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Authors: Carlton, Tony
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1068237
Description: Theoretical thesis.
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/330649
Description: In many respects, the "London whale" scandal at JPMorgan Chase is similar to other "rogue trading" events, in that a group of traders took large, speculative positions in complex derivative securities ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337048
Description: Brokers perform a key role in many financial markets. They introduce buyers to sellers, perform a useful role in price-discovery and provide a source of market information and commentary to market par ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316068
Description: In 2004, UK banking regulators reportedly told the Board of Halifax/Bank of Scotland (HBOS) that their chosen growth strategy was an 'accident waiting to happen'. Just four years later, the accident h ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/342169
Description: 2012 was a tumultuous year for international investment banks, not least because of the emergence of the LIBOR scandal, just as the world’s largest banks were emerging from the turmoil of the Global F ... More
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Authors: Magee, Shane
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269679
Description: 24 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/267191
Description: Official inquiries around the world into the events that precipitated the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) have identified, among other causes, failures in Corporate and Risk Governance as being critical ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/270048
Description: The failure of Northern Rock Bank in late 2007 was sudden, unexpected and, as a result of the unprecedented 'run on the bank', was spectacular. The technical reason for the collapse was a lack of liqu ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/266944
Description: Growth can be good — but can also be dangerous. When firms grow with superior products and services, then directors, executives, staff, shareholders, customers, suppliers and the general economy benef ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/226419
Description: Official inquiries into the failures of several large banks during the global financial crisis showed that strategic risk is one of the greatest risks facing any firm. But do other banks, especially t ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/278885
Description: Since the global financial crisis, banking regulators and academics have extended the traditional, narrow definition of "systemic risk" to encompass concepts such as "interconnectedness" and "shadow b ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/278651
Description: The manipulation of the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) was not a localized event. Unscrupulous traders and managers in some of the largest banks around the world deliberately and systematically ... More
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Authors: Magee, Shane
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/268724
Description: This paper investigates the effect of foreign currency hedging with derivatives on the probability of financial distress. I use Merton's (1974) structural default model to compute firms' distance to d ... More
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Authors: Carlton, Anthony
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203612
Description: Recent empirical evidence has highlighted differences between transactions involving the acquisition of listed and unlisted (private) targets. Acquirers of unlisted targets earn excess returns, a resu ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/178286
Description: The bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in 2008 was a critical event in the Global Financial Crisis, exposing serious fault-lines in the structure of global financial markets and leading to widespread econo ... More
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