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LONDON, June 26 Italy's top insurer Assicurazioni Generali and Spanish rival Grupo Catalana Occidente are vying to take control of Portuguese insurance firm Tranquilidade in a deal worth up to $682 million, five sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
COPENHAGEN Danske Bank hired former ABN AMRO banker Chris Vogelzang as its new chief executive on Friday as it wrestles to limit the fallout from its involvement in one of the biggest money laundering scandals.
* Danske Bank shares up 4.2% after CEO news (Adds Vogelzang comment, background)
MILAN, April 10 The following factors could affect Italian markets on Wednesday.