15. The Roles of Financial Intermediaries in Raising Capital

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. Gerald S. Martin
  1. Neal Galpin1 and
  2. Heungju Park2

Published Online: 20 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch15

Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice

Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice

How to Cite

Baker, H. K. and Martin, G. S. (2011) The Roles of Financial Intermediaries in Raising Capital, in Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch15

Author Information

  1. 1

    Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University

  2. 2

    PhD Candidate, Texas A&M University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470569528

Online ISBN: 9781118266250

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Keywords:

  • financial intermediaries;
  • external financing;
  • transaction cost;
  • information asymmetry;
  • financial intermediary

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Lending by Financial Intermediaries

  • Underwriting by Financial Intermediaries

  • Universal Banking

  • Financial Crises

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Authors