The Bahamas : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note on Financial Stability and Stress Testing »
Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2019
Keywords: Bank credit, Central banks, Real interest rates, Interest rate increases, Sovereign risk, domestic bank, U.S. recession, NPL, risk-weighted, offshore bank
Macrofinancial risks stem from the economy's vulnerability to external shocks to tourism and real estate investment, exposure to frequent and severe hurricanes, and a small and illiquid real estate market. Stress t...