Polish ING unit Q2 net profit touch above expectations
WARSAW Aug 6 (Reuters) - ING Bank Slaski booked a 30 percent rise in second-quarter net profit, a touch above analysts' forecasts, as economic recovery spurs growth, it said on Wednesday.
Slaski, the Polish arm of Dutch ING, earned 282 million zlotys ($90 million) compared with 276 million consensus gathered in Reuters' Eikon system and 217 million a year earlier. (1 US dollar = 3.1338 Polish zloty) (Reporting by Adrian Krajewski; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)
DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.