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  1. Portugal sounds out Spanish banks on Novo Banco sale - sourcesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Portugal has begun sounding out Spanish banks on their interest in buying Novo Banco, the successor to the state-rescued Banco Espirito Santo , several sources familiar with the talks said on Tuesday. Spain's mid-sized Sabadell and Popular, which already have offices and interests in neighbouring Portugal, were among those approached by the Bank of Portugal, the sources said.

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  2. Sir Bobby Charlton backs fund to honour former Ashington footballer Patrick O'ConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Cruyff, Beckenbauer and Sir Bobby Charlton have put their names forward for a campaign to honour former Ashington star Paddy O'Connell The likes of Johan Cruyff, Franz Beckenbauer, Luis Figo, Paolo Maldini and Sir Bobby Charlton to name but a few have all signed up to support a fund to raise cash for a memorial to Patrick 'Paddy' O'Connell. Despite an amazing career which saw him play for Manchester United and manage Barcelona - who he helped save from bankruptcy - and Ashington , he died destitute in London where the site of his unmarked grave inspired the Patrick O'Connell Fund.

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  3. Final Results in respect of Tender OfferRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Bonds due 2021 * and 349,703,000 5.75 per cent. Bonds due 2018 * NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN OR INTO OR TO ANY PERSON LOCATED OR RESIDENT IN now announces the final results for its separate invitations to holders of its outstanding 165,000,000 10 per cent.

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  4. Casting: Traue, Banderas, Winnick, WesleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dark Horizons News

    ... Banderas is set to star in Hugh Hudson's English-language period drama "Altamira" which begins shooting in Cantabria, Spain this week. Olivia Hetreed ("Girl With a Pearl Earring") penned the script. The story is set in 1879 and charts the story of ...

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  5. Revs fall in 10 innings, will now face decisive fifth game against Sugar LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | York Dispatch

    After 16 straight innings of his team not scoring a run against York Revolution pitching, Gaetti, the Sugar Land manager, figured he might as well try something different. That was why he sent Rene Tosoni to pinch hit for his starting catcher in the top of the 10th inning of Sugar Land's 1-0 win in Game 4 of the Atlantic League Freedom Division Championship Series on Saturday.

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  6. Ferry good deals: Grab a great bargain with an autumn ferry tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    The ferry trip market has been particularly buoyant this year - and that should carry on into autumn with the launch of a flurry of good deals The ferry trip market has been particularly buoyant this year - and that should carry on into autumn with the launch of a flurry of good deals. For example, cruise to Santander, Spain for an opulent three-night B&B stay at five-star Hotel Real from just A 316pp.

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  7. Tapes prove regulators cozy with Goldman, report claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Wall Street's watchdogs are often accused of being too cozy with the banks they're supposed to regulate, and now one woman claims she has the tapes to prove it. Carmen Segarra, who worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York for seven months in late 2011 and early 2012, says in a report by the radio program This American Life in conjunction with ProPublica that she recorded 48 hours of audio from her time at the regulator.

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  8. She says she has the tapes to prove that regulators were cozy with GoldmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | CNN

    Wall Street's watchdogs are often accused of being too cozy with the banks they're supposed to regulate, and now one woman claims she has the tapes to prove it. Carmen Segarra, who worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York for seven months in late 2011 and early 2012, says she has evidence from 48 hours of audio she taped during her time at the regulator.

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  9. $4 billion China-Spain business deals [Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates)]Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) China and Spain signed business deals worth about a 3.2 billion on Thursday during a visit by Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to the Asian powerhouse to drum up support for his country's economy. At a ceremony in Beijing's Great Hall of the People, Chinese and Spanish companies signed 14 deals in industries ranging from telecommunications to nuclear power to finance.

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  10. Exhibition at Fundacion Mapfre in Madrid includes 150 paintings by Joaqu n SorollaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Art Daily

    Triste herencia!, 1899. Oleo sobre lienzo, 212 x 288 cm Coleccion Fundacion Bancaja, Valencia.

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  11. UPDATE 1-China, Spain sign business deals worth $4 blnRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Reuters

    China and Spain signed business deals worth about 3.2 billion euros on Thursday during a visit by Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to the Asian powerhouse to drum up support for his country's economy. At a ceremony in Beijing's Great Hall of the People, Chinese and Spanish companies signed 14 deals in industries ranging from telecommunications to nuclear power to finance.

