Estimation of the default risk of publicly traded Canadian companies

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Statementby Georges Dionne ... [et al.].
SeriesBank of Canada working paper -- 2006-28, Working paper (Bank of Canada) -- 2006-28.
ContributionsDionne, Georges., Bank of Canada.
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Paginationvi, 55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
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Open LibraryOL20902578M

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Estimation of the Default Risk of Publicly Traded Canadian Companies by Georges Dionne, Sadok Laajimi, Sofiane Mejri, and Madalina Petrescu Canada Research Chair in Risk Management, CIRPÉE, and CREF HEC Montréal Montréal, Quebec, Canada H3T 2A7 @ The views expressed in this paper are those of the by: 4.

Get this from a library. Estimation of the default risk of publicly traded Canadian companies. [Georges Dionne; Bank of Canada.;] -- "Two models of default risk are prominent in the financial literature: Merton's structural model and Altman's non-structural model.

Merton's structural model has. The authors conduct a preliminary analysis of correlations between structural probabilities of default for the firms in their database. Their results indicate that there are substantial correlations in the studied data.

Also published as: Estimation of the Default Risk of Publicly Traded Cited by: 4. Downloadable. In this paper, we investigate the hybrid contingent claim approach with publicly traded Canadian companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Our goal is to assess how combining their continuous valuation by the market with the value given in their financial statements improves our ability to predict their probability of default.

Request PDF | Estimation of the Default Risk of Publicly Traded Canadian Companies | Two models of default risk are prominent in the financial literature: Merton's structural model and Altman's.

Downloadable. Two models of default risk are prominent in the financial literature: Merton's structural model and Altman's non-structural model. Merton's structural model has the benefit of being responsive, since the probabilities of default can continually be updated with the evolution of firms' asset values.

Its main flaw lies in the fact that it may over- or underestimate the probabilities. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Request PDF | Estimation of the default risk of publicly traded companies: Evidence from Canadian data | Through Canadian publicly traded companies, this study assessed how combining firms. Canada Research Chair in Risk Management Working Paper Estimation of the Default Risk of Publicly Traded Canadian Companies Georges Dionne, Sadok Laajimi, Sofiane Mejri, and Madalina Petrescu∗ Canada Research Chair in Risk Management, CIRPÉE and CREF HEC Montréal 30 November Revised 21 March AbstractCited by: 4.

Estimation of the Default Risk of Publicly Traded Canadian Companies by Georges Dionne of HEC Montréal, Sadok Laajimi of HEC Montréal, Sofiane Mejri of HEC Montréal, and Madalina Petrescu of HEC Montréal (K PDF) -- 63 pages -- August Estimating Default Barriers from Market Information.

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