Open Review of Management, Banking and Finance

«They say things are happening at the border, but nobody knows which border» (Mark Strand)

The BTP-Bund spread: public debt, banks, financial intermediaries, financial markets and the economy in Italy

by Fabiano Colombini  Abstract: This paper analyses the BTP-Bund spread evolution by focussing on the  impact it has on public debt, banks, financial intermediaries, financial markets and the Italian economy … Continue reading

28/11/2018

The Italian Financial Ombusdman (ACF)

by Vittorio Mirra ABSTRACT: The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) systems have obtained a huge diffusion in Europe, aiming to the achievement of a high consumer protection. In addition to strengthen … Continue reading

31/10/2018

Enhancing information disclosure to strengthen derivative counterparties

by Martin Berkeley Abstract: This article explores whether better information disclosure would improve outcomes for the counterparties of derivative transactions. Derivatives have two principal roles: hedging and speculation however the … Continue reading

09/07/2018

Capital management in European Banks. Critical issues

by  Fabiano Colombini  Abstract: This paper aims to analyse critical issues in the capital management in the light of recent financial crises, focusing on capital constraints by regulation and supervision … Continue reading

18/06/2018

Crisis of politics and economic process. The case of Italy.

by Francesco Capriglione Abstract: The results of the Italian political elections occurred on March 2018 have shown insecure majorities in the Parliament, with consequent difficulties in the formation of a … Continue reading

08/05/2018

Cryptocurrency (and Bitcoin), a new challenge for the regulator

by Mirella Pellegrini and Francesco Di Perna Abstract: The evolution of the economic processes is reflected on the way the currency work. The recent development of new methods of payment … Continue reading

19/03/2018

The normative framework of non-performing loans: regulatory and accounting issues

by Andrea Miglionico Abstract: This article examines divergences in the definition of non-performing loans (NPLs) across countries, accounting regimes and firms. Currently no common definition of NPLs exists. From the point … Continue reading

24/12/2017