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Source: Denmark : Detailed Assessment of Observance of the Insurance Core Principles

Volume/Issue: 2014/350

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498356466

Keywords: insurance, solvency, market, monetary fund, pension

This paper discusses findings of the Detailed Assessment of Observance of the Insurance Core Principles on Denmark. Insurance regulation in Denmark has a good level of compliance with the Insurance Core Principles....

Deposit Insurance

Deposit Insurance »

Source: Deposit Insurance : A Survey of Actual and Best Practices

Volume/Issue: 1999/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): G. Garcia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1999

ISBN: 9781451847499

Keywords: deposit insurance, banking, bankers, moral hazard, coinsurance

The paper surveys the characteristics of explicit systems of deposit insurance in 68 countries. It compares these actual practices with a set of best practices that has been adopted by IMF staff for their advice to...

The Design and Implementation of Deposit Insurance Systems

The Design and Implementation of Deposit Insurance Systems »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): David Hoelscher , Michael Taylor , and Ulrich Klueh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065031.084

ISBN: 9781589065031

Keywords: Deposit insurance, insurance system, banking, insurance systems, deposit insurance systems

This paper describes recently established deposit insurance systems, identifying emerging trends. In line with previous IMF work on the subject, it argues against the development of "best practices" applicable to a...

Development of the Renminbi Market in Hong Kong SAR

Development of the Renminbi Market in Hong Kong SAR »

Source: Development of the Renminbi Market in Hong Kong SAR : Assessing Onshore-Offshore Market Integration

Volume/Issue: 2013/268

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): R. Craig , Changchun Hua , Philip Ng , and Raymond Yuen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 December 2013

ISBN: 9781484332948

Keywords: offshore financial markets, arbitrage, capital inflows, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development,

Offshore use of the renminbi expanded rapidly in Hong Kong SAR as China sought to develop an international role for its currency while maintaining capital controls. This prompts two questions addressed in this pape...

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America? »

Source: Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Volume/Issue: 2005/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thomas Cosimano , Ralph Chami , and Adolfo Barajas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2005

ISBN: 9781451860573

Keywords: Basel Accord, Capital Channel, banking, deposit insurance, bank loans, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit, Financial Institutions and Services,

Drawing from a unique data set comprising 2,893 banks and 152 countries over the period 1987 to 2000, we test whether the adoption of the Basel Accord by Latin American and Caribbean countries was responsible for t...

Economic Integration and Financial Stability

Economic Integration and Financial Stability »

Source: Economic Integration and Financial Stability : A European Perspective

Volume/Issue: 2006/296

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gianni De Nicolo , and Alexander Tieman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2006

ISBN: 9781451865561

Keywords: Economic integration, equation, risk profiles, insurance companies, correlation, probability, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

This paper assesses changes in synchronization of real activity and financial market integration in Western Europe and evaluates their implications for financial stability. We find increased synchronization of real...

Economies of Scale and Economic Integration

Economies of Scale and Economic Integration »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1968

Volume/Issue: 5/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1968

ISBN: 9781616352905

Keywords: capital inflows, capital outflow, foreign capital inflow, accounting framework

This paper discusses origins of recent estimates of capital requirements for development and highlights some of the issues involved. The paper highlights that there are two possible approaches to making estimates o...

The Effect of External Debt on Investment

The Effect of External Debt on Investment »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1989

Volume/Issue: 26/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451952032

Keywords: financial systems, financial institutions, financial liberalization, financial markets, domestic financial systems

For the latest thinking about the international financial system, monetary policy, economic development, poverty reduction, and other critical issues, subscribe to Finance & Development (F&D). This lively quarterly...

Estimating Default Frequencies and Macrofinancial Linkages in the Mexican Banking Sector

Estimating Default Frequencies and Macrofinancial Linkages in the Mexican Banking Sector »

Source: Estimating Default Frequencies and Macrofinancial Linkages in the Mexican Banking Sector

Volume/Issue: 2009/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcos Souto , and Rodolphe Blavy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451872569

Keywords: macrofinancial links, banking sector soundness, banking, banking risk, banking system,

The credit risk measures we develop in this paper are used to investigate macrofinancial linkages in the Mexican banking system. Domestic and external macro-financial variables are found to be closely associated wi...

The Euro Area Crisis

The Euro Area Crisis »

Source: The Euro Area Crisis : Need for a Supranational Fiscal Risk Sharing Mechanism?

Volume/Issue: 2013/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2013

ISBN: 9781484334201

Keywords: risk sharing, consumption smoothing, fiscal union, moral hazard, banking crises, moral hazard problems, private consumption, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

The aim of this paper is to assess the effectiveness of risk sharing mechanisms in the euro area and whether a supranational fiscal risk sharing mechanism could insure countries against very severe downturns. Using...