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The Internationalization of Banks

Patterns, Strategies and Performance

  • Authors

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Alfred Slager
    Pages 1-10
  3. Alfred Slager
    Pages 68-86
  4. Alfred Slager
    Pages 87-104
  5. Alfred Slager
    Pages 105-156
  6. Alfred Slager
    Pages 157-187
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 203-223

About this book


Increasingly the world's largest banks have more activity happening internationally. What are the effects of internationalization, and what is a successful business model for the future? This book explores the formulation, implementation and evaluation of internationalization strategies, examining those of the leading banks in eight countries.


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About the authors

ALFRED SLAGER is Assistant Professor of Finance at the RSM Erasmus University, The Netherlands. He is also Project Manager at PGGM Investments, the Dutch healthcare pension fund. He has held several positions in private banking and asset management, and has taught courses for investment advisors on a wide range of subjects. He has published on banking and the strategic role of internationalization.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Internationalization of Banks
  • Book Subtitle Patterns, Strategies and Performance
  • Authors Alfred Slager
  • Series Title Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection Economics and Finance (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4039-9874-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-349-54727-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-230-62504-4
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 223
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Banking
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