Cantabria, Spain Newswire

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  1. Caixabank plan to boost profitability on cost cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Caixabank SA on Tuesday said it plans to quadruple a key measure of profitability during the next four years by clamping down on costs and boosting revenue amid Spain's modest economic recovery. Spain's No.


  2. Santander replaces U.S. CEORead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Santander Holdings USA, the Boston-based U.S. parent to Santander Bank, said Monday that it has named a former J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. executive as its new CEO.


  3. Spanish stocks - Factors to watch on MondayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The following Spanish stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Monday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy: Iberdrola said on Monday its unit Iberdrola Energia will sell stake in Brazilian energy distributors Coelba and Cosern to Neoenergia.


  4. European Factors to Watch-Indexes to make subdued start to MarchRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    European shares were seen kicking off March on a flat note on Monday, with many regional benchmarks hovering at multi-year highs after the best start to the year since they started trading in late 1986. Futures for the Euro STOXX 50 equity index and Germany's DAX were up between 0.1-0.2 percent, although futures for France's CAC edged down by 0.2 percent by 0710 GMT.


  5. Susan Parker: St. Augustine, Aviles share visits, gifts over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | St. Augustine Record

    Visitors, both official and unofficial, of St. Augustine and of Aviles, Spain, travel to see each other each other frequently these days. Last week yet another delegation from Aviles has been in our town, bringing gifts and seeing old friends.


  6. Just Published: "Challenges and Opportunities for the Wealth Sector in Spain 2015"Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 |

    * The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2010 and the end of 2014. This enables us to determine how well the country's HNWIs have performed through the crisis.


  7. Spanish stocks - Factors to watch on ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    The following Spanish stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy: Spain's Iberdrola SA, through its U.S. unit, will buy UIL Holdings Corp for about $3 billion to create a power and electric utility to be listed in the United States.


  8. European Factors to Watch-Shares seen higher after Greece dealRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Reuters

    European shares headed for a higher open on Monday, with British and German share indexes seen hovering around their record highs after euro zone negotiators agreed to extend Greece's bailout. At 0731 GMT, futures for the Euro STOXX 50, Germany's DAX and France's CAC were up 0.7-0.9percent.


  9. Supersize meRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Economist

    THE successful stockmarket flotation this month of Aena, a state-controlled airport operator, reinforced optimism that Spain's economy is finally on the road to recovery. But to enjoy sustained growth, and to become more resistant to shocks, the country needs to fix a problem it shares with Italy and Portugal: a lack of medium-to-large firms.


  10. No US companies among the 30 most transparentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Biznology

    My recent blog on " Why Transparency is Essential For Building Corporate Brand Trust " generated lots of interest, but also begged a key question - what are the most transparent multinationals in the world, and where do US companies stand in these rankings? Transparency International is the most prominent anti-corruption research organization in the world, and their 2014 study rated the transparency of the top 124 multinationals based on three criteria: anti-corruption programs, organizational transparency, and country-by-country reporting. Surprisingly, there was not any US company near the top of the list .


  11. Spain's CaixaBank makes bid for Portuguese lender BPIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 |

    Spain's third-biggest lender CaixaBank will launch a full takeover for Portuguese rival BPI as it seeks to expand abroad. CaixaBank, Spain's third largest bank, has said it will launch a full takeover for Portuguese rival BPI.


  12. UPDATE 1-Spain's Caixabank offers 1 bln euros for whole of Portugal's BPIRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Reuters

    Spain's Caixabank on Tuesday announced a full takeover bid for Portugal's third-largest listed lender Banco BPI, offering more than 1 billion euros for the 55.9 percent of the lender it does not already own. The cash offer of 1.329 euros per share, or a 27 percent premium against BPI's closing price on Monday, is dependent on obtaining the backing of at least 50 percent of shareholders, including its own 44.1 percent stake, Caixabank said in a statement to the market regulator.


  13. Draghi's QE Plan Could Be Challenged by Bond HoardersRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Bloomberg

    Europe is trying to avert a crippling bout of deflation. Germany wants austerity and less stimulus.


  14. Spain SwissLeaks site Confidencial beats press crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Bangkok Post

    With plunging sales and advertising, Spain's press is in crisis, but one outlet is thriving: news website El Confidencial, which joined in this week's SwissLeaks tax fraud revelations. With plunging sales and advertising, Spain's press is in crisis, but one outlet is thriving: news website El Confidencial Following a trend of influential alternative online news media around the world, it has been compared to US political site Politico and French investigative site Mediapart.


  15. "Spain Wealth Report 2015" PublishedRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 |

    It also includes an evaluation of the local wealth management market. * There were approximately 228,736 HNWIs in Spain in 2014, which held US$968.8 billion in wealth.


  16. Cut the cost of reinvesting dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | MoneyWeek

    Reinvesting dividends is an important part of growing your portfolio over the long-term. But doing so cheaply enough may be difficult.


  17. Madrid court investigating "Falciani list" tax proceduresRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Reuters

    A Madrid court has opened proceedings against two former senior tax officials, in an investigation over how the tax agency dealt with leaked information from 2010 on Spaniards with bank accounts in Switzerland. At the heart of the case is a 10-day window which Spain's tax agency gave account-holders in 2010 to get their affairs in order or face an inspection, according to the court's written ruling, released on Friday.


  18. More tourists, more hotels: Spain is experiencing a renaissance at hotel investments.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | 4 Hoteliers

    Currently hotel projects worth around two billion euros are in the pipeline, report different economy services. More and more existing buildings will be turned into hotels.


  19. Fans rally for Irish coaching legend 'Don Patricio'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Bangkok Post

    An unmarked grave in London is all that is left to remember an Irish football coach cherished by British, Irish and Spanish supporters who are grouping together to raise funds for a new memorial. The man known as "Don Patricio" to a legion of Real Betis and Barcelona fans was born Patrick O'Connell in 1887 and went on to coach Barca during the Spanish Civil War -- the toughest period in the club's history.


  20. Luna's first show in 10 years will be in LA before tour of Spain;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Brooklynvegan

    The reformed Luna are gearing up for their tour of Spain and have announced they'll play a warm-up show beforehand at Los Angeles' The Echo on April 13 . That will be their first show in ten years.