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22 July 2014 By Fiona Maharg-Bravo

The Spanish bank won an auction for the bailed-out Catalunya Banc. BBVA was willing to sacrifice 55 basis points off its capital ratio to double market share in rich Catalonia. The price reflects government guarantees, and confidence that banks have turned the corner.

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