How is the failure rate of new business calculated

Third chapter: types of risks in banking and how to quantify them

Profit-Oriented Bank Management pp 371-586 | Cite as

  • Henner Schierenbeck
  • Michael Lister
  • Stefan Kirmße
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Profit-oriented bank management emphasizes the primacy of profitability, but conceptually integrates growth and risk policy goals accordingly. The risk dimension is of central importance for the overall concept of profit-oriented bank management in several respects:
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    The regulations of the Banking supervision and the special banking laws are intended to ensure that credit institutions limit their risks sufficiently and ensure that their own funds are adequately covered for the risks they take.

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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Henner SchierenbeckEmail author
  • Michael Lister
  • Stefan Kirmße
  1. 1.University of BaselBaselSwitzerland
  2. 2. Steinbeis University BerlinBerlinGermany