Greece's Piraeus Bank reaches final deal for Geniki

ATHENS Fri Oct 19, 2012 8:12am EDT

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ATHENS Oct 19 (Reuters) - Greece's Piraeus Bank said on Friday it had reached a final agreement to buy Geniki Bank, the ailing Greek unit of French lender Societe Generale.

Societe Generale, which controls 99.1 percent of Geniki, had said in August that it was in talks with Piraeus on the Greek lender. (Reporting by Harry Papachristou)

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