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Outgoing senior ECB official presses for review of inflation strategy Financial Times
UPDATE 1-ECB should refine inflation target, aim for more flexibility - Coeure Reuters
ECB urged to end secrecy over policy votes Financial Times
Italy wants to end secrecy in ECB decisions Jornal de Negócios
EU watchdog calls for crack down on "short termism" in markets Reuters
Global regulator ratchets up pressure on banks and markets to ditch Libor Reuters
European Taxpayers Once Again Are Bailing Out Bankers Bloomberg News
Private equity fundraising expected to fall in 2020 Financial News


Cliff-edge Brexit will hurt UK more than EU, says Von der Leyen The Guardian
Brexit and health, Johnson sets out priorities in Queen's Speech Reuters
Bank of England to stay on hold as Brexit saga plays on Reuters
BOE to Hold Fire as Bets on 2020 Cut Grow: Decision Day Guide Bloomberg News
REFILE-UPDATE 1-BoE says third-party supplier misused bank's audio feed Reuters
Bank of England admits hacking of press briefings Financial Times
Bank of England to set up tough climate stress tests Financial Times
Bank of England to stress-test financial system against climate change risks The Independent
Bank of England sets out plans for climate-change stress tests Financial News
Bank of England to test climate risks at banks and insurers in 2021 Reuters
U.K. Banks Asked to Tell BOE About Risks From Climate Change Bloomberg News
Bank of England to check with banks in 2020 on ending Libor use Reuters
U.K. in Final Stages of Choosing Next Bank of England Governor Bloomberg News
Radical overhaul of audit could end 'true and fair' accounts Financial News
UPDATE 1-Auditors called to account as UK review proposes fraud foiling role Reuters
FCA issues warning over clone broker Post
Canaccord Genuity slipped to £8.8m loss ahead of Brexit-driven cuts Financial News

AJ Bell
AJ Bell chief Andy Bell rings up millions from share sale The Times

Arrow Global Group
BRIEF-Arrow Global raises 838 mln euro non-performing loans fund Reuters
Debt collector Arrow Global raises €840m for first fund targeting €2bn Private Equity News
Arrow Global shares rise following €838m fund raise City A.M.

Co-operative Bank
Co-op Bank investors court buyers as turnaround stutters Sky News

Moody's cuts HSBC outlook to negative over restructuring concerns Financial News

IntegraFin Holdings
IntegraFin boss departs, lifts dividend 25% Proactive Investors

KBC Bank Ireland
KBC Bank Ireland appoints chief commercial officer The Irish Times

Liberty Specialty Markets
Liberty Specialty Markets creates new senior terrorism underwriting role Reinsurance News

Boss of Goldman-backed wealth manager Nutmeg to step down in new year Financial News

Woodford Investment Management
Woodford meeting Chinese investors for early-stage assets - source Reuters


Swiss National Bank chairman can't rule out more rate cuts: paper Reuters

Anglo Austrian AAB Bank
Julius Meinl V. has his say on the last day of the trial Der Standard

Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank plans to cut 6,000 jobs in private customer business Handelsblatt
Deutsche Bank plans to close up to 300 branches Die Presse
Ex-Deutsche Bank Executive Facing Jail in Italy Still Has Clout Bloomberg News
Deutsche Bank to launch new digital legal document management system globally Finextra

Landolt & Cie
Doyen of Geneva Banking says goodbye to the profession

Munich Re
Munich Re confirms purchase of New York skyscraper Reinsurance News

Swiss Re
Swiss Re using third-party capital to grow while managing risk: Mike Mitchell Artemis


Macron Government Pushes Pension Reform as Opposition Mounts Bloomberg News

Banque Degroof Petercam
Two top people at Degroof Petercam De Tijd

Belfius Banque
Postponement for the Belfius chair issue De Tijd

Dutch Fintech bunq launches new cards and application for Portuguese customers Jornal Económico

La Banque Postale
La Banque Postale weighs bid for HSBC France retail activities: sources Reuters

Natixis Fined $93 Million Over Meal-Voucher Cartel in France Bloomberg News


The Bank of Spain sees it possible to create employment by growing less than 1% El País

