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Banking Innovations Risk – Profitability Relationship In The Banking System Of The Republic Of Moldova


  • Stela Ciobu


  • Ivan Luchian


  • Alina Birladeanu



The level of information technologies development in modern banks represents an essential factor in maintenance and consolidation of the position on the market. In this respect all Moldovan banks develop risk management policies with regard to banking IT’s and e-products and services, which they consider as the main part of banking innovations at the moment. The purpose of this article is to analyze each innovation (Information Security Services, Business Systems Controls, Business Continuity Management, IT Outsourcing, Information Systems Governance, IT Performance, Project Risk Management, IT Internal Audit) in terms of risks and benefits when these risks are managed properly.

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  • Stela Ciobu & Ivan Luchian & Alina Birladeanu, 2008. "Banking Innovations Risk – Profitability Relationship In The Banking System Of The Republic Of Moldova," Revista Economica, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 41(4), pages 118-122.
  • Handle: RePEc:blg:reveco:v:41:y:2008:i:4:p:108-117

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    1. Stijn Claessens, 2006. "Competitive Implications of Cross-Border Banking," World Scientific Book Chapters,in: Cross-Border Banking Regulatory Challenges, chapter 11, pages 151-181 World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd..
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