LISBON, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Spanish bank Santander on Tuesday formalised its interest in acquiring Portugal 's Novo Banco, the successor to Banco Espirito Santo rescued by the state in August,...
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LISBON, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Angolan billionaire businesswoman Isabel dos Santos withdrew her 1.2 billion euro takeover bid for Portugal Telecom SGPS after market regulator CMVM ruled last week she had to raise the offer price, her company, Terra Peregrin, said on Tuesday.
LISBON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The Portuguese government moved on Thursday to halt a four-day strike at the TAP national airline planned for the busy Christmas period, invoking special powers that allow dismissal or in some cases criminal charges against strikers.
LISBON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Portugal 's securities market regulator, CMVM, said on Wednesday Angolan billionaire businesswoman Isabel dos Santos has to increase the 1.35 euro a share price in her...
banking systems in the region have stable sector outlooks. But asset quality remains vulnerable and managing down non-performing loans will be a challenge across most of the region. However, the rating outlook for Spain, Italy and Portugal
LISBON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - British private equity investment firm Cabot Square Capital bought Portuguese consumer credit provider BPN Credito hoping to increase its loan book significantly as it bets...
LISBON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Millennium bcp, Portugal 's largest listed bank, said on Wednesday that new regulatory rules by the European Commission will cut its common equity Tier 1 capital ratio by 8 basis points due to its exposure to Angola.
LISBON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Banco BPI, Portugal 's second-largest listed bank, is set to enter the first phase of buying Novo Banco, the bank carved out of Banco Espirito Santo (BES), which the government hopes to sell in coming months.