Assessing The Performance Of Non-Banking Financial Institutions – A Knowledge Discovery Approach
AbstractThis paper proposes a framework for assessing the performance of non-banking financial institutions (NFIs). Firstly, we present an overview of the non-banking financial institutions’ sector in Romania and, then, the CAAMPL system which is used to evaluate the performance of banks. We argue that this system is suboptimal when applied to assessing NFIs’ performance and that the Knowledge Discovery in Databases (KDD) process could offer specific methods that may be used to developing better systems. Next, we discuss different concepts that are closely related with the KDD process: data, information and knowledge. Finally, we present the KDD process and we show how our research problem can be formalized as a KDD process.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by University of Craiova, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration in its journal Annals of Computational Economics.
Volume (Year): 3 (2011)
Issue (Month): 39 ()
knowledge discovery; data mining; prudential supervision; non-banking financial institutions; financial performance;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- D80 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - General
- D83 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Search, Learning, and Information
- G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages
- G23 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Non-bank Financial Institutions; Financial Instruments; Institutional Investors
- G24 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Investment Banking; Venture Capital; Brokerage
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- David J. Hand & Heikki Mannila & Padhraic Smyth, 2001. "Principles of Data Mining," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 026208290x, January.
- Liliana Eva Donath & Laura Mariana Cismas, 2008. "Determinants of Financial Stability," Romanian Economic Journal, Department of International Business and Economics from the Academy of Economic Studies Bucharest, vol. 11(29), pages 27-44, (3).
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