Implications of contingent convertible capital

Economics

09June2017 11:00 - 12:00

PhD defence ceremony

Contingent convertible capital, also known as CoCos, are hybrid instruments designed to improve the loss absorption capacity of the issuer without involving injections of new equity or tax-payer bailouts. Stephanie Chan explores the impact of issuing CoCos for the financial system and for financial regulation as a whole.

S. Chan: Wake Me Up Before You Coco: Implications of Contingent Convertible Capital for Financial Regulation.

Supervisors

Prof. S.J.G. van Wijnbergen

Prof. E.C. Perotti

Location

Entrance

This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam