Noninterest Income and Financial Performance at Jordanian Banks

Alaaeddin Al-Tarawneh, Bashar K. Abu Khalaf, Ghazi Al Assaf


This paper investigated the impact of noninterest income on the performance of 13 banks in Jordan during the period 2000-2015. The impact of size of bank, loans, capital adequacy and general expenses on banks performance found to have a significant impact on banks performance. In more details, general expenses decrease bank performance, while capital adequacy, loans and size increase it. In addition, non-interest income increases equity capital adequacy and this in turn affects the profitability positively.

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International Journal of Financial Research
ISSN 1923-4023(Print)ISSN 1923-4031(Online)


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