Banco Caixa Geral
CGD says it has already received the bank's binding purchase proposals in Brazil Jornal Económico

Banco Montepio
DBRS warns of weak revenue and governance instability of Banco Montepio Jornal Económico

Bankinter will take Línea Directa on the stock market in the second half of 2020 El Mundo
Bankinter launches Bolsa Línea Directa, with a capital gain of 1,000 million Expansión

BBVA transfers 300,000 failed consumer loans to the Intrum collection manager for 2,500 million El Mundo
BBVA closes its biggest sale of failed loans Expansión
BBVA postpones the return of Garanti to the bond market after refinancing its loans Expansión

Novo Banco
António Costa sees advantages in granting new loans to Novo Banco at once Expresso


ECB May Let Greek Banks Buy More of Country's Sovereign Debt Bloomberg News
Raise the bond limit for bank Kathimerini
Full liberalization of banks in the bond market Naftemporiki

Alpha Bank
Deutsche Bank working with Alpha on Galaxy NPL sale GlobalCapital

Attica Bank
9 month increase in deposits for Attica Bank Kerdos

Banca Carige
Ex TIM CFO, former UniCredit executive vie for CEO job at Carige: sources Reuters

Banca Popolare di Bari
Pop.Bari: protest march shareholders ANSA

Piraeus Bank
Piraeus Bank: Pericles Dontas new HFSF spokesman on board Kerdos

Società Cattolica di Assicurazione
Italian tax police seize documents on ouster of former Cattolica CEO Reuters


Sweden grapples with housing market reform as risks mount Reuters
Before the Riksbank's message: The winners and losers on the minus interest rate Dagens Nyheter
Economist: Expect a 3% mortgage rate Svenska Dagbladet

Sweden's Intrum sole bidder at present for Cerved's credit unit -sources Reuters

S-Pankki Oy
Finnish FSA fines local bank $1 mln for failures in anti-money laundering checks Reuters

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken
Sweden's SEB faces sanctions threat in money-laundering probe Financial Times
Swedish Watchdog to Decide Whether to Fine SEB in Money Laundering Probe The New York Times
Swedish regulators advance SEB money laundering probe Reuters
FI punished SEB and Swedbank already in 2017 Svenska Dagbladet
Finansinspektionen will examine the SEB share falling on the stock exchange Dagens Nyheter


The Central Bank announced a reduction in the number of supporters of cash payments Vedomosti
Central Bank trims investors Kommersant
Banks stood up for barrage rates Kommersant
The Accounting Chamber announced the low effectiveness of the Central Bank's program for the development of the financial market Vedomosti
Czech central bank board sees risks for lower-than-forecast interest rates Reuters
The CNB left rates unchanged; chances of their growth are rising ČTK
Risks to financial stability are growing, Slovenian central bank says Reuters
Turkey's banking watchdog limits some derivative transactions for banks Reuters
Erdogan Gets His Way as Turkish Loans Soar on Pent-Up Demand Bloomberg News
ÁKK plans net securities sales of HUF 567 bln at auctions in Q1 Budapest Business Journal
Kazakh president names new energy minister in high-level reshuffle Reuters
Madina Abylkasymova named head of the Agency for Regulation and Development of the Financial Market Forbes
Albania's c-bank holds key rate at 1% SEENews

Air Bank
Home Credit invested half a billion in Air Bank E15

Podravska banka
Croatia's Podravska Banka plans to repurchase up to 5% of its shares SEENews

Raiffeisen Bank SA
Raiffeisen Bank Romania places two bond issues SEENews

Santander Bank Polska
Santander BP faces group MREL requirement at 15.87% of equity and 22.146% of total risk exposure PAP

Sberbank of Russia
Decentralization of Sberbank Kommersant

DIA filed a lawsuit against former Tatfondbank executives for 141 billion rubles Vedomosti
DIA filed a lawsuit against ex-management of Tatfondbank for 141 billion rubles RAPSI

Russia's VEB owns Irish lessor in Boeing case Irish Independent

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