Financial growth and pre-bureaucratic structures of international business in banks in Uganda.

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Trans Steller Journal Publications and Research Consultancy ( TJPRC)
This study investigated the levels of financial growth and pre-bureaucratic structures of international business in‭ ‬some selected banks in Uganda.‭ ‬Specifically the study purposed to‭ (‬i‭) ‬determine the demographic profiles of the‭ ‬respondents in terms of gender,‭ ‬age,‭ ‬education qualifications,‭ ‬location of banks,‭ ‬position held in the bank and years of‭ ‬service‭;(‬ii‭) ‬to determine the level of financial growth in the selected international banks.‭(‬iii‭) ‬to determine the level of prebureaucratic‭ ‬structures in the selected international banks in the study‭ (‬iv‭) ‬to establish whether there is a significant‭ ‬difference in the level of financial growth and the level of pre-bureaucratic structures in the international banks and‭ (‬v‭) ‬to‭ ‬establish whether there is a significant relationship between financial growth and pre-bureaucratic structures in‭ ‬international banks.‭ ‬Using a descriptive,‭ ‬comparative,‭ ‬correlational and cross-sectional survey design,‭ ‬data were collected‭ ‬from‭ ‬108‭ ‬top corporate and middle managers using self-administered questionnaires‭ (‬SAQs‭) ‬as the main data collection‭ ‬instruments.‭ ‬Data were analyzed at uni-variate level using frequency counts and summary statistics,‭ ‬at bivariate level using‭ ‬student‭’‬s t-test,‭ ‬ANOVA and linear correlation Co-efficient analysis and lastly at multi-variate level using Regression‭ ‬Analysis.‭ ‬The findings revealed that majority of the respondents managers‭ (‬95.4%‭) ‬have offices in Kampala,‭ (‬65.8%‭) ‬serve‭ ‬banks whose existence is not beyond‭ ‬20‭ ‬years,‭ (‬91.7%‭) ‬are university graduates,‭ ‬70.4%‭ ‬were in the early adulthood age,‭ ‬(52.8%‭) ‬were males,‭ (‬58.3%‭) ‬were middle managers and‭ (‬79.6%‭) ‬had served their banks between‭ ‬1-10‭ ‬years.‭ ‬Financial‭ ‬growth had a mean of‭ (‬2.70‭)‬.‭ ‬There was a significant relationship between the level of financial growth and prebureaucratic‭ ‬structures‭ (‬Sig.‭ =‬0.038‭) ‬and a significant correlation between financial growth and pre-bureaucratic structures‭ ‬respectively‭ (‬Sig.‭ = ‬0.000‭)‬.‭ ‬There was no significant difference between male and female views on pre-bureaucratic‭ ‬structures.‭ ‬It was found that financial growth had no significant influence on pre-bureaucratic structures‭ (‬Sig.‭ =‬0.607‭)‬.‭ ‬It was inferred that financial growth had a significant effect on pre-bureaucratic structures.‭ ‬It is strongly recommended that‭ ‬banks should step up their trading of government securities and bonds.‭ ‬They should also tap in the merits of leverage
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Financial growth, Pre-beuraucratic structure, International business, Interprise, Government securities, Bonds