Nordea Bank AB (NDA.ST)
* Sees mortgage margins improving (Recasts, adds detail, context, analyst)
STOCKHOLM, Oct 26 Nordea, the Nordic region's biggest bank by market value, reported third-quarter operating profit above forecasts on Wednesday and said it had generated enough capital to meet the financial watchdog's requirements.
HELSINKI A merger between Sweden's Nordea and Dutch state-owned lender ABN Amro would make "a pretty fine bank," and early talks may continue after a March 2017 election in the Netherlands, Nordea chairman Bjorn Wahlroos said on Saturday.
HELSINKI, Oct 22 A merger between Sweden's Nordea and Dutch state-owned lender ABN Amro would make "a pretty fine bank," and early talks may continue after a March 2017 election in the Netherlands, Nordea chairman Bjorn Wahlroos said on Saturday.
* Says our only focus is on ongoing transformation within Nordea, including major projects such as simplification programme and our culture journey Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Stockholm Newsroom)
AMSTERDAM, Oct 7 ABN Amro and its largest shareholder, the Dutch state, are not looking for a buyer and were deeply surprised by an approach by Sweden's Nordea about a merger, an ABN Amro official said on Friday.
Oct 3 Sweden's Financial Supervisory Authority, on Nordea capital requirements:
* Says FSA review calls for core capital of 17.3 pct by end Sept
STOCKHOLM, Oct 3 Nordea must increase core capital from its end-June level, the Nordic region's biggest bank said on Monday after a review by Sweden's financial watchdog.
STOCKHOLM ABB must come up with convincing reasons to keep the company's power grids division when it updates shareholders on the business next month, another of the group's largest investors said, adding to pressure on the group to break up.