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Santander patriarch Emilio Botín dies

Daughter Ana leading contender to succeed chairman who built up the Spanish bank to be the biggest by value in the eurozone through a series of acquisitions. Asia homepage

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Santander US auto arm raises $1.8bn in IPO

A US listing will allow private equity investors Warburg Pincus, KKR and Centerbridge Partners to sell a large portion of their combined 25% stake Asia homepage

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Four men charged over British Santander cyber plot

LONDON (Reuters) – British police charged four men with trying to steal millions of pounds from Santander by hacking into the bank's computer system, they said on Saturday. Twelve men were arrested on Friday, following an operation by the Metropolitan … Continue reading

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Gang held over ‘audacious plot’ to take over Santander UK computers

By Matt Scuffham LONDON (Reuters) – British police said on Friday they had smashed an "audacious" and sophisticated plot to take control of the bank Santander UK's computer systems and steal millions of pounds. Detectives, who described the plot as … Continue reading

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There’s More Than Scarcity Value To Santander Mexico

By Stephen Simpson: Retail investors don’t have a lot of options when it comes to trying to benefit from the growth in the Mexican banking industry. Of the five largest banks in Mexico, only Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico (BSMX), or … Continue reading

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Banco Santander Chile’s Recent Sell Down Represents A Buying Opportunity For Investors

By Caiman Valores: Spain´s Banco Santander (SAN) has followed a model of building successful franchises in emerging Latin American markets and then separately listing those subsidiaries as a means of unlocking capital for the mothership while maintaining a controlling interest. … Continue reading

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Banco Santander Brasil’s Improving Performance Presents An Opportunity For Risk-Tolerant Investors

By Caiman Valores: After seeing its economy come crashing to earth over the last year, Brazil has once again become the watch-word of economic growth in South America, particularly with the upcoming 2014 Football World Cup and the 2016 Olympics … Continue reading

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Santander agrees to absorb Banesto

Move will mark the end of one of Spain’s oldest lenders as a standalone brand with 700 of the retail bank’s branches to be closed Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Santander profits plummet 94%

Soured property loans and slow earnings in the UK and Latin America drag down income to €100m, significantly below analyst consensus Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Banco Santander Brasil: An Investment Gem In The Santander Stable

By Caiman Valores: Banking and finance stocks were one of the most unpopular and worst performing sectors in 2011 and this is expected to continue through 2012. This poor performance is reflected by the KBW Bank Index, which at the … Continue reading

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