capital adequacy

Publication date: 21 Feb 2019 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Britain & Finance | Authors: Davis, P | External authors: Karim, D, Noel, D | NIESR discussion paper number: 500
The Global Financial Crisis (GFC) highlighted the importance of a number of unresolved empirical issues in the field of financial stability. First, there is the sign of the relationship between bank competition and financial stability. Second, there is the relation of capital adequacy of banks to...
Publication date: 21 Feb 2019 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Britain & Finance | Authors: Davis, P | External authors: Karim, D, Noel, D | NIESR discussion paper number: 499
Following experience in the global financial crisis (GFC), when banks with low leverage ratios were often in severe difficulty, despite high-risk-adjusted capital measures, a leverage ratio was introduced in Basel III to complement the risk-adjusted capital ratio (RAR). Empirical testing of the...
Publication date: 31 Mar 2009 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Authors: Barrell, R, Davis, P, Liadze, I | External authors: Dilruba Karim | JEL classification: C52, E58, G21 | NIESR discussion paper number: 330
Early warning systems (EWS) for banking crises generally omit bank capital, bank liquidity and property prices. Most work on EWS has been for global samples dominated by emerging market crises where time series data on bank capital adequacy and property prices are typically absent. We estimate...