Commerzbank Shares Slide in Frankfurt After Report of Sha

Co. declines as much as 4.4% in Frankfurt trading and falls 2.8% to 10.14 euros at 9:06 a.m. * Commerzbank holding planned share sale for EU2.5bn capital increase this week, newspaper Handelsblatt reported yesterday * The shares will be sold tomorrow and May 15, paper says * Commerzbank wishes to take advantage of current record levels in stocks markets: Handelsblatt * Commerzbank’s press office in Frankfurt didn’t answer calls seeking comment

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