BanksYesterday it became known that American a hedge - funds Seacliff Capital and Atticus Capital, shareholders of British bank Barclays, have opposed purchases by the British bank Dutch ABN Amro. “ We divide concern of the market concerning that thirst of absorption Barclays will force you to increase the offer, - president Atticus Capital of Timoti Barakett in the letter directed to chairman of board of directors Barclays of Markusu Egiusu has declared. - the Aspiration to risky absorption will do much harm to authoritative management and will anger shareholders, finally having made Barclays vulnerable in comparison with competitors “. President Seacliff Capital James Ellman also has noticed that does not understand logic of the transaction and will vote against it. In April Barclays has offered for ABN Amro $87 billion
the Central Bank has entered a particular treatment of checks
Bank of Russia has entered a particular treatment of checks for the banks which are actively carrying out doubtful operations, the head of the main inspection of the credit organisations of Bank of Russia Vladimir Safronov has informed. During such checks monitoring and operative informing of a management of the Central Bank on the revealed infringements is carried out. In the presence of the corresponding bases the intermediate certificate of check which is the basis for measures of supervising reaction, including for licence withdrawal is made out. “ as practice shows, on such particular treatment within a month are to ten credit organisations “ - Vladimir Safronov has told, having explained that the Central Bank particular treatment has started to spend with the beginning of current year, and two thirds of withdrawn licences have been withdrawn by results of such checks.
Deutsche Bank can enter the Russian retail market
Deutsche Bank would like to expand operations in Russia at the expense of retail business, the head of bank Joseph Akermann has informed. “ We would be interested to have retail base in Russia, but the correct chance " for this purpose should be presented; - he has told. According to mister Akermanna, Deutsche Bank could consider purchase of retail bank in Russia. He considers that the prices which investors now pay for the Russian banks, are high, “ but, if to look at growth potential, they are proved, in particular in long-term prospect “. The bank can consider also possibility of independent creation of retail business in Russia.