Bankenregulierung
IW-Nachricht, 21. Dezember 2016

Bankenregulierung Nicht alle über einen Kamm scherenArrow

Die wissenschaftlichen Berater von Wirtschaftsminister Sigmar Gabriel fordern laut Medienberichten, die Banken stärker zu regulieren. Doch das würde nicht nur die deutschen Geldinstitute unnötig belasten – auch die Verbraucher wären die Leidtragenden. mehr

The Case for Reviving Securitization
IW-Kurzbericht, 26. September 2016

Markus Demary The Case for Reviving SecuritizationArrow

European financial markets are still fragmented. A lack of cross-border lending and cross-border asset holdings hinders the financing of the economy, the conduct of monetary policy as well as cross-border risk-sharing against asymmetric shocks. Reviving the market for securitizations is vital for achieving these goals. A true European Capital Markets Union is needed, but there are still a lot of obstacles to overcome. mehr

IW-Kurzbericht, 2. August 2016

Markus Demary Italy's Banking Crisis – Creditor Bail-in Is No PanaceaArrow

Italy’s banks are struggling under high amounts of non-performing loans on their balance sheets and the Italian government is fighting with the European Commission over putting 50 billion Euro of problem loans into a bad bank, which needs funding of 10 billion Euro with public money. Calculations of the Cologne Institute for Economic Research reveal that banks need to be recapitalised with additional 21.7 billion Euro under this plan. mehr