Pekao Beats Estimates as Visa Deal Gain Helps Offset New Tax

  • Second-quarter net rises at fastest pace in over four years
  • UniCredit’s unit booked 263.7 million zloty from Visa deal

Bank Pekao SA, Poland’s second-largest lender, said its second-quarter profit rose 12 percent as it booked a gain from a deal with Visa Inc., which helped it offset an impact of the new bank tax.

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