Viewsroom: European bank M&A, De-Dutching Shell

The Shell logo is seen reflected in a mirror in London, Britain, January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo

ZURICH, Nov 18 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Big lenders in the euro zone are doing deals, but not the kind investment bankers dream about. BNP Paribas is in U.S. retreat, BBVA bulks up in Turkey and KBC goes Bulgarian. Liam Proud explains. George Hay explains why the Anglo-Dutch oil major is dropping the Dutch bit.

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