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A Credit Crunch? Finland in the Aftermath of the Banking Crisis

A Credit Crunch? Finland in the Aftermath of the Banking Crisis »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 44 No. 3

Volume: 44

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1997

ISBN: 9781451973464

Keywords: banking sector, nonperforming loans, banking system, individual banks, bank failure, IMF Staff Papers,

This paper studies the case of Mexico to examine determinants of banking system fragility. The paper tests empirically the proposition that bank fragility is determined by bank-specific factors, macroeconomic condi...

11 Credit Market Imperfections and Output Response in Previously Centrally Planned Economies

11 Credit Market Imperfections and Output Response in Previously Centrally Planned Economies »

Source: Building Sound Finance in Emerging Market Economies : Proceedings of a Conference held in Washington, D.C., June 10-11, 1993

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1994

ISBN: 9781557753809

Keywords: credit, banking, payments, payment system, banking system

Introduction The reform programs launched in Central and Eastern Europe and in the former Soviet Union have been accompanied by a sharp, and partly unexpected, fall in output (Chart...

Credit Stagnation in Latin America

Credit Stagnation in Latin America »

Source: Credit Stagnation in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2002/53

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adolfo Barajas , and Roberto Steiner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451847390

Keywords: banking system, banking, deposit money, deposit money banks, bank credit,

This study examines the recent marked slowdown in bank credit to the private sector in Latin America. Based on the study of eight countries (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Mexico, and Venezuela)...

Crisis in Competitive Versus Monopolistic Banking Systems

Crisis in Competitive Versus Monopolistic Banking Systems »

Source: Crisis in Competitive Versus Monopolistic Banking Systems

Volume/Issue: 2003/188

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bruce Smith , Gianni De Nicolo , and John Boyd

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451859584

Keywords: Banking Crisis (Panic), Monetary General Equilibrium, banking, banking crisis, banking crises, banking system, banking systems, General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium: General, Money and Interest Rates: General,

We study a monetary, general equilibrium economy in which banks exist because they provide intertemporal insurance to risk-averse depositors. A "banking crisis" is defined as a case in which banks exhaust their res...

4 Crisis in the Financial Sector and the Authorities’ Reaction: The Philippines

4 Crisis in the Financial Sector and the Authorities’ Reaction: The Philippines »

Source: Banking Crises : Cases and Issues

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1991

ISBN: 9781557751874

Keywords: financial institutions, financial system, central bank, banking system

Between 1981 and the middle of 1987, the Philippine economy faced a major crisis in the financial sector. Three commercial banks, 128 rural banks, and 32 thrift institutions failed, and 2 other private banks...

Cross-Border Financial Surveillance

Cross-Border Financial Surveillance »

Source: Cross-Border Financial Surveillance : A Network Perspective

Volume/Issue: 2010/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Sole , and Marco Espinosa-Vega

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455200641

Keywords: Financial Surveillance, Network Analysis, Cross-Border Financial Linkages, banking, contagion, banking system, banking systems, bank for international settlements,

Effective cross-border financial surveillance requires the monitoring of direct and indirect systemic linkages. This paper illustrates how network analysis could make a significant contribution in this regard by si...

Cross-Cutting Themes in Major Article IV Consultations

Cross-Cutting Themes in Major Article IV Consultations »

Source: Cross-Cutting Themes in Major Article IV Consultations

Volume/Issue: 2009/054

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 August 2009

ISBN: 9781498335690

Keywords: Article IV consultations, Background papers, Banking systems, Credit risk, Europe, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Monetary policy, Risk management

This paper is part of a broader on-going effort to bring a more cross-country perspective to bilateral surveillance, taking advantage of a cluster of Article IV consultations with five systemically important econom...

Cyprus

Cyprus »

Source: Cyprus : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2011/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2011

ISBN: 9781463925888

Keywords: bonds, banking, government bonds, banking system, bank bonds

The Selected Issues Paper focuses on Cyprus' banking sector vulnerabilities and its pension system. The most salient risks for the banking sector come from commercial banks domiciled in Cyprus. These banks have the...

Cyprus

Cyprus »

Source: Cyprus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2010/289

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2010

ISBN: 9781455206407

Keywords: foreign banks, central bank, banking system

The financial sector is mostly comprised of the banking sector, which largely provides insurance and asset management services. A large part of banking system assets relates to subsidiaries and branches of foreign...

Cyprus: Selected Issues

Cyprus: Selected Issues »

Source: Cyprus : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2011/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2011

ISBN: 9781463925888

Keywords: bonds, banking, government bonds, banking system, bank bonds

The Selected Issues Paper focuses on Cyprus' banking sector vulnerabilities and its pension system. The most salient risks for the banking sector come from commercial banks domiciled in Cyprus. These banks have the...