Band Tom Sims, Lawrence White and John O’Donnell FRANKFURT, February 9 (Reuters) – Amid fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine, Italy’s UniCredit has backed away from a possible acquisition in Russia and Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank International has set aside risk provisions for possible sanctions against Russia. What banks inRead More →

A Ukrainian Armed Forces tank is seen during military exercises at a training ground in Dnipropetrovsk region, Ukraine, February 8, 2022. Ukrainian Armed Forces General Staff/via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Amid fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine, Italy’sRead More →

Stock prices have already rebounded. Banco Santander SA, one of the worst stocks of major European banks, has risen by a fifth in the past 12 months. Societe Generale SA more than doubled. The Euro Stoxx Banks index rose by 50%. The story continues under the ad But there areRead More →

The headquarters of Deutsche Bank are pictured in Frankfurt, Germany on March 19, 2018. LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Overzealous parents sometimes inadvertently hold children back. Likewise, Deutsche Bank, UBS and others risk suffocating their AMUs in too tight an embrace. European fund managers are puny compared to US giant BlackRock,Read More →