News: Banco Popolare Sc (BPSAY.PK)
25 Jun 2015
Fri, Jun 19 2015
* Banco Popolare says to book net capital gain of 140 or 160 million euros from ICBPI stake sale, based on structure of operation, sees boost on pro-forma fully phased CET1 ratio of around 65 or 70 basis points
* Milan regional tax commission has upheld claims by Italy's tax agency worth 170.5 million euros, rejecting its appeal in tax dispute over 2005 financial year
May 12 - Italian cooperative bank Banco Popolare CEO Pier Francesco Saviotti says:
MILAN - Banco Popolare's chief executive said on Monday that merger talks with another player in the sector have intensified, adding that the cooperative lender had not yet picked advisers.
MILAN, May 11 - Banco Popolare's chief executive said on Monday that merger talks with another player in the sector have intensified, adding that the cooperative lender had not yet picked advisers.
MILAN, April 16 - Italy's Cariverona banking foundation is interested in increasing its 0.5 percent stake in cooperative lender Banco Popolare and buying into Popolare Vicenza, a Cariverona source said on Thursday.
NOVARA, Italy, April 11 - Banco Popolare is talking with other Italian cooperative banks on possible tie-ups, the lender's chairman said on Saturday.
MILAN, March 18 - Italian bank Banco Popolare said on Wednesday rating agency Moody's had confirmed its 'Ba3' long-term rating and placed it under review for a possible downgrade following methodology changes.
MILAN, Feb 18 - The CEO of Italian cooperative lender Banco Popolare said rumours of a three-way merger with UBI Banca and Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena were groundless.
MILAN, Feb 11 - The CEO of Banco Popolare said on Wednesday the cooperative bank felt "solid" enough to play an active role in a possible fresh wave of mergers among Italy's 'popolari' lenders after a government decree to turn them into joint-stock companies.