The Conversion of Bank Deferred Tax Assets in 2016 to Bank Shares in 2017

  • Panagiotis PapadeasEmail author
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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)


This study correlates the provisions of CRD IV with the application of IFRS in banks operating in Greece. The accounting losses allow the creation of additional DTA which are transferred in claims against the state (tax credit). Thus, in 2017 conversion rights (warrants) may be issued which represent common shares of total market value equal to 100% of these tax credits. Then, equivalent special reserve is formed, and the equity capital of banks is increased, since the DTA are not deducted from the common equity tier 1 (CET 1) ratio.


Capital adequacy Deferred tax Loss provisions Banks in Greece 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Accounting and FinanceUniversity of West AtticaAthensGreece

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