Frank Packer

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

CH-4002 Basel, Basel-Stadt

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Determinants and Impact of Sovereign Credit Ratings

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, October 1996
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Richard Cantor and Frank Packer
Moody's Investors Service and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 7,084 (798)
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Sovereign credit ratings, Moody's Investor Services, S&P

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Sovereign Credit Ratings

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 1, No. 3, June 1995
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Richard Cantor and Frank Packer
Moody's Investors Service and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 1,761 (8,797)
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Sovereign ratings, default risk, International bond markets

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How Consistent are Credit Ratings? A Geographic and Sectoral Analysis of Default Risk

FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 668
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
John Ammer and Frank Packer
U.S. Federal Reserve Board of Governors and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 1,111 (18,217)
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Bonds, rating agencies, capital requirements, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

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The Spillover of Money Market Turbulence to FX Swap and Cross-Currency Swap Markets

BIS Quarterly Review, March 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jul 2012
Naohiko Baba, Frank Packer and Teppei Nagano
Bank of Japan - Financial Markets Department, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Japan - Research and Statistics Department
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The Covered Bond Market

BIS Quarterly Review, September 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 Jun 2012
Frank Packer, Ryan Stever and Christian Upper
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Acadian Asset Management and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 925 (23,888)
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Green Bond Finance and Certification

BIS Quarterly Review September 2017
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Sep 2017
Torsten Ehlers and Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 788 (30,135)
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Derivatives in Emerging Markets

BIS Quarterly Review, December 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Dubravko Mihaljek and Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 684 (36,373)
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Rating Methodologies for Banks

BIS Quarterly Review, June 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Aug 2012
Frank Packer and Nikola A. Tarashev
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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Loan Loss Provisioning Practices of Asian Banks

BIS Working Paper No. 375
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Frank Packer and Haibin Zhu
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 469 (59,251)
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loan loss provisioning, financial system procyclicality, international accounting standards, earnings smoothing, macroprudential policy

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Sovereign Credit Default Swaps

BIS Quarterly Review, December 2003
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 May 2012
Frank Packer and Chamaree Suthiphongchai
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Local Currency Bond Markets and the Asian Bond Fund 2 Initiative

BIS Paper No. 63f
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2013
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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Bond markets, yield curve, derivatives, market liquidity

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Issues and Developments in Loan Loss Provisioning: The Case of Asia

BIS Quarterly Review December 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Bank of Thailand, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 351 (83,624)
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Contractual Terms and CDS Pricing

BIS Quarterly Review, 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 May 2012 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 289 (103,668)
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Interpreting Deviations from Covered Interest Parity during the Financial Market Turmoil of 2007-08

BIS Working Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Jan 2009
Naohiko Baba and Frank Packer
Bank of Japan - Financial Markets Department and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 283 (106,037)
Citation 70

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FX swap, covered interest parity, financial market turmoil, counterparty risk, dollar swap lines, dollar term auction facility

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Assessing New Perspectives on Country Risk

BIS Quarterly Review, December 2004
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 May 2012 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Claudio E. V. Borio and Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Research and Policy Analysis and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 273 (110,206)
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From Turmoil to Crisis: Dislocations in the FX Swap Market Before and After the Failure of Lehman Brothers

BIS Working Paper No. 285
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Aug 2009
Naohiko Baba and Frank Packer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 266 (113,183)
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FX swap, covered interest parity, financial market turmoil, counterparty risk, US dollar swap lines, term auction facility, central bank cooperation, Lehman bankruptcy

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The Samurai Bond Market

Current Issues in Economics and Finance Vol. 3, No. 8, June 1997
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Frank Packer and Elizabeth Reynolds
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Independent
Downloads 246 (122,700)
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Samurai Bond Market, issuance

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Private Matters

BIS Working Paper No. 266
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jan 2009
Jean Helwege and Frank Packer
UC Riverside and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 238 (126,872)
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Private firms, IPO, initial public offering, private benefits of control, private firms, family firms, inside ownership, board composition, private equity, venture capital

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Institutional Affiliation and the Role of Venture Capital: Evidence from Initial Public Offerings in Japan

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 52
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Oct 2006
Yasushi Hamao, Jay R. Ritter and Frank Packer
Center on Japanese Economy and Business, University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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FX and Derivatives Markets in Emerging Economies and the Internationalisation of Their Currencies

BIS Quarterly Review, December 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Apr 2014
Torsten Ehlers and Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 202 (148,579)
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Credit Risk in Japan's Corporate Bond Market

Current Issues in Economics and Finance Vol. 5, No. 15, November 1999
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 194 (154,321)
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corporate bonds, credit risk, keiretsu, yield spreads, Japanese economy

