Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBIV.VI)
ZURICH Swiss cooperative bank Raiffeisen [RFSHW.UL] on Friday nominated turnaround expert Guy Lachappelle as chairman and proposed four new directors as it tries to emerge from months of tumult and scrutiny by authorities.
* U.S. plans sanctions against Russia, its strongest market (Recasts with share price, sanctions)
VIENNA, Aug 9 Net profit at Austria's Raiffeisen Bank International surpassed expectations in the second quarter, lifted by "exceptionally high" releases of loan-loss provisions that suggested conditions in its markets continue to improve.
WARSAW French bank Societe Generale is exploring a sale of its Polish unit Eurobank, which is facing rising pressure from competitors, two investment bankers in Warsaw said.
ZURICH, June 11 Swiss bank Vontobel aims to increase its 2020 return on equity target after its 700 million Swiss franc ($710 million)takeover of private bank Notenstein La Roche, finance chief Martin Sieg told an investor presentation on Monday.
ZURICH Swiss private bank and asset manager Vontobel is buying private bank Notenstein La Roche from Swiss cooperative bank Raiffeisen [RFSHW.UL] for 700 million Swiss francs ($705 million), the two parties said on Thursday.
* RBI shares gain as much as 6.7 percent (Recasts, adds details on Russia, loan provisions, costs, trader)
VIENNA, May 15 Austrian lender Raiffeisen Bank International reported an 81 percent increase in first-quarter net profit, helped by lower risk costs and as economic conditions in its eastern European markets improved further.
LJUBLJANA, April 24 Slovenia's largest insurer Zavarovalnica Triglav said it is buying Raiffeisen Bank's Croatian insurance business, the latest in a spree of merger activity in the Balkans' insurance sector.
* RAIFFEISEN BANK INTERNATIONAL CFO SAYS 120 MILLION EUR COST LINKED TO SALE OF POLISH UNIT COULD BE BOOKED IN Q2 OR Q3