Section 6 – Profit (loss) from sale or buyback - Item 100

6.1 Profit (loss) from sale or buyback: breakdown

Items/Returns31.12.201631.12.2015
 ProfitLossesNet resultProfitLossesNet result
Financial assets      
1. Due from banks------
2. Loans to customers44,809(280)44,52914,948-14,948
3. Available for sale financial assets8,643(3,165)5,478126,384(705)125,679
3.1 Debt securities8,643(3,165)5,478126,346(705)125,641
3.2 Equity instruments---38-38
3.3 UCITS units------
3.4 Loans------
4. Held to maturity financial assets------
Total assets53,452(3,445)50,007141,332(705)140,627
Financial liabilities      
1. Due to banks------
2. Due to customers------
3. Outstanding securities------
Total liabilities------
 

The gains on the sale of loans to customers were achieved by selling portfolios of receivables of the NPL Area segment, as commented under Contribution of business segments in the Directors' Report.

The gains on the sale of debt securities of the previous year included 124,0 million Euro in gains from the rebalancing of the government bond portfolio; the Group sold additional government bonds in 2016, realising a 5,5 million Euro gain.