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IRB shares taken off CESI

Shares of Slovakia's second largest commercial bank, IRB a.s., will be excluded from a Central European Stock Index (CESI), effective April 30, due to low liquidity. The CESI index reflects development of the most liquid stocks on bourses in Bratislava, Prague, Warsaw, Budapest and Ljubljana.

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