O'Reilly logo

Mastering R for Quantitative Finance by Edina Berlinger, Ferenc Illés, Milán Badics, Ádám Banai, Gergely Daróczi, Barbara Dömötör, Gergely Gabler, Dániel Havran, Péter Juhász, István Margitai, Balázs Márkus, Péter Medvegyev, Julia Molnár, Balázs Árpád Szűcs, Ágnes Tuza, Tamás Vadász, Kata Váradi, Ágnes Vidovics-Dancs

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

The simulation method

The best way to understand the role of a bank from a systemic point of view is to simulate the effects of its default. We can get this way the most precise results on a bank's systemic importance. Usually, the main problem with these methods is its data need. The main characteristics of individual institutions (for example, capital buffers or size) are not enough for this kind of exercise. We also have to precisely know its exposures to other banks through financial markets since the most important contagious channels are financial markets.

In this section, we will show a simple method to identify systemic importance of a financial institution. To make it as simple as possible, we have to make some assumptions:

  • We will investigate ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required