European banks brace for Russian-backed cyber-retaliation – Risk.net Tougher Sanctions on Russia’s Biggest Banks Trigger Computer Security Alert; Hundreds of computers downed in Ukraine European banks are bracing for an escalation in state-sponsored cyberattacks as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine sparked a barrage of sanctions against the country’s biggest financial firms.Read More →

The City of London’s financial district is seen as people walk on the Millennium Bridge in London, Britain February 16, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Britain, EU and US announce sanctions against Russian banks HSBC fears ‘wider contagion’ The most exposed Austrian,Read More →

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 →