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Wednesday's headlines, Financials edition

BoE warns EU that £41tn of derivatives at risk after Brexit Financial Times
EU financial sector at risk as derivative deal stalls The Daily Telegraph
Bank: Need for EU Brexit action on financial services 'now pressing' Sky News
Bank urges EU to act on Brexit risk to derivative deals The Times
Frans Timmermans wants to succeed Juncker De Tijd
RPT-'Unitranche killer' hits Europe's middle market Thomson Reuters' LPC
MOVES-CIFC hires Dan Robinson to head European investment Thomson Reuters' IFR

UK AND IRELAND

UK and EU could agree terms of Brexit divorce by Monday: Dow Jones Reuters
Brexit deal possible in weeks, says Northern Irish party that props up May Reuters
At least 40 of UK PM May's lawmakers willing to vote down Brexit deal, ex-minister says Reuters
BoE's Broadbent says government could stop issuing debt linked to RPI Financial Times
Moody's positive on Irish banks as it sees impact on them from Brexit 'contained' The Irish Times

Aviva
Aviva CEO Wilson Steps Down, Insurer Starts Search for Successor Bloomberg News
Aviva ousts chief as it cites need for 'new leadership' Financial Times
Britain's Aviva splits with CEO Wilson over share price lag Reuters

Bank of Ireland
Kevin O'Brien leaves Bank of Ireland to join Julius Baer The Irish Times

Cenkos Securities
Cenkos CEO steps down after 90% drop in profits Financial Times
Cenkos chief to bow out weeks after profit crash The Times
Former Cenkos chief Durkin to return to hotseat‎ at City broker Sky News

Chaucer
Chaucer appoints Treaty Underwriter for Asia and MENA regions Reinsurance News

HSBC
HSBC to pay $765 million to settle U.S. mortgage securities mis-selling claim Reuters
HSBC to Pay $765m to Settle Mortgage-Backed Securities Claims Bloomberg News

Lloyd's of London
Lloyd's of London to honour contracts, claims in event of a 'hard' brexit Reuters

Shawbrook Group
Shawbrook approaches Provident's Sweeney about CEO role Sky News

Standard Chartered
Standard Chartered Seeks Resolution With U.S. Over Iran Sanctions Breaches The Wall Street Journal
U.S. investigating possible StanChart Iran breaches after 2012 deal: CEO Reuters
StanChart CEO criticises media coverage of bank's Iran sanctions controls - memo Reuters

Vannin Capital
Litigation funder Vannin withdraws its planned London IPO Financial Times

GERMANY, SWITZERLAND AND AUSTRIA

German firms would face billions in extra tariffs in hard Brexit: study Reuters

Basler Kantonalbank
Basler Kantonalbank completes offer to Bank Cler shareholders finews.ch

Credit Suisse Group
Credit Suisse hires stock traders for the growth market of Saudi Arabia finews.ch
Credit Suisse: New Asia Chiefs Divide Private Banking finews.ch

Crypto Finance
Switzerland Embraces Crypto With Fund License for Startup Firm Bloomberg News
Swiss crypto company receives blessing from Finma finews.ch

Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank backs buyout of largest 'co-living' building Financial Times

Julius Bär Gruppe
Julius Baer 'Whistleblower' to Learn Fate in War Over Bank Data Leak Bloomberg News

UBS Group
UBS: Data block overshadows tax litigation process in France finews.ch

Wirecard
Wirecard predicts sixfold profit rise by 2025 on cashless trend Financial Times
Riding e-commerce wave, Wirecard sees core profits growing sixfold by 2025 Reuters

Zurich Insurance Group
Zurich CEO: "Better opportunities than I ever dreamed of" Finanz und Wirtschaft

FRANCE AND BENELUX

The Netherlands is at risk of losing a discount on EU payments in one go Het Financieele Dagblad

ING Groep
Treasury remains loyal to ING De Telegraaf

Orange Bank
France's Orange Bank names Paul de Leusse as new CEO Reuters
Paul de Leusse appointed head of Orange Bank Le Figaro

Société Générale
MOVES- Societe Generale, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Reuters

SPAIN AND PORTUGAL

Margarita Delgado calls on Spanish banks to review their business models Expansión
Portugal's interest rate exceeds 2% for the first time in four months Jornal De Negócios
Portuguese banks reduce dependence on ECB to new 2010 low Jornal De Negócios
S&P improves risk rating of Portuguese banking sector Jornal Económico

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria
BBVA CEO sees lender's next CEO coming from within bank Reuters
Torres confirms that the new CEO of BBVA "will be someone from the house" Expansión

Banco de Sabadell
Guardiola (Sabadell) admits that the migration of TSB has meant higher cost and less 'comfort' than expected Europa Press

Banco Santander
Santander will undertake the technological integration of Popular in Portugal this weekend Europa Press

Banco Santander Totta
S&P reaffirms Santander Totta ratings and maintains positive outlook Jornal Económico

Bankia
Bankia explores new alliances to grow Expansión
Bankia does not rule out new alliances in the future Europa Press

CaixaBank
CaixaBank defends its divestment strategy at Repsol Europa Press

Liberbank
Banco Castilla-La Mancha is absorbed by Liberbank and disappears as a legal entity Europa Press

Millennium BCP
S&P rises on BCP rating but passes 'outlook' from 'positive' to 'stable' Jornal Económico
BCP returns to assume itself as "opaque" Jornal De Negócios

ITALY AND GREECE

Exclusive: EU supervisors monitoring Italian banks' liquidity, no cause for alarm - source Reuters
UPDATE 1-Bank of Italy warns of capital woes for lenders if yields keep rising Reuters
Italy's Tria calls for 'constructive dialogue' with EU over budget Reuters
Italy's Finance Minister Admits the Government Is Worried About Markets Bloomberg News
IMF warns Italy not to breach EU spending rules in next budget The Guardian
JPMorgan also raises the alarm on Italian banks MF
On the Consob presidency, the government is taking it too easy MF

Assicurazioni Generali
4.2% Caltagirone in Generali MF

Banca Carige
New Carige top execs to meet ECB officials on Wednesday-sources Reuters
Carige, the trade unions put stakes to cuts MF

Banca IFIS
Consob: today a stop to short sales on Banca Ifis and Biesse MF

NORDIC COUNTRIES

Fellow Finance
Crowdfunding platform Fellow Finance aims for rapid growth after IPO Reuters

Nordea Bank
Nordea sells portfolio of problem loans for billions SvD Näringsliv
Nordea sells billions of loans with non-performing loans Dagens Næringsliv

Svenska Handelsbanken
Handelsbanken's CEO breaks the silence of violation Sydsvenskan

EASTERN EUROPE

Central Bank will delay the tightening of capital requirements for banks Vedomosti
Central Bank will improve the system for identifying suspicious transactions in banks Vedomosti
Poland launches first probe into interbank benchmark reform, broad options on table PAP
Turkey's Erdogan names advisers, banking chief to economic policy committee Reuters
Slovenian parliament rejects Dolenc for central bank governor Reuters
ECB Governing Council Nominee Rejected by Slovene Lawmakers Bloomberg News
Czech rate hike possible at November meeting -cenbanker Hampl Reuters
Turkish Eximbank-Hungarian Eximbank cooperation Hürriyet

Converse Bank
Converse Bank waives 320 million drams worth fines and penalties ArmBanks

ING Bank Romania
System error at ING Bank Romania: Clients charged double for online payments Romania Insider

mBank
mBank sells PLN 750 mln in 10Y and 15Y subdebt at 180-195 bps over WIBOR PAP

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