Stress Test Application at the Turkish Banking Sector with 2014 Data Cover Image

Türk Bankacılık Sektöründe 2014 Yılı Verileri İle Stres Testi Uygulaması
Stress Test Application at the Turkish Banking Sector with 2014 Data

Author(s): Fatih B. Gümüş, Öner Nalbantoğlu
Subject(s): Economy, Evaluation research, Present Times (2010 - today), Financial Markets
Published by: İşletme Araştırmaları Dergisi
Keywords: Basel; Stress Tests; Capital Ratio; Liquidity Ratio; Foreign Exchange Net Position;

Summary/Abstract: In this study, durability of the Banking Sector against the possible risks that it could face during economic crisis has been evaluated. Banking sector has been divided into 4 main branches as Public, Local Private, Foreign and Participation Banking. Fiscal data and ratios of the year 2014 have been made use of. The analys is made up of 3 stages, biddability ratios, liquidity ratios and the changes in the foreign exchange net general position / regulatory capital ratio, have been analysed. As the basic criteria, the legal boundaries determined by the Banking Regulatory and Supervisory Agency have been taken into consideration. In the analysis, Public Banks have become the strongest banking group, while Participation Banks have been the weakest one in under the economic crisis conditions. In terms of liquidity coverage, Foreign Banks have got the best position, while Participation Banks have ranked as the weakest. In terms of Foreign Exchange Net General Position / Regulatory Capital Ratio, Foreign Banks have been the most susceptible bank to problems, while Public Banks have been the strongest banking groups with the strong capital and position.

  • Issue Year: 7/2015
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 230-260
  • Page Count: 31
  • Language: Turkish