The French bag it

5 Feb 2006 By Chris Hughes

The financial merits of buying the Italian lender at this price are weak. The immediate strategic benefits are questionable too. The best that can be said is that the French banking giant has given itself some new longterm options in a market with growth potential.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)