Sascha Steffen

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

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Frankfurt, 60322

Germany

http://www.sascha-steffen.de

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Syndication, Interconnectedness, and Systemic Risk

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2017
Washington University in St. Louis, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Interconnectedness, networks, syndicated loans, systemic risk

Syndication, Interconnectedness, and Systemic Risk

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31373
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
Jian Cai, Anthony Saunders and Sascha Steffen
Washington University in St. Louis, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Exit Strategies of Buyout Investments - An Empirical Analysis

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2009
Sascha Steffen, Daniel Schmidt and Franziska Szabó
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, University of Frankfurt, CEPRES Center of Private Equity Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,174 (15,857)
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Leveraged Buyouts, Private Equity, Exits, Business cycle

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A Zero-Risk Weight Channel of Sovereign Risk Spillovers

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2018
Karolin Kirschenmann, Josef Korte and Sascha Steffen
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 1,069 (18,209)

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sovereign debt, sovereign risk, spillovers, bank risk, CDS, zero risk weight exemption

Falling Short of Expectations? Stress-Testing the European Banking System

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Dec 2013
Viral V. Acharya and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 784 (28,211)
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AQR, stress tests, banking union, bail-out

Falling Short of Expectations? Stress-Testing the European Banking System

CEPS Policy Brief No. 315
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Viral V. Acharya and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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ECB, Asset Quality Review, AQR, European banks, European Banking System

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Covenant Violations and Dynamic Loan Contracting

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming, AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper, NYU Working Paper No. FIN-11-042
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Centre, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Control Rights, Covenant Violation, Dynamic Loan Contracting, Stigma

Covenant Violations, Loan Contracting, and Default Risk of Bank Borrowers

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31417
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jun 2013
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The 'Greatest' Carry Trade Ever? Understanding Eurozone Bank Risks

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Viral V. Acharya and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 913 (23,051)
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Sovereign debt crisis, banking crisis, risk-shifting, regulatory arbitrage, home bias

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The Total Cost of Corporate Borrowing in the Loan Market: Don't Ignore the Fees

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Tobias Berg, Anthony Saunders and Sascha Steffen
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 811 (27,368)
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Options and syndicated loans, fees, asymmetric information

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Analyzing Systemic Risk of the European Banking Sector

Handbook on Systemic Risk, J.P. Fouque and J. Langsam, eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Sep 2012
Viral V. Acharya and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Banks, Systemic risk, Europe

What Do a Million Observations Have to Say About Loan Defaults? Opening the Black Box of Relationships

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 558 (44,652)
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Bank lending, relationship specific information, discretion, loan defaults, monitoring, screening

On the Importance of Prior Relationships in Bank Loans to Retail Customers

ECB Working Paper No. 1395
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 21 Nov 2011
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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retail banking, relationships, default rates, monitoring, screening

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Government Guarantees and Bank Risk Taking Incentives

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2014
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Government Guarantees, Exits, Risk Taking, Franchise Value, Financial Crisis, Loans

Government Guarantees and Bank Risk Taking Incentives

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4706
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Apr 2014
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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government guarantees, exits, risk taking, franchise value, financial crisis, loans

Government Guarantees and Bank Risk Taking Incentives

ESMT Working Paper No. 14-02
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Feb 2014
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Government guarantees, exits, risk taking, franchise value, financial crisis, loans

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The Wolves of Wall Street: Managerial Attributes and Bank Business Models

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2018
University of Edinburgh - Business School, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and University of Leeds - Division of Accounting and Finance
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Banks, managerial style, corporate governance, risk

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The Costs of Being Private: Evidence from the Loan Market

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 30 May 2011
Anthony Saunders and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 643 (37,451)
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Banks, Syndicated loans, Costs of being private

Global Retail Lending in the Aftermath of the US Financial Crisis: Distinguishing between Supply and Demand Effects

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 May 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 568 (43,499)
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Global Retail Lending in the Aftermath of the US Financial Crisis: Distinguishing between Supply and Demand Effects

FDIC Working Paper No. 2011-05
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Jan 2012
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Global Retail Lending in the Aftermath of the Us Financial Crisis: Distinguishing between Supply and Demand Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w16967
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2011
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Lender of Last Resort, Buyer of Last Resort, and a Fear of Fire Sales in the Sovereign Bond Market

