Product diversification and bank performance: does ownership structure matter?

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Saghi-Zedek , Nadia;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jbankfin.2016.05.003
  • Subject: ownership structure | [ SHS.ECO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances | European banking | product diversification | performance | JEL : G - Financial Economics/G.G2 - Financial Institutions and Services/G.G2.G28 - Government Policy and Regulation | [ SHS.GESTION ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Business administration | JEL : G - Financial Economics/G.G2 - Financial Institutions and Services/G.G2.G21 - Banks • Depository Institutions • Micro Finance Institutions • Mortgages

International audience; Using detailed data on control chains of 710 European commercial banks, we test whether the presence of some categories of controlling shareholders affects product diversification performance. We find that when banks have no controlling sharehold... View more