The Globe & Mail
Debt Crisis Economy Debt Crisis The French lender will not be required to retain a stake in Emporiki but will subscribe to 150-million in convertible bonds to be issued by Alpha Bank. Credit Agricole's funding line to Emporiki would fall to pro-forma...
International Herald Tribune
Credit Agricole, the big French bank, said Monday it had begun exclusive talks with Alpha Bank with a goal of unloading its Greek unit, Emporiki, for a symbolic one euro. Credit Agricole, which has the largest exposure of any European lender to the...