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For Spain’s Santander bank Brazil is number one and ‘absolute preference’

Tuesday, December 4th 2012 - 16:19 UTC
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Emilio Botin chairman of Santander Bank, the leading financial institution in Spain and among the top largest in the European Union said in Sao Paulo that Brazil is the “number one country in Latin America” and the absolute preference of his institution. Read full article


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  • briton

    oh spain, stop moaning,
    either take em to court, or pull out of argieland.

    Dec 04th, 2012 - 07:33 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • GeoffWard2

    It is good for those in Brasil, the UK, etc, that Santander in problematic Spain is isolated from our savings.
    It would be terrible there were to be 'bank-collapse-without-borders'.

    Dec 05th, 2012 - 11:30 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • aussie sunshine

    *bank collapse?? In the EU.....wake buddy you´ve been sleeping too much!!

    Dec 05th, 2012 - 01:28 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Agustin Tomas O'brien Caceres

    Santander at least is owned by the Catholic Church if I am not wrong. So, they have some sort of care and moral for the account holders human rights, which Brazilian banks, for example, do not have at all.

    Dec 05th, 2012 - 05:26 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Shed-time

    So, out of all the countries they could choose as their favourite, it just so happens to be the ex-portuguese colony.

    That says an awful lot.

    Dec 05th, 2012 - 10:49 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
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