Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047)

C.E. Leon Rincon, C. Machado, M. Sarmiento

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

155 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

Evidence suggests that the Colombian interbank funds market is an inhomogeneous and hierarchical network in which a few financial institutions fulfill the role of “super-spreaders” of central bank liquidity among market participants. Results concur with evidence from other interbank markets and other financial networks regarding the flaws of traditional direct financial contagion models based on homogeneous and non-hierarchical networks. Also, results provide further evidence about financial networks’ self-organization emerging from complex adaptive financial systems. Our research contributes by (i) examining and characterizing the actual connective structure of interbank funds networks, and (ii) identifying those financial institutions that may be considered as the most important conduits for monetary policy transmission, and the main drivers of contagion risk within the interbank funds market. Therefore, we provide new elements for the implementation of monetary policy and for safeguarding financial stability.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationTilburg
PublisherFinance
Number of pages29
Volume2014-037
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jun 2014

Publication series

NameCentER Discussion Paper
Volume2014-037

Fingerprint

Central bank
Liquidity
Financial institutions
Financial networks
Monetary policy transmission
Banking risk
Self-organization
Financial stability
Financial system
Financial contagion
Monetary policy
Market liquidity
Interbank market

Keywords

  • interbank
  • monetary policy
  • Contagion
  • networks
  • super-spreader
  • central bank

Cite this

Leon Rincon, C. E., Machado, C., & Sarmiento, M. (2014). Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047). (CentER Discussion Paper; Vol. 2014-037). Tilburg: Finance.
Leon Rincon, C.E. ; Machado, C. ; Sarmiento, M. / Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047). Tilburg : Finance, 2014. (CentER Discussion Paper).
@techreport{1f084c9bb77048108ad8ec465d9a6afa,
title = "Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047)",
abstract = "Evidence suggests that the Colombian interbank funds market is an inhomogeneous and hierarchical network in which a few financial institutions fulfill the role of “super-spreaders” of central bank liquidity among market participants. Results concur with evidence from other interbank markets and other financial networks regarding the flaws of traditional direct financial contagion models based on homogeneous and non-hierarchical networks. Also, results provide further evidence about financial networks’ self-organization emerging from complex adaptive financial systems. Our research contributes by (i) examining and characterizing the actual connective structure of interbank funds networks, and (ii) identifying those financial institutions that may be considered as the most important conduits for monetary policy transmission, and the main drivers of contagion risk within the interbank funds market. Therefore, we provide new elements for the implementation of monetary policy and for safeguarding financial stability.",
keywords = "interbank, monetary policy, Contagion, networks, super-spreader, central bank",
author = "{Leon Rincon}, C.E. and C. Machado and M. Sarmiento",
year = "2014",
month = "6",
day = "10",
language = "English",
volume = "2014-037",
series = "CentER Discussion Paper",
publisher = "Finance",
type = "WorkingPaper",
institution = "Finance",

}

Leon Rincon, CE, Machado, C & Sarmiento, M 2014 'Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047)' CentER Discussion Paper, vol. 2014-037, Finance, Tilburg.

Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047). / Leon Rincon, C.E.; Machado, C.; Sarmiento, M.

Tilburg : Finance, 2014. (CentER Discussion Paper; Vol. 2014-037).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

TY - UNPB

T1 - Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047)

AU - Leon Rincon, C.E.

AU - Machado, C.

AU - Sarmiento, M.

PY - 2014/6/10

Y1 - 2014/6/10

N2 - Evidence suggests that the Colombian interbank funds market is an inhomogeneous and hierarchical network in which a few financial institutions fulfill the role of “super-spreaders” of central bank liquidity among market participants. Results concur with evidence from other interbank markets and other financial networks regarding the flaws of traditional direct financial contagion models based on homogeneous and non-hierarchical networks. Also, results provide further evidence about financial networks’ self-organization emerging from complex adaptive financial systems. Our research contributes by (i) examining and characterizing the actual connective structure of interbank funds networks, and (ii) identifying those financial institutions that may be considered as the most important conduits for monetary policy transmission, and the main drivers of contagion risk within the interbank funds market. Therefore, we provide new elements for the implementation of monetary policy and for safeguarding financial stability.

AB - Evidence suggests that the Colombian interbank funds market is an inhomogeneous and hierarchical network in which a few financial institutions fulfill the role of “super-spreaders” of central bank liquidity among market participants. Results concur with evidence from other interbank markets and other financial networks regarding the flaws of traditional direct financial contagion models based on homogeneous and non-hierarchical networks. Also, results provide further evidence about financial networks’ self-organization emerging from complex adaptive financial systems. Our research contributes by (i) examining and characterizing the actual connective structure of interbank funds networks, and (ii) identifying those financial institutions that may be considered as the most important conduits for monetary policy transmission, and the main drivers of contagion risk within the interbank funds market. Therefore, we provide new elements for the implementation of monetary policy and for safeguarding financial stability.

KW - interbank

KW - monetary policy

KW - Contagion

KW - networks

KW - super-spreader

KW - central bank

M3 - Discussion paper

VL - 2014-037

T3 - CentER Discussion Paper

BT - Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047)

PB - Finance

CY - Tilburg

ER -

Leon Rincon CE, Machado C, Sarmiento M. Identifying Central Bank Liquidity Super-Spreaders in Interbank Funds Networks (Replaced by CentER DP 2014-047). Tilburg: Finance. 2014 Jun 10. (CentER Discussion Paper).