Cantabria, Spain Newswire

Cantabria, Spain Newswire

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  1. Spanish bond yields at record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2012 | Fortune

    Spanish bond yields rose to a record high Tuesday as investors remain worried about the link between Spanish banks and the government. The yield on 10-year Spanish bonds rose to 6.83%, marking the highest level since the euro was introduced in 1999.

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  2. Dunas de liencresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | TrekEarth

    The dunes of Liencres are on of the few dunes in spain, looking similar to the dunes on the french atlantic coast or even the north sea dunes. In the image you can see the river mouth of Rio Pas.

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  3. Spanish Ship Repair On a Winning StreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Marine News

    Strategically located Spain, linking countries in Europe, Africa and the Americas, along with a dynamic coast line dotted with number of highly proactive ports have bolstered its progress helping it to become a global leader in the 'ship' repairs and conversion. Spearheading the ship design and construction operations in Europe, the sector is witnessing an unusual boom with an annual volume of about 400 million.

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  4. Acadian Asset Management Cuts Position in Atento SARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Acadian Asset Management decreased its stake in Atento SA by 4.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The hedge fund owned 754,254 shares of the company's stock after selling 32,480 shares during the period.

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  5. Spanish bond yields at record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2012 | Fortune

    Spanish bond yields rose to a record high Tuesday as investors remain worried about the link between Spanish banks and the government. The yield on 10-year Spanish bonds rose to 6.83%, marking the highest level since the euro was introduced in 1999.

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  6. Spanish Princess Cristiana to stand trial as final appeal failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | India.com

    Madrid, Jan 30: Spanish Princess Cristiana, the youngest sister of King Felipe VI of Spain, will have to return to the dock with the other 17 defendants of the "Caso Noos" corruption trial on February 9. Cristiana had tried to avoid standing trial for tax avoidance by evoking what is known as the "Botin doctrine", but her final appeal was rejected by the provincial court in Palma de Mallorca on Friday, according to Xinhua. In 2007, Emilio Botin, the former president of Spanish banking group Banco Santander, was able to avoid trial for fraud because accusations levelled against him came from a private source rather than the Spanish state prosecutor's office or the treasury.

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  7. Stormwater-savvy urban park turns permeable paving into a beautiful design assetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Inhabitat

    Stormwater management should be an integral component of any site design, but making it look attractive can be tricky. Madrid-based Zigzag Arquitectura rose to that challenge and creatively turned permeable paving into a beautiful design component in the San Martin de la Mar Square, a public square and amphitheater in Cantabria, Spain.

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  8. Santander: No Margin for ErrorRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    The Spanish bank faces drags from low interest rates in Spain and bad loan problems in Brazil. It doesn't have enough capital to cover any slip up.

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  9. Santander profit growth slowed by British PPI insurance scandalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | West Australian

    Spain's Santander said Wednesday its net profit edged up three percent last year to 5.97 billion euros , held back by an exceptional provision linked to a British insurance scandal. The eurozone's biggest bank by market value joined its British counterparts in putting aside money to cover possible compensation costs for mis-selling payment protection insurance , which covers repayments on credit products for consumers who, for example, lose their jobs.

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  10. UPDATE 2-Santander hit by UK mis-selling charge and Brazil slowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    MADRID, Jan 27 Spanish bank Santander posted a sharp fall in fourth-quarter net profit on Wednesday, hit by a mis-selling compensation bill in Britain and slowing income in Brazil, two of its most important markets. The bank, which has long been under scrutiny over its capital ratios, showed progress on this front, however, with ratios under the strictest criteria nudging up to more than 10 percent, meeting Santander's targets.

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  11. Santander builds up capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Iol.co.za

    Banco Santander built up capital in the fourth quarter, easing investor concern about its ability to bolster buffers, as Spain's largest lender booked charges that wiped out profit. Net income fell to 25 million euros from 1.46 billion euros a year earlier, after the bank posted 1.7 billion euros in charges.

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  12. Santander Strengthens Capital as Charges Sink Quarterly ProfitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Washington Post

    Banco Santander SA built up capital in the fourth quarter, easing investor concern about its ability to bolster buffers, as Spain's largest lender booked charges that wiped out profit. Net income fell to 25 million euros from 1.46 billion euros a year earlier, after the bank posted 1.7 billion euros in charges.

