(AFX UK Focus) 2009-12-17 16:04 FACTBOX-Profile of Nigeria's rescued banks (Interactive Investor)

Dec 17 (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank said on Thursday it had received interest from several potential bidders for stakes in some of the 10 banks it is seeking to recapitalise following a $4 billion bailout earlier this year. Mid-tier banks in sub-Saharan Africa's second-biggest economy see the bailout as an opportunity to acquire size and scale up their operations. But concerns for ...
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Added December 17, 2009
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