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Friday's headlines, Financials edition

ECB policymakers hone in on stimulus extension at lower volumes Reuters
ECB's Draghi pledges rock-bottom rates as Germany calls for change Reuters
LPC-ECB schedules bank meetings to clarify leveraged loan guidance Reuters
BRIEF-?Moody's says ECB's NPL provisioning proposals are credit negative for euro area banks with high problem loans Reuters?
ECB bank supervisor Vesala leaves for new job Reuters
Development bank EBRD says U.S. has confirmed its support Reuters
Citi, Deutsche Bank, HSBC agree to pay $132 million to settle Libor claims Reuters


U.K. Pins Hopes on Averse EU Leaders to Break Brexit Logjam Bloomberg News
Brexit talks deadlock on cash, Barnier eyes move by December Reuters
Brexit: IMF boss Lagarde 'cannot imagine' no-deal scenario Sky News
Watchdog warns City on using shell companies to access EU Financial Times
UPDATE 2-Banks filling London staffing gaps before Brexit - Hays Reuters
Germany Favors U.K. Banks Gaining Transitional EU Access Bloomberg News
Bank of England chief economist warns against regulatory roll-back Reuters
UK banks report sharp cut to loan availability – BoE Financial Times
U.K. Banks Tighten Consumer Credit as Defaults Rise Bloomberg News
UK needs more joined-up approach to fintech ahead of Brexit - report Reuters
Fintechs can apply for FCA approval for accessing data from top banks as Open Banking moves a step closer City A.M.
British insurer Hyperion hires Morgan Stanley for stake sale - sources Reuters
Banking sector to grow as Brexit exodus enquiries ramp up Irish Independent
Irish "bad bank" pays off last of senior debt Reuters
UK ILS rule delay could reduce chance of Jan renewal ILS deals Artemis

Allied Irish Banks
AIB's resurgence is a 'proxy of the Irish economy' The Irish Times
AIB to lease seven-storey offices on Molesworth St in 20-year deal Irish Independent

UPDATE 1-Barclays chief compliance officer Roemer quits for Wells Fargo Reuters

HSBC picks insider John Flint as chief executive Financial Times
HSBC picks company veteran John Flint as new chief executive Reuters
HSBC Names Insider John Flint as CEO Bloomberg News

Lloyds Banking Group
Lloyds Banking Group buys Zurich's UK pensions and savings unit Financial Times
Lloyds buys Zurich UK's pensions, savings business Reuters

OakNorth Bank
Challenger bank OakNorth hits unicorn status as it grabs £154m to take its fintech global City A.M.

Royal Bank of Scotland Group
MPs threaten to force publication of critical RBS report Financial Times
MPs threaten to use parliamentary powers to force disclosure of critical RBS report The Daily Telegraph

Standard Chartered
Standard Chartered chairman urges U.S. to preserve bank resolution regime Reuters


Goldman Sachs Is Expanding Trading Activities in Switzerland Bloomberg News
Goldman Sachs plans to expand Swiss investment bank: source Reuters

BAWAG PSK books already covered in Austria's biggest IPO Reuters

German govt says not under time pressure to sell Commerzbank stake Reuters

HSH Nordbank
HSH CEO says "very close" to solution for bank - WirtschaftsWoche Reuters
HSH's CEO is expecting purchase offers for the entire bank Handelsblatt

Notenstein La Roche Privatbank
Notenstein La Roche names Patrick Fuerer as new CEO Reuters
Change at the top of La Roche Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Zurich Insurance Group
Zurich's pension fund business goes to Lloyds Neue Zürcher Zeitung


France wants "fair" deal on bank rules, says not yet achieved Reuters
JPMorgan Is Said to Plan Adding 60 People in Paris After Brexit Bloomberg News
JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon eyes Paris for post-Brexit job moves Financial Times

ABN Amro goes back to the farmer with leverage loans Het Financieele Dagblad

ASR Nederland
ASR collects €300 mln with prime coco Het Financieele Dagblad

AXA IM says has had approaches but remains strategic for parent AXA Reuters
AXA IM turns its back on a rapprochement Les Echos
AXA shares its data for the prevention of water damage and theft Les Echos


S&P does not foresee lowering the ratings of Spain, with the exception of Catalonia Expansión
Catalan banks launch plans to reassure customers El País
Ceiling for bank debt guarantees stands at 20,000 million Jornal de Negócios
Banks are going to have to report to the Treasury transfers for offshores until March Jornal Económico

Novo Banco
Novo Banco concludes 37% sale of Vortal to Vallis Sustainable fund Jornal de Notícias
Novo Banco sells a third of Vortal to fund Vallis Jornal de Negócios
Novo Banco: More than 2 thousand workers left since 2014 (and restructuring will continue) Jornal Económico


Italy Bank Bulls Say Bad Loan Panic Overdone as Stocks Slide Bloomberg News
Emergency central bank funding to Greek banks drops by 2.4 bln euros in Sept Reuters

Banca Carige
UPDATE 1-Italy's Banca Carige says confident bond swap will go through Reuters
Carige bond conversion to 89% MF
Carige up, positively concluded subordinate conversion Il Sole 24 Ore

Banco BPM
Banco Bpm, 1.2 billion debts on the policies MF

Eurobank Ergasias
Eurobank: Christoforos Koufalas, new FMC representative in BoD Kerdos

Austrian Constitutional Court upholds Bank Austria pension law Reuters
790 million: Bank Austria payment is a good thing Der Standard


Finnish government proposes new buffer to mitigate bank risks Reuters

Finland's Sampo buys 7.6 pct stake in Swedish lender Nordax Reuters

Sydbank is called upon by the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority for lack of internal audit Berlingske Business


Banks will be able to earn a trillion in a year, despite sanitation Vedomosti
Turkey will maintain tight monetary policy - cenbank governor Reuters

BRIEF-Finansbank to issue $850 million debt instruments Reuters

Sberbank of Russia
Sberbank did not take advantage of the flight of investors from the "Otkritie" and Binbank Vedomosti

Tinkoff Bank
"Tinkoff Bank" bought 55% in the payment service Cloudpayments Vedomosti

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