Bank failures have been common in the major foreign trading countries of the world during the volatile years since 1980. Here now is the first major study to deal with recent bank failures, near failures, and significant qincidentsq in the foreign G-10 economies, and how governments resolved them. Countries analyzed include: Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, United Kingdom, and the United States.The tight regulations on banks gave rise to specialized financial institutions for housing finance, consumer lending, leasing, and direct finance. These nonbank ... In 1991, savings banks were permitted to become limited liability companies ( Banks under Stress, 1992, 54). Following ... A number of bank mergers occurred, and there was increased competition for consumer credit and home lending.
|Title||:||Bank Failures in the Major Trading Countries of the World|
|Author||:||Benton E. Gup|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1998-01-01|