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Vol 24 No 10 Oct/Nov 2019

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Banks in Crisis: The Legal Response

ISBN13: 9781840144420
ISBN: 1840144424
Published: July 2002
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

This volume provides a detailed and critical analysis of the legal problems associated with bank failure. Topics include regulation issues, insolvency procedures, legal controls on management and depositor protection. The book:-

  • addresses a leading topic in economic development - clusters and competitiveness;
  • contains chapters by international experts from Sweden, Italy, France, Austria, Australia, New Zealand, UK, US and Canada;
  • is multidisciplinary, with contributions from business, economics, geography, planning and regional science;
  • combines theory and empirical evidence;
  • and addresses the limits and drawbacks to clustering, as well as how clusters contribute to competitiveness.

Banking and Finance
Banking crises: the background
The regulation of banks
The role of the Bank of England in a banking crisis
Directors, controllers and managers
Insolvency procedures
The liquidation of a bank
Protecting depositors