Societe Generale says not interested in Commerzbank

PARIS, June 6 Fri Jun 6, 2014 10:53am EDT

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PARIS, June 6 (Reuters) - Societe Generale denied having any interest in acquiring Commerzbank after a magazine report that France's second-biggest listed bank and Spain's Santander were mulling a tie-up with the German bank.

"Societe Generale denies any discussions related to a possible acquisition of Commerzbank," a Societe Generale spokeswoman said in an email on Friday.

German magazine Bilanz reported on Thursday that both SocGen and Santander were mulling a possible tie-up with Commerzbank. (Reporting by Maya Nikolaeva; Editing by James Regan)

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