Quantitative Easing Influence on Banking Industry

Märit Tamm

Studenteropgave: Masterprojekt


This research was conducted to gain knowledge if Interest rates have an impact on banking industry profitability. The data set covers 13 banks' financial data over 12 years. Area wise, covering the USA; EU and UK to take into consideration the impact of 3 different QE programs. Moreover, empirical research is based on well over 60 peer-reviewed articles. The main findings were, that there is evidence, that monetary policy and local tax laws have a bigger impact on the banks' financial results, then fluctuating interest rates. Besides, implied QE programs had a different impact on all the observed areas.

UddannelserMaster i Socialt Entreprenørskab (MSE), (Masteruddannelse) Master
Udgivelsesdato2 jan. 2020
Antal sider67
VejledereAne Jensen


  • Quantitative Easing