Tag Archives: Banks

BankFocus on Trial

The Library has BankFocus on trial until October 27, 2019. Moody’s Analytics BankFocus is a new approach to global banking data, offering detailed financials for over 44,000 banks. It combines renowned content from Bureau van Dijk and Moody’s Investors Service, and expertise from Moody’s Analytics. The result is a comprehensive banking database that you can …
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All You Need to Know About the Banks in Spain

MarketLine has just published the report “Banks in Spain”, which provides data on the Spanish market’s size, value and volume between 2010 and 2014, as well as forecasts to 2019. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic forecasts. The profile also contains descriptions …
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European Central Bank Stress-Test Results

The European Central Bank (ECB) has just published the results of a thorough year-long examination of the positions of the 130 largest banks in the euro area as of 31 December 2013. The examined banks accounted for assets of 22 trillion, which represents 82% of total banking assets in the euro area. The comprehensive assessment …
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MarketLine: Banks in Spain

MarketLine has just published the report “Banks in Spain,” which provides data on the  market’s size, value and volume between 2009 and 2013, as well as forecasts to 2018. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic forecasts. The profile also contains descriptions of …
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Banking across borders

World trade flows, increased gross domestic product (GDP), a growing middle class and new technologies will help emerging markets-based banks expand into developed markets in the coming year. According to this report released by Deloitte, experience of operating in volatile markets, combined with their knowledge of how to reach unbanked and under banked customers, better position …
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Barclays publishes Citizenship Report 2010

2010 marked the eleventh year that Barclays has reported on its environmental and social performance and, for the first time, the Report has been published online alongside the Annual Report.   Highlights include: Extended £43bn in gross new lending to households and businesses in the UK alone, including £7.5bn from the acquisition of Standard Life …
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Basel Committee’s Response to the Financial Crisis Report

The Basel Committee has published a report on its comprehensive regulatory reform program to address the lessons of the crisis. It was prepared for the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting in Gyeongju, South Korea on October 22-23. The report sets out the measures taken by the Committee and its governing body to …
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2010 EU-Wide Stress Testing

The Committee of European Banking Supervisors (CEBS) has just published the results of the EU-wide stress test exercise. The overall objective of the 2010 exercise is to provide policy information for assessing the resilience of the EU banking system to possible adverse economic developments and to assess the ability of banks in the exercise to …
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Top 500 Banking Brands

Spanish bank Santander is ranked third most valuable banking brand in the world in this year’s Banker’s Top 500 Banking Brands listing. In first and second position, respectively, are HSBC (UK) and Bank of America. The ranking system ranks the world’s 500 most valuable banking groups by measuring both their brand strength and value as …
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Top 500 Islamic Financial Institutions in 2009

Iran is the largest market for Shariah-compliant assets, accounting for just over 35 percent of the global aggregate, according to The Banker magazine’s ranking of the “Top 500 Islamic Financial Institutions.” Banks that comply with Islamic Sharia law are thriving despite the global financial crisis. The Banker reveals that assets held by fully Sharia-compliant banks …
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