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  12. Spanish diet product maker Naturhouse plans stock float - sourceRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Reuters

    Spanish health and diet product retailer Naturhouse has mandated three banks for a stock market listing expected to value the company at around 400 million euros before year-end, a source with knowledge of the deal said on Wednesday. Naturhouse, based in Spain's wealthy northeastern region Catalonia, would sell 20 to 30 percent of its share capital, the source said, confirming a report in newspaper Expansion.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Santander confirms studying asset management merger with UnicreditRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Reuters

    Spain's largest bank Santander confirmed on Wednesday it was studying a potential merger of its fund management business with that of Italy's Unicredit SpA , though gave no further details on the deal. UniCredit CEO Federico Ghizzoni told reporters on Tuesday that the proposal was to combine Santander Asset Management with UniCredit's Pioneer unit, with each bank owning about a third of the new company.

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  14. Banco Santander: 30% Potential Upside With A 7% Dividend While You WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Banco Santander has experienced difficulty recently in Spain and Latin America but conditions in those regions have begun rebounding and Santander is positioned to benefit. Forecasts of 28% earnings growth and 6% revenue growth in 2015 coupled with a recovery in the Eurozone could fuel a sustained rise in the stock price.

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  15. European Factors to Watch- Shares to halt fall, eyes on German IfoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Reuters

    Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100 to open 20 to 21 points lower, or down 0.3 percent, Germany's DAX to open 15 to 16 points lower, or down 0.2 percent, and France's CAC 40 to open 4 to 7 points lower, down as much as 0.2 percent. COMPANY NEWS ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND Royal Bank of Scotland is facing pressure from investors to cut the price of shares it plans to sell in the Citizens Financial IPO, the Financial Times reported, citing two people familiar with the deal.

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  16. Cocaine seized from juice lorryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Newsday

    The drugs were seized by Border Force officers from a lorry carrying concentrated orange juice which arrived on a ferry from Santander, Spain. A Home Office spokesman said no details of what led to the arrest were available because of an ongoing investigation.

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  17. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Reuters

    ** Pakistan's government is seeking to raise about $815 million with the sale of shares in Oil & Gas Development Co Ltd , the largest offering from a local company in almost eight years. ** Chinese conglomerate Fosun International Ltd is bidding 451 million euros for Portugal's Espirito Santo Saude , weighing into a takeover battle for the hospital business of the indebted Espirito Santo family.

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  18. Spanish stocks - Factors to watch on TuesdayRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Reuters

    The following Spanish stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Tuesday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy: Spanish bank Santander has emerged as the frontrunner to buy a stake of up to 50 percent in Italian bank Unicredit's asset management division Pioneer, sources close to the matter told Reuters on Monday.

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  19. Europe Factors to Watch-Shares set to halt pullback after Chinese dataRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Reuters

    MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0620 GMT: LAST PCT CHG NET CHG S&P 500 1,994.29 -0.8 % -16.11 MSCI ASIA EX-JP 487.69 0.16 % 0.77 EUR/USD 1.2848 -0.01 % -0.0001 USD/JPY 108.71 -0.12 % -0.1300 10-YR US TSY YLD 2.566 -- 0.00 10-YR BUND YLD 1.013 -- -0.01 SPOT GOLD $1,216.80 0.17 % $2.11 US CRUDE $91.24 0.41 % 0.37 > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIA RELIEVED AS CHINA PMI BEATS LOW EXPECTATIONS > US STOCKS-HOUSING DATA HITS WALL ST; S&P HAS WORST DAY SINCE AUG 5 > TREASURIES-BOND YIELDS DIP ON EXPECTATION OF DOVISH FED, WEAK DATA > FOREX-DOLLAR RALLY PAUSES; AUSSIE EDGES UP AFTER FLASH CHINA PMI > PRECIOUS-GOLD STRUGGLES NEAR 8-1/2-MONTH LOWS ON FUND OUTFLOWS > METALS-COPPER BOUNCES FROM 3-MTH LOW AFTER CHINA FLASH PMI DATA > BRENT CLIMBS ABOVE $97 AFTER UPBEAT CHINA PMI COMPANY NEWS: RAIFFEISEN BANK INTERNATIONAL Hits from Ukraine and Hungary will likely push Austrian lender to its first-ever annual loss in 2014, it ... (more)

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  20. Ballyholme's Espey is first Irish sailor to qualify for OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Fermanagh Today

    Three RYA NI funded High Performance sailors have had an exciting week in Santander, qualifying their respective classes for the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Ballyholme's James Espey became the first Irish sailor to qualify Ireland for the 2016 Olympics in Rio after fighting off stiff competition in Santander, Spain.

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