Banco Santander SA (SAN)
28 Apr 2017
Fri, Apr 28 2017
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) BARCELONA/LONDON, April 28 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Spain-based Banco Santander, S.A.'s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-' and its Viability Rating (VR) at 'a-'. The Outlook on the Long-Term IDR is Stable. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this rating action commentary. In addition, Fitch has assigned an 'A-(dcr)' Derivative Counterparty Rating (DCR) to Banco Santander as part of its roll-out of DCRs to
MADRID, April 26 Banco Santander is more confident now that Britain's decision to exit the European Union will not have a direct impact on its British business, Chief Executive Jose Antonio Alvarez said on Wednesday.
* Brazil's share of group's profits now at 26 pct (Adds details from conference call, shares)
MADRID, April 26 Banco Santander opened Spain's bank reporting season on Wednesday with a 14 percent rise in first-quarter net profit from a year earlier, beating analysts' forecasts and helped by strong business in its largest market Brazil.
SANTANDER, Spain, April 7 Banco Santander , the euro zone's largest by market value, said on Friday that it aims for a modest 5 percent increase in its dividend this year, the same as last year, as it seeks to preserve money to strengthen its capital.
SANTANDER, Spain Spain's Banco Santander aims to address risk controls and better comply with regulations in the U.S. in 2017 in order to improve its profitability there, its chief executive said on Friday.
SANTANDER, Spain, April 7 Spain's Banco Santander aims to address risk controls and better comply with regulations in the U.S. in 2017 in order to improve its profitability there, its chief executive said on Friday.
* Says bank expects to meet its 11 percent return-on-tangible equity (ROTE) - a measure of profitability - target for 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Madrid Newsroom)
SANTANDER, Spain, April 7 Banco Santander's , Spain's biggest bank, aims to pay a dividend of 0.22 euros ($0.2340) per share against 2017 earnings, an increase of 5 percent compared to 2016, Chairman Ana Botin said on Friday.
BRIEF-Banco Santander files with U.S. SEC for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed - SEC filing
* Files with U.S. SEC for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed - SEC filing Source text : (http://bit.ly/2oC6oPq) Further company coverage: