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On the balance sheet under the heading Capital and reserves there are 2 subcategories 1)Share Capital and 2) Accumulated profit, does this mean that the total thereof is the shareholder's equity?
in General IFRS Discussion by Level 1 Member (1.1k points)

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Yes your are correct. Accumulated profit is the accrued profits which the company has made & saved over the past years. It is a part of equity since the profits should go to the owners of a company (ie. share holders)
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Yes you are correct both share capital & accumulated profits should be included in equity.
by Level 2 Member (2.8k points)