MILAN/SIENA, March 27 Italy's tax police
searched the Milan offices of Japanese bank Nomura on
Wednesday as part of a judicial investigation into Italian
lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena, judicial sources
One of the sources said the financial police were looking
for emails and documents, without elaborating.
Prosecutors in the city of Siena where Monte dei Paschi is
based are investigating losses linked to risky derivatives
trades carried out under Monte dei Paschi's previous management.
One of the trades, known as Alexandria, was carried out with
Nomura declined to comment.
(Reporting By Silvia Ognibene and Stephen Jewkes)