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  13. Santander profit tumbles on PPI provisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | MarketWatch

    Banco Santander SA said fourth-quarter net profit tumbled from a year earlier as the bank set aside millions to cover claims for the mis-selling of payment protection insurance in the lender's U.K. unit. Santander posted net profit of EUR25 million in the fourth quarter, a dive from the EUR1.46 billion the bank reported a year earlier.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Spain's Santander hit by one-off charges, capital improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    Jan 27 Spanish bank Santander's fourth-quarter net profit slumped by 98 percent, it said on Wednesday, hit by mis-selling compensation in Britain and slowing income in Brazil, two of its most important markets. The bank, which has long been under scrutiny over its capital ratios, showed progress on this front in the fourth quarter, however, with ratios under the strictest criteria nudging up to more than 10 percent, meeting Santander's targets.

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  15. EU mergers and takeoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Reuters

    Jan 25 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: -- Investment fund CVC Capital Partners Ltd to buy 40 percent stake in motorway services provider Moto with UK private sector pension fund USS -- Steelmaker ArcelorMittal and a group made up of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Banco de Sabadell , Banco Santander, Banco Popular Espanol , Bankia, Caixabank, Bankinter caja, Caja Rural de Navarra and Kutxabank to jointly acquire steel tube maker Grupo Condesa -- Canadian fund CDPQ to acquire 30 percent stake in Bombardier's rail transportation business for $1.5 billion -- U.S. buyout firm Carlyle Group to buy Dutch lingerie firm Hunkemoller from its private equity owners -- U.S.-based Computer developer Western Digital to acquire outstanding shares of SanDisk, designer of data storage products -- Mannai Corporation to buy ... (more)

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  16. Ex-soldier - raked in' 40,000 in fraudulent benefit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A former soldier who raked in almost 40,000 in over eight years of fraudulent benefit claims without revealing he had nearly 300,000 in two banks and properties in Spain will have to wait until next month to discover if he is to be jailed or not.

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  17. Watch this video and 'wake up' from indifference to persecuted ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | DFW Catholic

    Santander, Spain, Jan 21, 2016 / 06:04 am .- A video that shares the testimonies of people who have personally suffered the persecution of Christians in the Middle East is calling on their fellow Christians in the West to "wake up" to the grave crisis facing their brethren. The most important thing that Christians can do for their brethen in Iraq and Syria is to build a courageously Christians society in their own countries, an exiled Iraqi bishop says in his interview.

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  18. EU mergers and takeoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Reuters

    Jan 21 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: -- Lov Group Invest SAS and De Agostini to set up a joint venture for the production and distribution of content for television and multimedia platforms -- Steelmaker ArcelorMittal and a group made up of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Banco de Sabadell , Banco Santander, Banco Popular Espanol , Bankia, Caixabank, Bankinter caja, Caja Rural de Navarra and Kutxabank to jointly acquire steel tube maker Grupo Condesa -- Canadian fund CDPQ to acquire 30 percent stake in Bombardier's rail transportation business for $1.5 billion -- Investment fund CVC Capital Partners Ltd to buy 40 percent stake in motorway services provider Moto with UK private sector pension fund USS -- Spain's Red Electrica Corporacion's Chilean subsidiary and Engie to take joint control of TEN -- U.S.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Rising lending drives profit jump at Spain's BankinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Reuters

    MADRID, Jan 21 Mid-sized Spanish lender Bankinter on Thursday posted a 36 percent jump in net profit for 2015, helped by rising lending income and a drop in bad loan charges which is likely to help domestic rivals deliver better results too. Spanish banks have bounced back from a deep crisis triggered by a 2008 property collapse and an ensuing double-dip recession, and many are hoping to build on that turnaround by lending more to businesses and consumers this year.

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  20. DEALTALK-Santander's play for Williams & Glyn raises capital concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Reuters

    A move for Williams & Glyn, held by the Royal Bank of Scotland, would help the euro zone's biggest lender poach valuable market share in Britain's competitive banking sector, but could cost as much as 2 billion pounds . Santander, which already controls former UK building societies Abbey and Alliance & Leicester, is keen to expand in Britain to offset weakness in its domestic market, Spain, where analysts expect sharp rises in bad loans and volatile credit demand.

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