LISBON, April 19 (Reuters) - Portugal 's Banco BPI is no longer in the race to buy Novo Banco after the country's central bank picked five out of seven potential bidders last week, BPI said.
LISBON, April 18 (Reuters) - Portugal 's largest listed bank, Millennium bcp, plans to exchange junior debt for new shares worth up to 428 million euros ($462 million) to increase its solvency ratio by 70 basis points, helping to put it in line with European benchmarks.
LISBON, April 17 (Reuters) - The Bank of Portugal has picked five out of seven financial institutions that had made non-binding bids for Novo Banco, the successor to Banco Espirito Santo after a...
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Some were up, some were down today. One day change in basis points for 10 year bond rates: Germany -2 (10 year rate is 0.08 !) Netherlands -1 France 0 Spain +9 Italy +12 Portugal +18 Greece +70
* Reported on Wednesday that the European Investment Bank (EIB) had lent it 200 million euros ($213 million) to finance small and mid-cap companies in Portugal
LISBON, April 12 (Reuters) - African businesswoman Isabel dos Santos remains committed to a merger between Portugal 's leading listed banks, Millennium bcp and Banco BPI , and wants a quick resolution to a takeover bid for BPI by Spain's Caixabank
Mario may just change his mind then or even lower the deposit rate to more negative . Other 10-yr rates: Italy 1.221%, Portugal 1.626%, Spain 1.231%, and then there is Greece at 11%+. Treasury rates 10-yr yield 1.951%, 30-yr 2.583
LISBON, April 8 (Reuters) - Despite a recent jump in joblessness that has cast a shadow over Portugal 's economic recovery, the government still expects the unemployment rate to fall this year,...
LISBON, April 1 (Reuters) - The popular Socialist mayor of Lisbon stepped down on Wednesday to focus on his quest for the premiership in an autumn general election likely to be a vote of confidence...