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 16-019, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 18-35
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 12 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Viral V. Acharya, Diane Pierret and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, HEC - University of Lausanne and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 543 (46,804)

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Bank-sovereign nexus, ECB, financial stability, unconventional monetary policy

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A Capital Structure Channel of Monetary Policy

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2018
ESMT European School of Management and Technology, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Copenhagen Business School
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debt capital structure, bond debt, unconventional monetary policy, CSPP, real effects

Mind the Gap: The Difference between U.S. and European Loan Rates

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2017
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Copenhagen Business School
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Loans, corporate debt, fees, market integration, globalization

Mind the Gap: The Difference between U.S. and European Loan Rates

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 16-018
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Apr 2016
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Copenhagen Business School
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Loans, corporate debt, fees, market integration, globalization

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'Brexit' and the Contraction of Syndicated Lending

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Brexit, Syndicated Loans, Competition, Financial Centers

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Bank Capital, Competition and Loan Spreads

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2012
Markus Fischer, Julian A. Mattes and Sascha Steffen
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 360 (77,122)
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capital ratio, competition, information asymmetry, loan spreads

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Robustness, Validity and Significance of the ECB's Asset Quality Review and Stress Test Exercise

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Nov 2014
Sascha Steffen
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 289 (98,718)

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SSM, Banking Union, ECB, stress test

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Do Information Rents in Loan Spreads Persist over the Business Cycles?

Journal of Financial Services Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2012
Julian A. Mattes, Sascha Steffen and Mark Wahrenburg
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 265 (108,172)
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Syndicated loans, Hold-up, Lending relationships, Business cycle

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Rules Versus Discretion in Bank Lending Decisions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Mar 2011
Manju Puri, Jörg Rocholl and Sascha Steffen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 228 (126,158)
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Bank lending, discretion, soft information, default rates

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Does the Lack of Financial Stability Impair the Transmission of Monetary Policy?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Centre, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Goethe University Frankfurt - House of Finance
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Central bank liquidity, Unconventional monetary policy, Monetary policy transmission, Corporate deposits, Financial crisis, Banking crisis, Loans, Real Effects

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Are Risky Banks Rationed by Corporate Depositors?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2018
Goethe University Frankfurt, Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Centre, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Auctions, Corporate Deposits, Rationing

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Diversification or Specialization? An Analysis of Distance and Collaboration in Loan Syndication Networks

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Feb 2017
Washington University in St. Louis, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 127 (210,591)
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Syndicated loans, Networks, Bank competition, Specialization, Screening

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Kicking the Can Down the Road: Government Interventions in the European Banking Sector

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Oct 2018
Viral V. Acharya, Sascha Steffen and Lea Steinruecke
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
Downloads 87 (281,763)

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regulatory forbearance; evergreening; zombie lending; sovereign debt crisis; bank recapitalization; fiscal constraints; political economy

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Similar Investors

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Co-Pierre Georg, Diane Pierret and Sascha Steffen
Deutsche Bundesbank, HEC - University of Lausanne and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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institutional investors, liquidity risk, wholesale funding

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Loan Syndication Structures and Price Collusion

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Washington University in St. Louis, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Syndicated Loans, Loan Syndication Structure, Loan Pricing, Price Collusion

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The Zero Risk Fallacy? Banks' Sovereign Exposure and Sovereign Risk Spillovers

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 17-069
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Dec 2017
Karolin Kirschenmann, Josef Korte and Sascha Steffen
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Sovereign debt, sovereign risk, bank risk, CDS, contagion, zero risk weight, Basel III, CRD, EBA capital exercise

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Feasibility Check: Transition to a New Regime for Bank Sovereign Exposure?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 May 2018
Yannik Schneider and Sascha Steffen
University of Mannheim and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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sovereign bonds, banks, safe assets, regulation

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The "Greatest" Carry Trade Ever? Understanding Eurozone Bank Risks

NBER Working Paper No. w19039
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 16 May 2013
Viral V. Acharya and Sascha Steffen
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 11 (542,940)
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The Total Costs of Corporate Borrowing in the Loan Market: Don't Ignore the Fees

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Sep 2018
Tobias Berg, Anthony Saunders and Sascha Steffen
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 3 (588,021)
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