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Bank Profitability Challenges in Euro Area Banks: the Role of Cyclical and Structural Factors

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  • Kok, Christoffer
  • Móré, Csaba
  • Pancaro, Cosimo

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Weak profitability among euro area banks is one key risk to financial stability. This special feature examines the main drivers influencing banks’ profitability, including bank-specific, macroeconomic and structural factors. The empirical part of the special feature finds that challenges appear to be mainly of a cyclical nature, although there may also be material structural impediments to reigniting bank profitability. JEL Classification: G00

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  • Kok, Christoffer & Móré, Csaba & Pancaro, Cosimo, 2015. "Bank Profitability Challenges in Euro Area Banks: the Role of Cyclical and Structural Factors," Financial Stability Review, European Central Bank, vol. 1.
  • Handle: RePEc:ecb:fsrart:2015:0001:2
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    1. Selim Elekdag & Sheheryar Malik & Srobona Mitra, 2019. "Breaking the Bank? A Probabilistic Assessment of Euro Area Bank Profitability," IMF Working Papers 19/254, International Monetary Fund.
    2. Mariarosa Borroni & Mariacristina Piva & Simone Rossi, 2016. "Determinants of Bank Profitability in the Euro Area: Has Anything Changed?," DISCE - Quaderni del Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e Sociali dises1619, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Dipartimenti e Istituti di Scienze Economiche (DISCE).
    3. Matteo Farnè & Angelos T. Vouldis, 2020. "Does a bank's business model affect its capital and profitability?," Economic Notes, Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena SpA, vol. 49(2), July.
    4. Emilia Bonaccorsi di Patti & Francesco Palazzo, 2020. "Bank profitability and macroeconomic conditions: Are business models different?," Economic Notes, Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena SpA, vol. 49(2), July.
    5. Cândida Ferreira, 2019. "Efficiency of the European banks in the aftermath of the financial crisis: A panel stochastic frontier approach," Working Papers REM 2019/84, ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management, REM, Universidade de Lisboa.
    6. Simone Rossi & Mariarosa Borroni & Andrea Lippi & Mariacristina Piva, 2018. "Determinants of Bank Profitability in the Euro Area: What Has Changed During the Recent Financial Crisis?," International Business Research, Canadian Center of Science and Education, vol. 11(5), pages 18-27, May.
    7. Handro Paul Ovidiu, 2018. "Opinions Regarding Business Model In The European Banking System," Annals - Economy Series, Constantin Brancusi University, Faculty of Economics, vol. 0, pages 193-197, December.
    8. de Bandt, Olivier & Camara, Boubacar & Maitre, Alexis & Pessarossi, Pierre, 2018. "Optimal capital, regulatory requirements and bank performance in times of crisis: Evidence from France," Journal of Financial Stability, Elsevier, vol. 39(C), pages 175-186.

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    Keywords

    bank profitability; financial stability;

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    • G00 - Financial Economics - - General - - - General

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