Public Expenditure Handbook : A Guide to Public Policy Issues in Developing Countries

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1991

ISBN: 9781557752222

Keywords: expenditure, public expenditure, military, health care, fiscal policy

What factors determine whether public expenditure is too high? What are the macroeconomic conseq...

I World Economic Outlook and the Challenges of Global Adjustment

I World Economic Outlook and the Challenges of Global Adjustment »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 1999 : Safeguarding Macroeconomci Stability at Low Inflation

Series: World Economic and Financial Surveys

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1999

ISBN: 9781557758392

Keywords: inflation, interest, debt, monetary policy, restructuring

Global economic and financial conditions have improved markedly after the turbulence in emerging markets in 1997–98, which gave rise to fears of a widespread credit crunch and global recession, and most of t...

II From Crisis to Recovery in the Emerging Market Economies

II From Crisis to Recovery in the Emerging Market Economies »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 1999 : Safeguarding Macroeconomci Stability at Low Inflation

Series: World Economic and Financial Surveys

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1999

ISBN: 9781557758392

Keywords: inflation, interest, debt, monetary policy, restructuring

The emerging market economies have experienced a great deal of financial volatility and macroeconomic instability in the 1990s. For many of them, especially in Asia but to some extent also in Latin America,...