To Err is Human: Rating Agencies and the Interwar Foreign Government Debt Crisis

BIS Working Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Marc Flandreau, Norbert Gaillard and Frank Packer
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), NG Consulting and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 125 (224,211)
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sovereign credit ratings, Great Depression, financial crisis, international bond markets

To Err is Human: Rating Agencies and the Interwar Foreign Government Debt Crisis

BIS Working Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Jan 2011
Marc Flandreau, Norbert Gaillard and Frank Packer
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), NG Consulting and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 60 (357,221)
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sovereign credit ratings, Great Depression, financial crisis, international bond markets

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Sovereign Ratings of Advanced and Emerging Economies after the Crisis

BIS Quarterly Review December 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Dec 2015
Marlene Amstad and Frank Packer
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 176 (168,455)
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Why Do Firms Issue Abroad? Lessons from Onshore and Offshore Corporate Bond Finance in Asian Emerging Markets

BIS Working Paper No. 401
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Apr 2013
University of Nottingham, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department and University of Glasgow
Downloads 173 (171,056)
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bond financing, offshore markets, derivatives, capital structure, emerging markets, market depth, Asian bond markets

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Credit Ratings of Domestic and Global Agencies: What Drives the Differences in China and How are They Priced?

BIS Working Paper No. 648
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Jul 2017
Xianfeng Jiang and Frank Packer
The People's Bank of China (PBC) - Institute of Financial Research and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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Credit ratings, split ratings, state-owned firms, Chinese bond markets

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Interpreting Deviations from Covered Interest Parity During the Financial Market Turmoil of 2007-08

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Feb 2009
Naohiko Baba and Frank Packer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 102 (258,455)
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FX swap, covered interest parity, financial market turmoil, counterparty risk, dollar swap lines, dollar term auction facility

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Mind the Gap: Domestic Versus Foreign Currency Sovereign Ratings

BIS Quarterly Review, September 2003
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Apr 2012
Frank Packer
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 87 (288,502)
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Corporate Leverage in Emerging Asia

BIS Paper No. 91c
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Apr 2017
Vidhan K. Goyal and Frank Packer
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 79 (303,628)

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corporate finance, capital structure, leverage

Development and Functioning of FX Markets in Asia and the Pacific

BIS Paper No. 82e
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Richard M. Levich and Frank Packer
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 73 (321,328)

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Development and Functioning of FX Markets in Asia and the Pacific

Financial Markets, Institutions & Instruments, Vol. 26, Issue 1, pp. 3-58, 2017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Richard M. Levich and Frank Packer
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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Does Sovereign Risk in Local and Foreign Currency Differ?

BIS Working Paper No. 709
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Marlene Amstad, Frank Packer and Jimmy Shek
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 56 (364,323)

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sovereign risk, local currency debt, foreign currency debt, credit ratings

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The Effects of a Central Bank's Inflation Forecasts on Private Sector Forecasts: Recent Evidence from Japan

BIS Working Paper No. 585
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Oct 2016
Hitotsubashi University, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Japan - Research and Statistics Department
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central bank communication, Bank of Japan, inflation forecast, inflation targeting

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Measuring Corporate Bond Liquidity in Emerging Market Economies: Price- vs Quantity-Based Measures

BIS Paper No. 102e
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 May 2019
Allaudeen Hameed, Jean Helwege, Ran Li and Frank Packer
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance, UC Riverside, World Bank and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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corporate bonds, bond liquidity, Islamic and conventional bonds, Malaysia

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Foreword to: Expanding the Boundaries of Monetary Policy in Asia and the Pacific

BIS Paper No. 88 (Foreword)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Nov 2016
Frank Packer and James Yetman
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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Ratings Performance, Regulation and the Great Depression: Lessons from Foreign Government Securities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7328
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Marc Flandreau, Norbert Gaillard and Frank Packer
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), NG Consulting and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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great depression, Rating agencies regulatory licence, sovereign debt

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Attracting Foreign Participation in Asian Local Currency Bond Markets: The Case of the Asian Bond Fund 2 Initiative

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 415-433, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Aug 2012
Frank Packer and Eli M. Remolona
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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The Decision to Go Public: Evidence from Corporate Bond Issuers

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2001-12
Posted: 23 Aug 2001
Jean Helwege and Frank Packer
UC Riverside and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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Multiple Ratings and Credit Standards: Differences of Opinion in the Credit Rating Industry

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, April 1996, No. 12
Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Richard Cantor and Frank Packer
Moody's Investors Service and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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Sovereign Risk Assessment and Agency Credit Ratings

Europen Financial Management Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2
Posted: 20 Nov 1996
Richard Cantor and Frank Packer
Moody's Investors Service and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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