TITLE

Economic Structure and Context: Financial System

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Germany Country Monitor;Mar2012, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the financial system of Germany. It states that equities and corporate debt are insignificant in the country's financial profile due to the size of its economy. It adds that there is only limited use of corporate debts as a treadable instrument despite the presence of a securitized mortgage debt called Pfandbrief. It discusses the German banking model which highlights long-term relationship banking.
ACCESSION #
72443470

 

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