Banco Santander SA (SAN.N)
* Transcom's new contract with Banco Santander is valid for two years, starting on July 1, 2015 Source text for Eikon:
WARSAW, June 1 - Poland's biggest insurer PZU SA has submitted an offer to buy Raiffeisen Polbank, Poland's seventh largest lender by assets, two sources familiar with the matter said, taking another step towards creating its own banking group.
LONDON, May 28 - Banco Santander and two of Canada's largest pension funds said on Thursday they were launching a joint fund to invest in renewable energy projects, following the transfer of 19 assets previously owned by the Spanish lender.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) BARCELONA, May 22 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Spain-based Banco Santander, S.A.'s (Santander) and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria's (BBVA) Long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'A-' and Viability Ratings (VRs) at 'a-'. The Outlook on their Long-term IDRs is Stable. At the same time, Fitch has affirmed these banks' Short-term IDRs at 'F2', Support Ratings (SRs) at '5' and Support Rating Floors (SRFs) at 'No Floor'. A ful
* Said on Wednesday it had placed 8.56 percent of NH Hotel Group SA on behalf of Banco Santander SA at 5.10 euros per share, 153 million euros ($170 million) in total Source text for Eikon:
* Accelerated bookbuilding on NH Hotels is on behalf of Banco Santander
MADRID, April 28 - Santander on Tuesday showed the benefits of a drive to boost lending across its main markets, which helped the bank to produce a 32 percent jump in first-quarter profits.
April 28 - Banco Santander SA Chief Executive Jose Antonio Alvarez:
MADRID, April 28 - The euro zone's biggest bank Santander on Tuesday reported a 32 percent rise in first-quarter profit from a year earlier, boosted by rising net earnings from loans and a drop in bad debt charges.
* bank expects to complete deal with Santander on asset management units by end of the year Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
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