Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 26 items

  • Keyword: Financial institutions x
Clear All Modify Search
Preserving Financial Stability

Preserving Financial Stability »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Garry Schinasi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 December 2005

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589064997.051

ISBN: 9781589064997

Keywords: financial stability, financial system, financial institutions, financial markets, financial services, financial instability, financial systems, bond, moral hazard, financial market

Spurred by advances in information and computer technologies, financial liberalization and innovation took off inthe late 1970s. Although the changes in financial markets have been beneficial overall, our understan...

Modern Banking and OTC Derivatives Markets
			: The Transformation of Global Finance and its Implications for Systemic Risk

Modern Banking and OTC Derivatives Markets : The Transformation of Global Finance and its Implications for Systemic Risk »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Burkhard Drees , Garry Schinasi , Charles Kramer , and R. Craig

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557759993.084

ISBN: 9781557759993

Keywords: Banking systems, Markets, otc, derivatives markets, financial institutions, derivative, financial markets

This chapter provides an overview of market practices, market structure, and official supervision and regulation in financial markets. This paper also highlights the key features of modern banking and over the coun...

Global Monitoring Report, 2006
			: Strengthening Mutual Accountability:  Aid, Trade, and Governance

Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821364772.019

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

This third edition of the Global Monitoring Report examines the commitments and actions of donors, international financial institutions, and developing countries to implement the Millennium Declaration, signed by 1...

Global Monitoring Report, 2005
			: Millennium Development Goals:  From Consensus to Momentum

Global Monitoring Report, 2005 : Millennium Development Goals: From Consensus to Momentum »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 14 April 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821360774.019

ISBN: 9780821360774

Keywords: Economic growth, Developed countries, Debt, Governance, Global Monitoring Report, Income, Sustainable development, primary education, multilateral development banks, debt relief

The year 2005 marks an important juncture for development as the international community takes stock of implementation of the Millennium Declaration-signed by 189 countries in 2000-and discusses how progress toward...

Chapter 7 Rural and Microfinance Institutions: Regulatory and Supervisory Issues

Chapter 7 Rural and Microfinance Institutions: Regulatory and Supervisory Issues »

Source: Financial Sector Assessment : A Handbook

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 29 September 2005

ISBN: 9780821364321

Keywords: Financial sector, financial institutions, financial system, credit, microfinance

7.1 Overview The providing of financial services to the poor and the very-poor, particularly in rural areas, is the purpose of microfinance institutions (MFIs), and the assessment of...

Chapter 3 Assessing Financial Stability

Chapter 3 Assessing Financial Stability »

Source: Financial Sector Assessment : A Handbook

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 29 September 2005

ISBN: 9780821364321

Keywords: Financial sector, financial institutions, financial system, credit, microfinance

Financial system stability in a broad sense means both the avoidance of financial institutions failing in large numbers and the avoidance of serious disruptions to the intermediation functions of the financi...

Chapter 31. Portfolio Credit Risk and Macroeconomic Shocks: Applications to Stress Testing under Data-Restricted Environments

Chapter 31. Portfolio Credit Risk and Macroeconomic Shocks: Applications to Stress Testing under Data-Restricted Environments »

Source: A Guide to IMF Stress Testing : Methods and Models

Series: Books

Author(s): Li Ong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2014

ISBN: 9781484368589

Keywords: banking, banking system, financial institutions, financial stability, financial sector

Portfolio credit risk measurement is greatly affected by data constraints, especially when focusing on loans given to unlisted firms. Standard methodologies adopt convenient but not necessarily properly spec...

IV Regulatory Environment for OTC Derivatives Activities

IV Regulatory Environment for OTC Derivatives Activities »

Source: Modern Banking and OTC Derivatives Markets : The Transformation of Global Finance and its Implications for Systemic Risk

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Burkhard Drees , Garry Schinasi , Charles Kramer , and R. Craig

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2001

ISBN: 9781557759993

Keywords: Banking systems, Markets, otc, derivatives markets, financial institutions, derivative, financial markets

Although OTC derivatives on the whole tend to be lightly regulated (as noted in Section III), regulatory systems that are relevant for OTC derivatives can be complex and can have identifiable effects on the...

VI Financial Stability Issues in Modern Banking: Sources of Financial Instability and Structural Weakness in OTC Derivatives Activities

VI Financial Stability Issues in Modern Banking: Sources of Financial Instability and Structural Weakness in OTC Derivatives Activities »

Source: Modern Banking and OTC Derivatives Markets : The Transformation of Global Finance and its Implications for Systemic Risk

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Burkhard Drees , Garry Schinasi , Charles Kramer , and R. Craig

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2001

ISBN: 9781557759993

Keywords: Banking systems, Markets, otc, derivatives markets, financial institutions, derivative, financial markets

As noted in the previous sections, some of the features of OTC derivatives contracts and markets that provide benefits and enhance efficiency either separately or jointly embody risks to financial market sta...

Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office

Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office »

Source: Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office

Volume/Issue: 2011/073

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2011

ISBN: 9781498338486

Keywords: Data quality assessment framework, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, Publications, Surveillance, Technical Assistance, Financial crises, Institutional framework, Trade policy, International trade

Since its last report to the IMFC in April 2011, the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) completed the evaluation of Research at the IMF: Relevance and Utilization. The IEO continues its work on the evaluations of...