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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Banco Santander to initiate integration of certain securities issuing companies
Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 01:31am EDT 

June, 27 (Reuters) - BANCO SANTANDER SA ::SAID ON MONDAY ITS BOARD HAS AGREED TO INITIATE INTEGRATION PROCESS OF SECURITIES ISSUING COMPANIES: SANTANDER INTERNATIONAL DEBT, SANTANDER ISSUANCES, SANTANDER COMMERCIAL PAPER, SANTANDER PERPETUAL, SANTANDER INTERNATIONAL PREFERRED, SANTANDER FINANCE PREFERRED, SANTANDER FINANCE CAPITAL, SANTANDER EMISORA 150 AND SANTANDER US DEBT.SAYS EACH OF THE ABSORBED COMPANIES IS DIRECTLY WHOLLY-OWNED BY BANCO SANTANDER.SAYS IT WILL BECOME THE ISSUER OF EACH OF THE ISSUANCES MADE BY THE ABSORBED COMPANIES TO DATE AND OF WHICH IT WAS THE GUARANTOR.  Full Article

Banco Popular Espanol names Rodrigo Echenique as chairman
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 11:09am EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - Banco Popular Espanol::BANCO POPULAR ESPANOL NAMES RODRIGO ECHENIQUE AS CHAIRMAN.  Full Article

Santander says Popular to disappear as a brand
Wednesday, 7 Jun 2017 03:00am EDT 

June 7 (Reuters) - Spain's Santander :Says to name a new board at Popular as of today.Says Jose Garcia Cantera to become new chairman of the bank.Says Popular <<>> brand will disappear, lender to be fully integrated into Santander.  Full Article

Santander said to eye stock sale as part of possible Popular bid - Bloomberg
Tuesday, 6 Jun 2017 01:29pm EDT 

June 6 (Reuters) - Banco Popular Espanol SA :Banco Santander considering capital increase of above 5 billion euros as part of potential offer for its smaller rival Banco Popular Espanol - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

Poland's BZ WBK strategy to focus on organic growth - CEO
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 05:24am EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - Bank Zachodni WBK (BZ WBK) :CFO of Poland's No.3 lender by assets BZ WBK says expects to book 70 million zlotys ($18.06 million) of bank guarantee funds charges in Q2.CEO says strategy focuses on organic growth, but will also look at potential takeovers, if opportunity arises .  Full Article

Santander says on track to meet capital target of over 11 pct by 2018
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 01:09am EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - Spain's Santander ::Says is on track to meet fully-loaded capital target of above 11 percent by 2018.Says it ended March with a fully-loaded capital ratio of 10.66 percent compared to 10.55 at end-December.  Full Article

Polish BZ WBK plans PLN 5.4/share dividend from 2014, 2015 profit
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 07:30am EDT 

WARSAW, April 19 (Reuters) - Bank Zachodni WBK (BZ WBK) :Poland's No.3 lender by assets BZ WBK SA <<>> said on Wednesday that it plans to pay out a dividend this year from the profits it made in 2014 and 2015..The total dividend to be paid out later this year will amount to almost 535.9 million zlotys ($135.64 million) or 5.4 zlotys per share, the bank said. .BZ WBK also said it will follow the financial market regulator recommendation to retain its whole 2016 profit.nL5N1GN4HZ.($1 = 3.9509 zlotys).  Full Article

Banco Santander says expects to meet 11 pct ROTE target for 2018
Friday, 7 Apr 2017 04:10am EDT 

CEO of Spain's Banco Santander :Says bank expects to meet its 11 percent return-on-tangible equity (ROTE) - a measure of profitability - target for 2018.  Full Article

Banco Santander files with U.S. SEC for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed - SEC filing
Monday, 3 Apr 2017 01:35pm EDT 

Banco Santander SA :Files with U.S. SEC for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed - SEC filing.  Full Article

Banco Santander says on track to meet capital target by 2018
Wednesday, 25 Jan 2017 01:11am EST 

Spain's Banco Santander : Says is on track to meet fully-loaded capital target of over 11 percent by 2018 .Says repeats commitments for 2017 and 2018.  Full Article

Fitch Revises Outlooks for Five Argentine FIs to Positive Following Sovereign Action

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, November 17 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has revised the Outlook on the Long-Term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) for certain Argentine financial institutions (FIs) to Positive from Stable following Fitch's revision of the Outlook on Argentina's Sovereign Rating (SR) on Nov. 7, 2017. The entities affected by this rating action are: --Banco Santander Rio S.A.; --BBVA Banco Frances S.A.; --Banco Macro S.A.; --Banco Supervielle S.A.; --Ta