MADRID, March 6 Spanish bank Santander
on Wednesday said it was offering to buy back up to $12 billion
of subordinated bonds, including securities in dollars, pounds
sterling and euros.
The lender said it was offering to buy back up to 6.5
billion euros ($8.47 billion) of subordinated perpetual bonds
and 2.2 billion pounds ($3.33 billion) of similar securities.
Santander also offered to buy back up to $257 million of
($1 = 0.7677 euros)
($1 = 0.6614 British pounds)
(Reporting by Sarah White, Editing by Clare Kane)