Caja


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Caja

A term for a savings and loan in Spain. Cajas began as a way for the economically disadvantaged to save their money; however they have gradually become more like traditional retail and commercial banks.
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Caja tweeted: "I would like to thank all of the Ponte Preta players, fans and technical committee.
With respect to supervision by home country authorities, the Board previously has determined that BFA, Caja Madrid, and Bancaja are subject to comprehensive supervision on a consolidated basis by their home country supervisor.
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The Semilla Cooperativa model and the PDA technology allow us to serve these rural populations that don't have access to any kind of financial services other than traveling to a larger city, which may take an entire day's travel and wages just to get there," said Margarito Saavedra Morales, general manager of Caja Yanga.
In March, the Bank of Spain was forced to take over the running of savings bank Caja Castilla La Mancha and provide nine billion euros ($12.
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British Airways said on Monday it would not exercise its right to share with Caja Madrid the stakes on sale.
The stakes are likely to go to Caja Madrid, a Spanish savings bank.
We will enter into discussions with Caja Madrid in order to maximise the value of our relationship with Iberia," he added.
The USD5bn offer was withdrawn after Caja Madrid, a key shareholder, said it had raise its stake, The Associated Press reported.
SANTANDER, Spain and THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Dutch life insurance and pension company AEGON (LSE: AGN, NYSE: AEG) and Spanish savings bank Caja de Ahorros de Santander y Cantabria ("CAJA CANTABRIA") have reached an agreement to establish a jointly owned bancassurance partnership.
Dutch life insurance and pension company AEGON and Spanish savings bank Caja de