Bank business models: structural changes and their systemic implications Deutsche Bundesbank – Frankfurt School of Finance & Management – Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
The aim of this conference is to bring researchers together to discuss what menu of activities would provide a robust perspective for the bank business model of the future.
Conference topics include, but are not limited to
- Definition and identification of bank business models
- Diversity vs. similarity of business models within a financial system
- Large banks vs. small lenders: granularity of the financial system
- Challenges to existing bank business models
- Stability implications of structural changes to bank business models
- Separation of investment banking and commercial banking
- Integration of asset management in commercial banks
- Policy restrictions on banks’ trading activities
- Relations between banks and insurers; the viability of bancassurance
- Viability of bank business models in a low-interest-rate environment
- Competition within the banking industry and with related sectors, including FinTechs
There will also be a keynote speech by Asli Demirgüç-Kunt (World Bank).
Paper submission procedure
Interested parties should submit their draft papers and any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. The submission deadline is 29 October 2017.
Please indicate in the e-mail whether or not you are willing to act as a discussant. Authors of accepted papers will be contacted by early December 2017. Economy class travel and accommodation will be covered (within limits) for presenting authors, discussants and invited young researchers.
Falko Fecht (Frankfurt School of Finance and Management)
Daniel Foos (Deutsche Bundesbank)
Alexander Schulz (Deutsche Bundesbank)
Günseli Tümer-Alkan (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Kartik Anand (Deutsche Bundesbank)
Frederic Boissay (BIS)
Martin Brown (University of St. Gallen)
Ben Craig (Cleveland Fed)
Hans Degryse (KU Leuven)
Ralph de Haas (EBRD)
Simone Manganelli (ECB)
Camelia Minoiu (IMF)
Steven Ongena (University of Zurich)
Jose-Luis Peydro (University Pompeu Fabra)
Tanju Yorulmazer (University of Amsterdam)