Financial Intermediation in the 21st Century

  • Zuhayr Mikdashi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. 1 Introduction: Financial Intermediation in the Age of Global Capital

  3. The New Financial Era: Challenges and Opportunities

  4. Financial Markets: Future Developments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Antoinette Hunziker-Ebneter
      Pages 75-77
    3. Jan Roxendal
      Pages 84-87
    4. Dirk P. Tirez, Timothy Verhoest
      Pages 88-116
  5. Regulatory/Supervisory Authorities: Strengthening Financial Intermediation and Systems

  6. Academics’ and Researchers’ Vantage Points

  7. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 309-315

About this book


The increasing interdependence of the world economy has huge implications for global finance in the twenty-first century. This volume brings together leading scholars and practitioners to offer in-depth analyses of the new direction open to the financial services industry. They explore the challenges and opportunities of the new finance era, future development in financial markets, with particular emphasis on the role of new technologies and the industry's view of strengthening financial intermediation. The book concludes with an assessment of key managerial and regulatory issues.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Zuhayr Mikdashi
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LausanneSwitzerland

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