ATHENS, April 18 Greece's third largest lender
Eurobank, which is issuing new shares to help plug
its capital shortfall, said on Friday that the cash call will
take place from April 25 to 29.
The country's bank rescue fund HFSF, which owns 95 percent
of Eurobank, this week picked a group led by Canada's Fairfax
as anchor investors in a 2.86 billion euro ($3.95
billion) share offering.
The group of investors, which also includes Capital Research
and Management, Wilbur Ross, Fidelity, Mackenzie and Brookfield,
committed to subscribe for 47 percent or 1.33 billion euros of
the share offering at 0.30 euros a share.
(Reporting by Angeliki Koutantou; editing by Costas Pitas, John