Austrian Meinl Bank now owns a 60 percent share in Banka Slovakia, having purchased it from the National Property Fund (FNM) for Sk360 million (€8.8 million).
FNM spokesperson Tatjana Lesajová stated: "FNM regards the sale price as good, considering the position of Banka Slovakia on the market and its size."
Compiled by Conrad Toft from press reports.
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6. May 2003 at 9:46