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Title: Essays on credit risk, risk adjusted performance and economic capital in financial institutions
Author: Onorato, Mario
ISNI:       0000 0001 3459 2778
Awarding Body: City University London
Current Institution: City, University of London
Date of Award: 2005
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This dissertation consists of three autonomous essays, discussing the following topics: 1. the pricing of defaultable bonds, loans and plain vanilla credit derivatives, 2. the use of risk-adjusted performance measurement, for optimal portfolio management in the banking, asset management and insurance industries 3. return on economic capital as a measure of value created by the holding of bank assets and the operation of bank business units.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: HG Finance