LONDON, Feb 19 Senior Santander banker Jose Manuel Campa has been nominated to head the European Banking Authority as it leaves its London base due to Brexit and sets up home in Paris, the EBA said in a statement on Tuesday.
* Comes as Estonian, Danish regulators face scrutiny (Recasts with Danske statement)
BRUSSELS, Feb 19 The recapitalisation of Germany's NordLB bank should be investigated by the European Commission as it likely involved state aid that might have violated European Union rules, two EU lawmakers said on Tuesday.
ATHENS, Feb 19 Greek central bank governor Yannis Stournaras called on the government on Tuesday to rein in a minister who he said had tried to interfere with the bank's independence when he phoned him about inquiries into a bank loan the minister had received.
LONDON, Feb 19 Credit rating firm S&P Global expects Turkey's lira to fall steadily for the next three years and the level of bad bank loans to double to 8 percent in the next 12 months.
Indian shares erased early gains to end lower on Tuesday, with the benchmark BSE Sensex clocking ninth straight session of falls, its longest losing streak in nearly eight years.