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Italian bank Monte dei Paschi stands on verge of nationalization
By BBR Staff Writer
Italian troubled lender Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena is on the brink of nationalization following its failure to raise approximately €3bn ($4.1bn) to pay back to the government loan it received earlier this year.
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UK may divest remaining 33% of Lloyds stake in 2014
By BBR Staff Writer
The British government is planning to divest its remaining 33% stake in Lloyds Banking Group over the next 12 months, as part of its strategy to complete the privatization of the bank and recoup the funds infused at the height of the financial crisis.
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Huntington plans to close nine branches after Camco acquisition
By BBR Staff Writer
Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), a US-based bank holding company, is considering to shut down approximately nine bank branches following acquisition of Camco Financial (CAFI) in Cambridge, Ohio, in a $97m cash and stock deal.
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GTBank acquires majority stake in Fina Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
Nigeria-based Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) has acquired 70% interest in Fina Bank, a Kenyan bank with units in Uganda and Rwanda.
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Shinhan, IBK place final bids for Woori's regional bank units
By BBR Staff Writer
Shinhan Financial Group, BS Financial Group, Industrial Bank of Korea and a consortium joined by private equity firm MBK Partners and some undisclosed financial firms have submitted their initial bids to acquire Woori Finance's two regional banking units.
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Deutsche Bank agrees to pay $1.9bn to US FHFA
By BBR Staff Writer
Deutsche Bank has reached a $1.9bn settlement with the US Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), to settle the allegations that it failed to provide adequate disclosure about certain residential mortgage-backed securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
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Ocwen signs $2bn mortgage settlement with US CFPB
By BBR Staff Writer
Ocwen Financial (OCN), an Atlanta-based mortgage servicer, has reached a $2bn settlement with the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and 49 states to settle the charges pertaining to its loan-processing operations and mistreated homeowners facing foreclosure.
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HSBC Private Bank to implement Avaloq banking suite
By BBR Staff Writer
HSBC Private Bank has decided to implement Avaloq Banking Suite for its private banking business across the globe to support its business requirements.
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UBS to divest CEFS International business to Montagu Private Equity
By BBR Staff Writer
Swiss global financial services company UBS has reached an agreement to divest its Corporate Employee Financial Services (CEFS) International business to Montagu Private Equity, for an undisclosed sum.
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Citi to divest 21 Texas branches to BB&T
By BBR Staff Writer
Citi, the global US-bank has reached an agreement to divest its 21 branches in Texas to BB&T, which will enable the latter to emerge as a top-20 bank in the region.
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New Jersey sues Credit Suisse over erroneous RMBS practices
By BBR Staff Writer
New Jersey has filed a case against Credit Suisse Securities (USA) and two of its affiliates, clamming that they offered more than $10bn in faulty residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS) that busted later.
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Citibank to close remaining retail branches in Philadelphia
By BBR Staff Writer
Citibank is all set to shut down the remaining retail bank branches in Philadelphia as well as its Bala Cynwyd, Cherry Hill, New Jersey and Wilmington, Delaware, locations.
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Spanish FROB receives six bids for NCG Banco
By BBR Staff Writer
The Fund for Orderly Bank Restructuring (FROB), Spain's bank restructuring fund, has reportedly received six binding offers for the acquisition of 88.33% stake in nationalized lender NCG Banco.
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JPMorgan sues FDIC to recover $1bn over Washington Mutual claims
By BBR Staff Writer
JPMorgan Chase & Co has filed a lawsuit against the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in federal court, claiming that the agency must compensate over $1bn for not assuming legal claims cropping from its acquisition of Washington Mutual's assets.
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Citi sells Metalmark Capital private-equity unit to comply with Volcker rule
By BBR Staff Writer
Global financial conglomerate Citigroup has divested its private-equity unit Metalmark Capital with a strategy to comply with the Volcker Rule.
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