KBC Groupe SA (KBC.BR)
29 Jan 2015
BUDAPEST, Jan 16 - KBC Bank 's Hungarian unit said on Friday that it had already closed its CHF/EUR position linked to the conversion of its foreign currency mortgage stock and only had a limited exposure.
* To further optimise capital structure of KBC Group NV and KBC Insurance NV
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) PARIS/LONDON, November 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned KBC Groep NV's (KBC Group, A-/Stable/F1) EUR750m callable fixed rate reset subordinated Tier 2 debt securities due November 2024 a final rating of 'BBB+'. The final rating is in line with the expected rating which Fitch assigned to the notes on 18 November 2014 (see 'Fitch Rates KBC Group's Subordinated Tier 2 Debt 'BBB+(EXP)'' at www.fitchratings.com). The notes (ISIN BE0
PRAGUE, Nov 13 - Net profit at KBC's CSOB unit, the largest bank in the Czech Republic, dropped 14 percent to 3.3 billion crowns ($148.93 million) in the third quarter, hit by a slight decline in operating income and higher operating costs.
LONDON, Nov 13 - European shares staged a modest rebound on Thursday as a boost from strong results from telecoms firm Iliad and financial group KBC was curbed by new gloomy updates in the utilities sector.
* Adjusted Q3 net profit 477 mln euros vs Reuters poll 400 mln
BRUSSELS, Nov 13 - Belgian financial group KBC on Thursday reported a better-than-expected net profit for the third quarter, as a rise in income from its banking activities made up for smaller insurance profits.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) PARIS/LONDON, November 03 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed KBC Verzekeringen's and subsidiary KBC Group Re's Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings at 'A-'. KBC Verzekeringen's Issuer Default Rating (IDR) has also been affirmed at 'A-'. The Outlooks on the IDR and IFS ratings are Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The ratings reflect both companies' core strategic importance to KBC Group (IDR A-/Outlook Stable). In addition, the ratin
HANOI, Oct 7 - Vietnam's benchmark VN Index rose 0.31 percent at the break on Tuesday, with stocks in a property firm surging to a 2-1/2-year high on news that a fund has sought to buy its bonds. Dragon Capital Group has registered to buy 375 billion dong ($17.65 million) worth of convertible bonds issued by Kinh Bac City Development Corp, the property firm in the northern province of Bac Ninh said in a statement. (kinhbaccity.vn) KBC shares jumped 5.42 percent to 17,500 dong
* Major foreign banks also expect shape of market to change
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