We show that quotients of local Banach algebras are local Banach algebras. This solves a problem posed by B. Blackadar in his book on K-Theory [BLA1]. Furthermore our techniques allow to prove additional density Theorems for the K-Theory of normed algebras stable under inverses and logarithms.
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Lothar M. Schmitt, Quotients of Local Banach Algebras are Local Banach Algebras. Publ. Res. Inst. Math. Sci. 27 (1991), no. 6, pp. 837–843DOI 10.2977/PRIMS/1195169002