Board Structure and Financial Performance of Malaysian Local Commercial Bank

Maidul, Hossain (2013) Board Structure and Financial Performance of Malaysian Local Commercial Bank. Masters thesis, INTI International University.


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This paper examines the relationship between Board structures and financial performance of Malaysian local commercial bank. The characteristic of board structure, including board size, board composition, ethnic diversity and gender are addressed in the Malaysian between 2008 to 2012. The finding showed that board size, board composition and gender has U shape linked with financial performance. Whereas, ethnic diversity has positive relationship with financial performance. The two theories of corporate governance, namely agency and resource dependence theory is used on the study. The Ordinary Least Squares (OLS) regression was used to estimate the relationship between financial performance (ROE) and the independent variable.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: MBA 121
Uncontrolled Keywords: Board structure, corporate governance, board of directors, financial performance, regression analysis
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: Faculty of Business, Communications & Law
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email
Date Deposited: 16 May 2017 08:22
Last Modified: 16 May 2017 08:22

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