Tuesday , December 12 2017


Poland favours PZU buying UniCredit’s Pekao unit

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  Bloomberg Poland favours government-controlled insurer PZU SA as the buyer for Bank Pekao SA, the country’s second-largest bank held by Italy’s UniCredit SpA, with the price representing the main hurdle, Finance Minister Pawel Szalamacha said. Speaking to Bloomberg at the Ambrosetti Forum in Cernobbio, Italy, Szalamacha said his government ...

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UK banks slammed for elitism as study shows shoe colour counts

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  Bloomberg The British investment-banking industry is underpinned by entrenched elitism that blocks people from lower-income backgrounds winning jobs on the basis of ability, according to a report by a government advisory body. Recruiters seeking polished candidates who speak and dress a certain way often discriminate against applicants on the ...

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