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  • *Second-quarter operating profit 1.22 bln euros. STOCKHOLM, July 20- Nordea, the Nordic bank named most in the Panama Papers, conceded on Wednesday it had not always done enough to safeguard fully against crimes such as money laundering and said it was taking steps to avoid any repeat. Von Koskull replaced Christian Clausen as CEO in November and vowed to get to the...

  • STOCKHOLM, July 7- Swedes rarely use cash, but building firm owner Piotr can't get enough of the stuff. A record 163,000 asylum seekers arrived in Sweden in 2015, along with thousands of migrant workers mainly from eastern Europe who were attracted to one of the fastest growing economies in Europe. But while the cheap labour may be good for Piotr, government...

  • STOCKHOLM, July 7- Swedes rarely use cash, but building firm owner Piotr can't get enough of the stuff. A record 163,000 asylum seekers arrived in Sweden in 2015, along with thousands of migrant workers mainly from eastern Europe who were attracted to one of the fastest growing economies in Europe. But while the cheap labor may be good for Piotr, government...

  • STOCKHOLM, July 7- Swedes rarely use cash, but building firm owner Piotr can't get enough of the stuff. A record 163,000 asylum seekers arrived in Sweden in 2015, along with thousands of migrant workers mainly from eastern Europe who were attracted to one of the fastest growing economies in Europe. But while the cheap labor may be good for Piotr, government...

  • STOCKHOLM, July 7- Swedes rarely use cash, but building firm owner Piotr can't get enough of the stuff. A record 163,000 asylum seekers arrived in Sweden in 2015, along with thousands of migrant workers mainly from eastern Europe who were attracted to one of the fastest growing economies in Europe. But while the cheap labour may be good for Piotr, government...

  • WEDNESDAY, JULY 6 VESTAL, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley meets with Binghamton University researchers and Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council members to discuss economic development projects, and tours the BU Innovate Technologies Complex- 1200 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank governing...

  • *EBA and EMA agencies seen leaving London post Brexit. *Milan mayor visits London as EU cities promote themselves. MILAN/ LONDON, July 5- Milan's new mayor Giuseppe Sala will fly into London on Wednesday, stepping up a battle between European cities competing to wrest two prestigious European Union agencies from London in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the...

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger speaks at the Eighth ECB Statistics Conference- "Central Bank Statistics: moving beyond the aggregates"- 1700 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank board member Yves Mersch speaks on the occasion of the unveiling of the new 50- euro banknote at the European Central Bank- 1205 GMT.

  • MONDAY, JULY 4 BARCELONA, Spain- European Central Bank board member Ignazio Angeloni speaks at the Caixabank Lecture Series at Caixabank- 0910 GMT. Speakers: ECB President Mario Draghi and board members Peter Praet and Sabine Lautenschlaeger, ECB board member and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey Former Deputy Governor Turalay Kenc and Bank of Greece...

  • DHAKA/ MUMBAI, July 3- Some leaders of Bangladesh's $26 billion garment industry expect Western fashion retailers to review their ties with the world's second-largest garment exporter after 18 foreigners were killed in an attack on a Dhaka restaurant. Bangladesh, one of the world's poorest countries, relies on garments for around 80 percent of its exports and...

  • LONDON/ FRANKFURT July 3- Shareholders of the London Stock Exchange will vote on Monday on whether to back a $27 billion merger with Deutsche Boerse, even though the deal may have to be tweaked following Britain's decision to leave the European Union. Germany's markets watchdog BaFin said last week that London could not host the headquarters of the planned...

  • SUNDAY, JULY 3 AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- European Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure participates in a session "The EU is dead, long live the EU!" MONDAY, JULY 4 BARCELONA, Spain- European Central Bank board member Ignazio Angeloni speaks at the Caixabank Lecture Series at Caixabank- 0910 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting- 0430 GMT.

  • LONDON- European Central Bank Chief Economist Peter Praet speaks at Financial Times "Festival of Finance"- 1000 GMT. PARIS- European Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure participates in a roundtable discussion on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Paris Club- 0715 GMT. MONDAY, JULY 4 BARCELONA, Spain- European Central Bank board member Ignazio Angeloni...

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank to publish minutes of June interest rate meeting- 1130 GMT. LONDON- European Central Bank Chief Economist Peter Praet speaks at Financial Times "Festival of Finance"- 1000 GMT. PARIS- European Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure participates in a roundtable discussion on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Paris Club-...

  • Four years on, falling sales for sites like Jumia and slower growth from Nigeria to Russia and Brazil is casting doubt on Rocket Internet's ambition to become the world's biggest Internet company outside the United States and China. The devaluation of Nigeria's naira last week is a new blow for Jumia, which now operates in more than 20 countries in Africa.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *UK Labour lawmakers declare no confidence in leader. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic confusion unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union last week, after the IMF said the uncertainty could put pressure on...

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *UK Labour lawmakers declare no confidence in leader. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic confusion unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union last week, after the IMF said the uncertainty could put pressure on...

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *UK Labour lawmakers declare no confidence in leader. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic confusion unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union last week, after the IMF said the uncertainty could put pressure on...

  • SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger participates in a session on "Financial regulatory changes" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking- 0800 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank board member Vitor Constancio participates in a session on "Financial regulatory changes" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking- 1030 GMT.

  • SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger participates in a session on "Financial regulatory changes" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking- 0800 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank board member Vitor Constancio participates in a session on "Financial regulatory changes" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking- 1030 GMT.