UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI
MASTERS OF COMMERCE
(BANKING AND FINANCE)
PROF. DR. TUKARAM B. GADWE
SYDENHAM COLLEGE OF COMMERCE & ECONOMICS
‘B’ ROAD, CHURCHGATE, MUMBAI- 400 020
I, Miss. Sarmistha Sasmal, the student of M.Com (Banking & Finance)(Semester-I), from The Sydenham College Of Commerce & Economics, hereby declare that I have completed this project on INTERNATIONAL BANKING, in the academic year 2012-2013 .
The information submitted is true and original to the best of my knowledge.
This is to certify that Ms. SARMISTHA SASMAL of M.Com Banking and Finance Semester 1st [2012-2013] has successfully completed the Project on “INTERNATIONAL BANKING” under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Tukaram B. Gadwe.
Project Guide ________________
Course Coordinator ________________
Internal Examiner ________________
External Examiner ________________
The project on “ INTERNATIONAL BANKING ” is a result of co-operation, hard work and good wishes of many people. I student of THE SYDENHAM COLLEGE OF COMMERCE & ECONOMICS would like to thank the project guide Prof. Dr. TUKARAM B. GADWE for her involvement in my project work and timely assessment that provided me inspiration and valued guidance throughout my study.
I also take this opportunity to express my sincere gratitude to the library staff, which provided me with right information and right material at right time.
I express my deep gratitude to all my college friends and my family members whose efforts and creativity has helped me in giving the final structure to the project work.
I am also thankful to all those seen and unseen hands and heads, which have been of help in the completion of this project work.
|EXECUTIVE SUMMARY |
The globalization has intensified the activities in the international bank market to a very large extent. The competition has increased manifold and each bank is in search of means to differentiate itself from others. Similarly domestic banks in developing countries are striving to sustain in the market. Banks in the international arena are playing a vital role in bringing various sectors together. They are bridging the gap between the lenders and borrowers in a more effective manner and are participating in enhancing the world’s output. The international banking system is underlined by procedures, customs, instruments and organisational setting that provide a workable multilateral payment arrangement among different countries. The 1988 Basel accord exclusively addresses effective handling of credit risks. Basel Capital Accord 1988 stipulated that the eligible capital should consist of shareholder’s equity and retained earnings, supplementary capital and subordinated debt. World trade has grown rapidly in the last few decades. These latest developments can be reasonably expected to make it grow at an even faster rate. Credit management is the challenging...