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Securitization and credit quality

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  • Ongena, Steven
  • Kara, Alper
  • Marqués-Ibáñez, David

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Banks are usually better informed on the loans they originate than other financial intermediaries. As a result, securitized loans might be of lower credit quality than otherwise similar non-securitized loans. We assess the effect of securitization activity on loans JEL Classification: G21, G28

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  • Ongena, Steven & Kara, Alper & Marqués-Ibáñez, David, 2017. "Securitization and credit quality," Working Paper Series 2009, European Central Bank.
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    credit risk; European market; securitization;
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    JEL classification:

    • G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages
    • G28 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Government Policy and Regulation

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