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Basel Norms and Analysis of Banking Risks; Performance and Future Prospects


  • Bisht, Poonam


The aim of this paper is to analysis in detailed the major financial risks which are faced by the banking sector in general and Indian banks in particular. For the purpose a loss function is devised to estimate the various components of the credit risk which result in the net losses for the banks. The study is supported by empirical analysis conducted on financial data of a cross section of banks in Public Sector, Private Sector and Foreign Banks operating in India. Suggestions are also put forward mainly to minimize the credit risk.

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  • Bisht, Poonam, 2013. "Basel Norms and Analysis of Banking Risks; Performance and Future Prospects," MPRA Paper 52967, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:52967

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    Credit risks; Market risks; Operational risks; Basel II; Basel III;

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    • G20 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - General

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