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CBB and Benefit Company introduce electronic fund transfer system in Bahrain
By BBR Staff Writer
The Central Bank of Bahrain and Benefit Company have launched electronic fund transfer system (EFTS) in Bahrain, which is a combination of different financial services.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
Stifel completes acquisition of Barclays' wealth and investment management unit in US
By BBR Staff Writer
Stifel Financial has completed the acquisition of Barclays' wealth and investment management unit in the US, as part of a previously announced deal between the companies.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
CheBanca! to acquire Barclays' retail banking business in Italy
By BBR Staff Writer
Mediobanca's retail arm CheBanca! is to acquire Barclays' retail banking business in Italy for an undisclosed amount.
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Envestnet closes Yodlee acquisition for $538m
By BBR Staff Writer
Wealth management technology and services provider Envestnet has completed the acquisition of digital financial services providerYodlee in a $538m deal.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
UBS to acquire Banco Santander's private banking unit in Italy
By BBR Staff Writer
UBS' Italian wealth management arm has reportedly agreed to acquire Banco Santander's private banking business in Italy for an undisclosed amount.
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UniCredit considers sale of Austrian retail banking unit, 12,000 job cuts
By BBR Staff Writer
Italian global banking firm UniCredit is contemplating the sale of its retail operations in Austria, as well as 12,000 job cuts in a bid to avoid capital increase.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
FCA introduces new whistleblowing rules for employees at financial firms in UK
By BBR Staff Writer
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) have introduced new rules that will make it easier for the employees to blow whistle about illegal behavior in financial firms.
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Swedbank to acquire Danske Bank’s retail banking business in Lithuania and Latvia
By BBR Staff Writer
Swedbank has signed an agreement with Danske Bank to acquire its retail banking business in Lithuania and Latvia.
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Fidor expands banking services to UK
By BBR Staff Writer
Germany-based digital bank Fidor is expanding its presence with the launch of its operations in the UK.
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Bank of China contemplates to open in Turkey by 2016
By BBR Staff Writer
Bank of China is said to be seeking approval to expand its presence in Turkey, a move that could bolster business relationship between both the countries.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
Yes Bank to create 12,000 jobs in India
By BBR Staff Writer
Yes Bank has unveiled plans to set up its largest service centre in Chennai, India, and generate around 12,000 new jobs in two phases.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
New regulations may cut European banks capital by $29bn: report
By BBR Staff Writer
The proposed regulations on capital ratio may have a capital impact of around €137bn ($153bn) on the banks in Europe, according to a report by JPMorgan Cazenove.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
VTB to invest $235m in new Russian bank
By BBR Staff Writer
Russian bank VTB is planning to form a joint venture (JV) with the Postal service to establish a new retail bank in the country.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
China's Fosun eyes stake in foreign banks: Report
By BBR Staff Writer
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International is reportedly planning to expand its overseas operations in the banking sector, with a budget of $1bn to $1.5bn allocated for each financial acquisition.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
FNB to acquire Fifth Third Bank’s 17 branches and $383m deposits in US
By BBR Staff Writer
FNB subsidiary First National Bank of Pennsylvania has signed a purchase and assumption agreement with Fifth Third Bank to acquire 17 branch banking locations and related consumer loans in the Pittsburgh MSA.
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