European Bank Stocks May Double on ECB Loans, Fund Managers

European Bank Stocks May Double on ECB Loans, Fund Managers

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Italian lenders such as Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena SpA and Banca Popolare di Milano Scarl will benefit the most from the ECB initiative aimed at helping banks borrow during Europe’s debt crisis, according to Nicolas Walewski, who manages 2 billion euros in European equities at Alken Asset Management LLP.