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Author Pasiouras, Fotios, author.

Title Application of quantitative techniques for the prediction of bank acquisition targets / Fotios Pasiouras, Sailesh Tanna, Constantin Zopounidis
Published Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2005]


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 278 pages) : illustrations
Series Series on computers and operations research ; v. 5
Series on computers and operations research ; v. 5.
Contents Preface; Contents; 1. Banks M & As: Motives and Evidence; 2. Studies on the Prediction of Acquisition Targets; 3. Methodological Framework for the Development of Acquisition Targets Prediction Model; 4. Data and Preliminary Analysis; 5. Development of Acquisitions Prediction Models; 6. Integration of Prediction Models; 7 . Conclusions; Bibliography; Index
Summary In recent years, the banking industry has faced significant challenges due to deregulation, globalization, financial innovation, and intensified global competition. In response to these challenges, banks have adopted strategies to grow and expand their activities, with mergers and acquisitions (M & As) being one of the most popular over the last decade. This unique book thus discusses the use of quantitative classification methods for the prediction of bank acquisitions. With an overview of the M & A trends in the EU banking industry and a survey of the motives for M & As, the authors compare variou
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bank mergers -- Econometric models
Prediction theory.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Banks & Banking.
Bank mergers -- Econometric models
Prediction theory
Wiskundige methoden.
Form Electronic book
Author Tanna, Sailesh, author.
Zopounidis, Constantin, author.
ISBN 9812703209