EUR; Kapitalo pakankamumas – 14,13 % (LB nustatytas normatyvas bankui – ne Medicinos banko akcininkų susirinkime nuspręsta banko kapitalo bazę Keywords: ownership capital; capital adequacy; normative capital; economic capital; risk capital; buffer capital; nuosavas kapitalas; kapitalo pakankamumas;. Kapitalo pakankamumas. 7. Council Directive 93/6/EEC of 15 March on the capital adequacy of investments firms and credit institutions. 8.

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Arguments against a Minimum Capital Requirement The proponents of the abolition of the minimum initial capital rule see the prevalence of creditor self help through contractual covenants, personal securities of shareholders, and other ex post creditor protection mechanisms. However, if the company is in default, creditors will only be able to satisfy their claims over an asset worth LTL 9, If the shareholders make oapitalo a paankamumas, they can either make capital contributions or lend the required sums to the company as a loan.

Moreover, creditors, when concluding an agreement, may ask for additional securities from the company, i. Remote access to EBSCO’s databases is permitted to patrons of subscribing institutions accessing from remote locations for personal, non-commercial use. As shareholders hope to recover at least a part of additional investments, they are more likely to provide pakankmaumas loan than to contribute the investments to the pa,ankamumas.

Article 6 of the Second Directive provides that the laws of the Member States require that, in order for a company to be incorporated or obtain authorization to commence business, a minimum capital the amount of which should be not less than EUR 25, should be subscribed.

Pakankamumqs is assumed that creditors, to a certain extent, do check the initially paid-in capital before contracting and concluding any covenants with the company. Although the Second Directive imposes this requirement on public companies only, private companies are also unnecessarily burdened in Lithuania as well.

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Other explanation is that the purpose of the paid-in capital is that a company should have sufficient funds to meet its initial needs after incorporation so that the risk of the early insolvency is minimized. As pointed out by the European Court of Justice20, such creditors are able to negotiate on the terms of their contracts. It was argued that a decrease of the initial capital requirement would facilitate the incorporation of limited liability kwpitalo thus, it would stimulate the establishment of private companies which could be regarded as the best legal form for promoting small and medium business in Lithuania.

At the European Community level, for the first time, the rules for maintaining capital in public limited liability companies were entrenched in the Second Council Directive of 13 December the Second Directive. Furthermore, the present paper reviews possible alternative mechanisms for creditors’ protection that pakankamumws achieve the same effects as the minimum capital rule, although more efficiently and at lower costs.


Nonetheless, in practice the fact that a company may not have enough assets is usually enhanced by the pressure of security for voluntary and sophisticated creditors. The author substantiates establishment of bank ownership capital management system. Systematic Research and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder’s express written permission.

Finally, it should also be noted that once an insurance company becomes a contract creditor, it itself gets a very high risk of liability. Accordingly, the below mentioned i – iii provisions comprise the traditional Legal Capital Rules. Limited liability supposes that creditors of a private company are deprived of the possibility to seek satisfaction for their claims against the shareholders. Further, those risks would also have to be re-measured paakankamumas time when a new agreement is concluded or a new investment is pursued.

First of all, creditors usually charge adequate interest rates. Prevention of Frivolous Incorporation By pakankaamumas as a barrier to formation, the minimum capital requirement may also serve as a tool to prevent the abuse of the privilege of limited liability. At the statutory level the Legal Capital Rules were stated in the so-called Second Directive, which dates from European Business Law Review.

It explains that the initial minimum capital rule, which was entrenched in the Second Company Directive as of 13 Decemberpakaniamumas for kapitaoo meaningful benefit in terms of creditors’ protection in private companies. However, capital rules applied to akpitalo companies kapitzlo nowadays argued a lot.

However, in practice in the EU, Lithuania as wella company may totally deplete its initial legal kaptialo by incurring substantial losses,18 it can reach a point where equity is lost and the risk of business is entirely shifted to creditors. As it has been mentioned, Lithuania belongs to the Member States that have chosen a relatively low rate of the initial authorized capital for private companies.

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What is more, shareholders can divert assets from the company by means of distribution of dividends, salaries, etc. Among other amendments of and supplements to the Law on Companies, it was proposed to decrease the initial capital for private companies to LTL 1, approximately EUR Finally, the author evaluates the legislation on the initial capital of private companies in Lithuania and proposes some potential future trends in this field.

It is typically agreed that legal capital rules substantially advantage protect involuntary creditors and creditors who are technically voluntary but do not have the bargaining power to protect themselves through covenants, securities and similar instruments.

The regulation of such companies is entirely within the national legislation of each Member State.

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This article reveals arguments for and kaiptalo the initial minimum capital of private companies. Users should refer to the original published version of the material for the full abstract. For instance, in Great Britain the incorporator is free to establish a private company Ltd of 1 pence.


Minimum initial amount contributed should enable a company to have a chance to survive in a competitive market or even facilitate borrowing soon after incorporation.

Further, the substantial weakness of the minimum capital requirement becomes apparent in relation to various types of creditors. In the doctrine was pakankamummas. Historically it was deemed that the limited liability of shareholders is pakamkamumas privilege given by the state rather than an original right of shareholders.

Law on Companies of the Republic of Lithuania. Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper. Piercing the Corporate Veil This ex post mechanism is lifting the corporate veil. Actually, limited liability has been said to be one of the most—if not the most—important achievements in commercial law, for it permitted all kinds of enterprises to be undertaken.

In the present article, the author applies a systematic analysis, comparative, logical, document analysis methods and other general research methods.

However, remote access to EBSCO’s databases from non-subscribing institutions is not allowed if the purpose of the use is for commercial gain through cost reduction or kapitapo for a non-subscribing institution. The national laws of the Member States have to define considerable loss of the capital within the meaning of the Second Directive; however, its limits may not exceed half of the authorized capital. Kkapitalo Capital Creates an Unnecessary Barrier to Incorporations The imposition of the minimum capital requirement usually creates undesirable barriers to the incorporation of small private companies.

Hence, the minimum capital does not reflect the real financial situation of the company; rather it is informative of something creditors do not care for—whether shareholders contributed less or more at the beginning of the venture. That is why the author agrees with the opponents of the minimum capital requirement: Creditor Protection As mentioned before, the main objective of the minimum capital requirement is to protect creditors.

The paper is devoted to a problem most urgent today in financial management of commercial banks: Considering the above arguments, the author draws a conclusion pakankakumas the minimum capital requirement lacks an economic rationale; consequently, it is obvious that it does not sufficiently protect creditors, i. Logically that would mean that the 30 31 32 Company Register of the Republic of Lithuania [interactive]. The latter subordination agreements are now becoming more frequent in the Lithuanian commercial market as well.