Implications of contingent convertible capital


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.


Prof. S.J.G. van Wijnbergen

Prof. E.C. Perotti



This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam