This new book provides an in-depth and integrated analysis of value production in the financial services industry. Based on modern financial economic theory and recent research results, this book offers a thorough and analytical treatment of all aspects of financial services. There is a strong emphasis on financial management, evident both in topics--such as performance analysis, risk management, and regulation--and in the book's structure. KEY TOPICSPresents a comprehensive treatment of the financial services industry, including a discussion of developments in the deregulated, global financial services economy. Emphasizes value production and financial management of financial services, relating analysis and strategic options for banks, insurance companies and securities firms to market performance. Offers integrated treatment of all financial services and institutions around qvalue- chainq activities. This provides a clear overview to the material, a logical structure to the book, and relevance to current development in the field.Credit card processing, mutual fund share processing, changes in stock certificate ownership a the list gets longer as new ... The terms and pricing for deposit-taking are fixed by law, regulation, and competitive conditions. ... as in regional check processing centers, or performed in remote locations, like Citicorpa#39;s credit card processing center in South Dakota. Manual and computer systems, communication links and customer contacts, access methods and forms of delivery vary fromanbsp;...
|Title||:||Financial Services and Financial Institutions|
|Author||:||J. Kimball Dietrich|