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- Constable & Robinson 2014;
A trillion dollar financial industry is revolutionising the global economy. Governments and corporations across the Islamic world are increasingly turning to finance that complies with Sharia law in order to fund economic growth. Even in the West, Islamic finance is rapidly becoming an important alternative source of funding at a time when the conventional... more...
- Random House 2014; US$ 22.28
Bad Banks is a gripping account of the problems and scandals that continue to bedevil the world's banking system some seven years after the credit crunch. It follows the fortunes and misfortunes of individual banks, from RBS to Lloyds. It exposes instances of mis-selling, money laundering, interest rate fixing and incompetence. And... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 34.95
Examining the regulation of banking in the United States between 1900 and the Great Depression, Eugene Nelson White shows how Congress and the state legislatures tried to strengthen the banking system by creating new institutions, rather than by changing nineteenth-century laws that perpetuated the unit structure of the banking industry. Originally... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 95.00
Understand the theories and interpret the actions of modern central banks Central Banking takes a comprehensive look at the topic of central banking, and provides readers with an understanding and insights into the roles and functions of modern central banks in advanced as well as emerging economies, theories behind their thinking, and actual... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00
In this well-researched and thoughtful new book, Nic Ryder makes a strong case for thinking more about the role of white collar crime in causing the financial crisis, and why prosecution has not been a bigger part (particularly in the UK) of the authorities responses to it.- Peter Cartwright, University of NottinghamConcentrating... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 105.00
As a result of the recent financial crisis, new ways of doing finance have developed, creating alternatives to the regular financial system. This book explores non-conventional banking and financing mechanisms in detail, with case studies and examples in which these alternative methods have succeeded. more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 36.27
Die US-Notenbank ist eine Zentralbank und damit eine öffentliche Institution. Als solche ist diese nicht nur den gewählten Volksvertretern Rechenschaft schuldig. Daraus erwächst die Verantwortung, für Transparenz und Klarheit über ihre Zielsetzungen zu sorgen und dies eindeutig zu kommunizieren. Die Notenbanken verfügen generell über substanziell mehr... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 50.00
Former banker Philippe Espinasse, offers advice for the interview, selection and appointment of lead banks, as well as for the execution of an IPO. The book includes case studies from around the world and explains negotiation techniques through which issuers can save considerable time, effort and costs, and also limit their potential liabilities. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
A century ago, John Maynard Keynes entered the Treasury to serve his country during the First World War, but as is well known, appalled by the terms of the end-of-war Treaty of Versailles, he abandoned the British delegation, outlining the predictable adverse results in the Economic Consequences of the Peace , published in 1919. Far less well known... more...
- Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 90.66
Das Kreditgeschäft ist für Kreditinstitute von zentraler Bedeutung. Doch sind mit einem hohen Grad an Unsicherheit sowie steigenden Anforderungen durch Gesetzgeber und Bankenaufsicht auch erhebliche Risiken verbunden.Wie sich das Kreditgeschäft effizient prüfen lässt, zeigt das Standardwerk von Axel Becker, Arno Kastner und weiteren Experten. Vor dem... more...