Antecedents and consequences of corporate image: Conventional and Islamic banks

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Hayat Mohammad Awan
Sahar Hayat
Rafia Faiz


Islamic and conventional banks differ in basic philosophy and objectives although both perform the same service. This study used cognitive, affective, and conative sequence to examine antecedents and consequences of corporate image of conventional and Islamic banks in Pakistan. Self-administered questionnaires collected empirical data from 320 respondents. It was found that non-firm communication and corporate social responsibility significantly relate to brand familiarity and corporate image in case of Islamic banks. Brand familiarity significantly builds corporate image, which confirms the cognitive, affective, and conative sequence. Corporate image creates positive brand attitude and intention to use banking services. In case of conventional banks, only firm communication significantly relates to corporate image and brand familiarity. The relationship of corporate image with brand attitude and intention to use the service are similar to Islamic banks. This study can help banks to invest in building respective antecedents which can increase intention to use their services.


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AWAN, H. M.; HAYAT, S.; FAIZ, R. Antecedents and consequences of corporate image: Conventional and Islamic banks. RAE - Revista de Administracao de Empresas , [S. l.], v. 58, n. 4, p. 418–432, 2018. DOI: 10.1590/S0034-759020180407. Disponível em: Acesso em: 23 may. 2024.


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