Some Banks Need to Strengthen Balance Sheets: Alloatti

Hermes Fund Managers Senior Credit Analyst Filippo Maria Alloatti discusses the broader picture for banking with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown." Lloyds joined Deutsche Bank in posting first-quarter earnings that surpassed forecasts and the Bank of Japan held off on expanding monetary stimulus, as Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and his colleagues opted to take more time to assess the impact of negative interest rates.

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