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In Portugal, Ex-Official at Major Bank Is Investigated Ricardo Esprito Santo Silva Salgado, the former bank official, has been detained by authorities, the attorney generals office in Portugal said on Thursday.
New York Times | 12 hours, 14 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Former Banco Esprito Santo CEO arrested in Portugal Prosecutors say Ricardo Esprito Santo Salgado detained in connection with money laundering and tax evasion investigationRicardo Espírito Santo Salgado, the patriarch of Portugal's beleaguered Esprito Santo banking family and former CEO of Banco Esp
The Guardian | 16 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Former BES CEO Salgado detained, to appear before judge: official LISBON (Reuters) - Ricardo Espirito Santo Salgado, the patriarch of Portugal's beleaguered Espirito Santo banking family and former CEO of Banco Espirito Santo , was detained by law officials on Thursday and will appear before a judge, prosecutors said.
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Lisbon rallies as European shares edge higher * Lisbon's PSI-20 equity index outperforms with 1.7 pct rise * PSI-20 lifted as investors take stake in BES * Investors keeping wary eye on Ukraine crisis LONDON, July 23 (Reuters) - Portugal's stock market outperformed other European bourses on Wednesday
Yahoo! News | Jul 23, 2014 4:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Goldman Sachs says BES investment was on behalf of clients Goldman Sachs's 2.27 percent interest in Portugal's Banco Espirito Santo was acquired on behalf of clients, the U.S. investment bank said in a statement on Wednesday afternoon. Shares in BES soared as much as 19.6 percent Wednesday after the ban
Yahoo! News | Jul 23, 2014 3:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Eddie Vedder sings 'Imagine' in response to criticism Eddie Vedder has a message for his critics: "Imagine."The Pearl Jam frontman addressed recent criticism of his anti-war comments by playing the John Lennon classic at a solo show Friday in Meco, Portugal."I think it is the most powerful son | Jul 22, 2014 8:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Antonio, Texas
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BES sells private bank as shareholder placed under management The main shareholder of troubled Banco Espirito Santo (BES) was placed in receivership on Tuesday as Portugal's largest listed lender announced it has sold off the bulk of its Swiss-based private bank. Luxembourg's district court in a statement
Yahoo! News | Jul 22, 2014 6:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cristiano Ronaldo: Im feeling fit and healthy - video Real Madrid striker Ronaldo" href="/topics/c/Cristiano_Ronaldo/index.html" class="tpc">Cristiano Ronaldo makes his first public appearance since Portugal's early exit from the Brazil World Cup. Speaking at a promotional event in Tokyo, Ronaldo says he is injury-free and excited for the upcoming season. 'I'm really focuse
The Guardian | Jul 22, 2014 11:27 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Bank crisis further rattles Portugal economy Portuguese Economy Minister Antonio Pires de Lima admitted on Monday that a crisis engulfing the giant Banco Espirito Santo group could affect the country's recovery, but insisted Portugal's "upturn is stronger". "The crisis in th
Yahoo! News | Jul 21, 2014 11:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Angola's president ordered $5.7 bln guarantee of BES-linked loans-newpaper By Andrei Khalip LISBON (Reuters) - Angola's president personally ordered that the state guarantee up to $5.7 billion in troubled loans belonging to the Angolan unit of Portugal's financially compromised Banco Espirito Santo, a Portuguese newspa
Yahoo! News | Jul 20, 2014 11:09 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend