** Le Figaro reports that French President Emmanuel Macron plans to appoint a new chief executive at public-sector lender Caisse des Depots (CDC)
** Current CEO Pierre-Rene Lemas, 66, to retire from Wednesday as he reaches age limit
** No replacement chosen yet, new name expected in September, after senate election, paper reports
** Lemas had said in March that he would want to complete his mandate until 2019.
Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy
Reporting by Geert De Clercq