EFG Eurobank Ergasias will release the financial results for the full year to 31 December 2003 under Greek Accounting Standards on Thursday, February 26, 2004, after the close of the Greek market.EFG Eurobank Ergasias will release the financial results for the full year to 31 December 2003 under Greek Accounting Standards on Thursday, February 26, 2004, after the close of the Greek market.
Due to significant uncertainties regarding the contents and implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in Greece and in the European Union (including valuation issues for securities portfolios and derivatives, tax issues etc.), the Bank will publish its financial statements under IFRS simultaneously with other EU banks. This will ensure the full comparability of Eurobank’ s financial statements with those of its EU peers from 2005 onwards, once all the aforementioned uncertainties have been resolved.
The Annual Meeting of the Shareholders of EFG Eurobank Ergasias for the approval of the financial statements of the fiscal year 2003 will convene on Monday, 5 April 2004, while the share will trade ex-dividend on Tuesday, 6 April 2004, assuming Shareholder approval. The Bank’s results for the 1st Quarter 2004 will be announced on Thursday, 13 May, while the results for the Half-Year 2004 will be announced on Thursday, 5 August. The announcement of the Bank’s Nine-Month Results will take place on Thursday, 4 November 2004.