Europe Banks Shape Up Five Years After Lehman as ECB Taking Over

Europe Banks Shape Up Five Years After Lehman as ECB Taking Over

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A cyclist and a motorcyclist wait at a pedestrian crossing outside a branch of BNP Paribas SA in Paris. France’s biggest bank by market value reached a two-year high in Paris trading on July 31 after saying it won’t need to shrink further to meet capital and leverage rules.