Part 2 Learning objectives - Mechanics of Banking

Banking is complex and consist of many entangled components. Part 2 has been designed to provide an easy to understand overview of the following areas that form the foundation of the banking system.

  • Money and credit creation.
  • How a monetary system works.
  • Trusted intermediary fundamentals.
  • Banking fundamentals.
  • Banking product overview.
  • Maturity mismatch between borrowers and depositors.
  • Typical Balance sheet structure of a bank.
  • Transactional activity.
  • Why Banks are regulated.