Topics cover every aspect of financial institutions and markets:
Domestic money and capital market.
Changing roles of financial institutions.
International financial markets.
Internationalization of financial services.
Developments in derivatives markets.
Bank valuation methodology.
Non–bank financial institutions.
How to Use This Book.
1. Overview of Financial Intermediation.
Part I: Domestic Money Markets:.
3. Money Markets.
Part II: Domestic Capital Markets:.
4. Capital Market Instruments.
5. Capital Markets and International Diversification.
6. Investment Banking.
7. Derivative Securities.
Part III: International Financial Markets:.
8. Foreign Exchange Markets.
9. Euromarkets and the European Union.
Part IV: The Interest Rate Environment:.
10. Interest Rate Fundamentals.
11. Interest and Exchange Rate Patterns.
Part V: Bank Regulation:.
12. The Formation of US Bank Regulation and the Federal Reserve System.
13. US Monetary Policy, Deregulation and Deposit Insurance.
14. Central Banks and Regulatory Systems Outside the US.
Part VI: Management of Financial Institutions:.
15. Profitability, Liquidity and Liability Management.
16. Investment and Loan Portfolio Management.
17. Capital and Asset/Liability Management.
18. Bank Valuation.
19. Regional Trade Agreements and Financial Services.
Part VII: Bank Operations:.
20. Commercial and Non–Commercial Banks.
21. The Domestic Operations of Commercial Banks.
22. The International Operations of Commercial Banks.
23. The Impact of Technological Change.
24. Commercial Banks and the Securities Markets.
25. Nationwide Banking and the Riegle–Neal Act.
Part VIII: Nonbank Financial Institutions:.
26. Savings and Loan Associations and Mutual Savings Banks.
27. Credit Unions.
28. Investment Companies.
29. Pension Funds.
30. Insurance Companies.
31. Finance Companies.
Henry M. Okleshen, Mankato State University