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LONDON, April 16 (Reuters) - Italian and Spanish yields dipped on Wednesday morning, offering a combination of relatively safe and high returns that continued to attract investors with one eye on the...
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) BARCELONA/LONDON, April 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed NCG Banco, S.A. (NCG)'s Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BB+', Short-term IDR at 'B', Support Rating (SR) at '3' and Support Rating Floor at 'BB+' (SRF). At the same ...
The following statement was released by the rating agency) BARCELONA/LONDON, April 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Spain -based Bankia, S.A.'s Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB-', with a Negative Outlook, and its Short-term
BRUSSELS/MADRID, April 15 (Reuters) - Spanish telecoms operator Telefonica has offered to lease spectrum and access to its network to rivals in a bid to win European Union approval for its planned purchase of KPN's E-Plus unit in Germany, three sources said on Tuesday.
MADRID, April 15 (Reuters) - The Bank of Spain has denied it plans to subject Spanish lenders to stress tests this month ahead of Europe-wide health checks following a report in newspaper Cinco Dias on Tuesday.
PARIS, April 15 (Reuters) - A further cost-cutting plan involving Alstom's transport division at its headquarters in the Paris region and in Barcelona, Spain , is to be put before the French engineering group's works council on Tuesday, a company spokeswoman said.
April 14 (Reuters) - Spanish telecoms provider Telefonica SA is offering to lease some spectrum to a German competitor in a bid to secure EU antitrust approval for its proposed takeover of KPN's E-Plus unit in Germany, the Financial Times reported on Monday.
significantly underperformed. As an example, sovereign spreads in Brazil have recently come under pressure while sovereign spreads in Spain and Italy have continued to improve and tighten (Figure 4). We believe the recent widening in Brazil sovereign credit spreads