Sept 21 PKO BP :
* Poland's largest bank, the state-controlled PKO BP, said
on Wednesday that it has started exclusive negotiations with
Austria's Raiffeisen over the purchase of Raiffeisen's
Polish leasing unit Raiffeisen-Leasing Polska.
* PKO also said that if its buys the unit then the bank
would not meet the criteria set by its shareholders to pay out a
dividend from its 2015 profit.
* A source told Reuters earlier in September that PKO and
Alior Bank have filed bids to buy the local unit of Austria's
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(Reporting by Marcin Goettig)