FRANKFURT May 9 Germany top financial regulator
BaFin welcomes Chinese interest in German financial
institutions, its president said Tuesday.
The Chinese tourism and finance company HNA and
the Chinese insurer Anbang have expressed interest in buying
stakes in the ailing HSH Nordbank of Germany.
Felix Hufeld, president of BaFin, said he welcomed foreign
investment from abroad, including China. He was asked about the
issue at an annual news conference in Frankfurt.
(Reporting by Tom Sims; Editing by Maria Sheahan)