News: Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd (055550.KS)
14 Mar 2014
Mon, Dec 23 2013
SEOUL, Dec 23 - South Korea's Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd, BS Financial Group Inc, Industrial Bank of Korea and a consortium joined by private equity firm MBK Partners were among final bidders for Woori Finance Holdings Co Ltd's two regional banking units, officials at the bidding parties said on Monday.
* Retail, investment banking hit by economy and weak trading
Oct 21 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
HONG KONG/PARIS - BNP Paribas , France's largest bank, said on Monday it planned to sell a "limited" part of its stake in South Korean lender Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd while keeping their strategic partnership intact.
* European banks under pressure from regulation, economy (Adds BNP Asia expansion plans)