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Handbook for Directors of Financial Institutions

Edited by Benton E. Gup

in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing

Abstract: Offers advice from existing directors, scholars and regulators about what good directors need to know. The Handbook for Directors of Financial Institutions offers the practitioner and the scholar a comprehensive guide to what it takes to survive and thrive as a director of a financial institution. The authors comprise current directors of banks, credit unions, insurance companies and other organizations, bank regulators, lawyers and academics. They provide unique insights and advice about corporate social responsibility, legal risks, starting a new bank, D&O insurance, sub prime lending, Islamic banking, and other timely issues.

Keywords: Business and Management; Economics and Finance; Law - Academic (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: G0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2008
ISBN: 9781847204691
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Introduction to Financial Institutions Downloads
Benton E. Gup
Ch 2 Forces of Change Downloads
Benton E. Gup
Ch 3 Starting a New Bank Downloads
Laurence Pettit
Ch 4 Improving Director Oversight of Compliance: A Bank Regulator’s View Downloads
Cathy Lemieux and Steven VanBever
Ch 5 The Risks of Directing a Financial Institution Downloads
Ben S. Branch and Robin Russell
Ch 6 Corporate Social Responsibility: Renegotiating Corporate Citizenship Downloads
Barbara Parker
Ch 7 Quiet Turbulence: Advice for Financial Officers of Not-for-Profit Financial Institutions Downloads
Ronald Dulek
Ch 8 Advice for New Directors Downloads
Benton E. Gup, David L. Bickelhaupt and Irv Burling
Ch 9 Bank Directors and the Information Problem with Special Regard to Subprime Markets Downloads
Julia Király and Katalin Mérö
Ch 10 Bank Governance: Perceptions from Experiences Downloads
Warren Hogan and Rowan Trayler
Ch 11 A Simple Guide to Islamic Banking and Finance Downloads
Mohamed Ariff

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