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Type Product title / description Pub Price
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

3G mobile phones: 31 million European subscribers in 2005

Published By Datamonitor
06 Mar 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

Banco Espirito Santo: eyeing Spanish high net worths

Banco Espirito Santo (BES), Portugal's third largest private sector bank, is reportedly planning to attract 15,000 new wealthy clients in Spain by opening four or five new private banking offices by the end of 2005. The ability to use its existing client base as a tool to leverage new business will be central to ensuring BES achieves its ambitious targets across the border.

Published By Datamonitor
17 Aug 2005
CommentWire
CommentWire

Barclaycard: Portuguese expansion on the cards

Barclaycard's decision to enter the Portuguese market reflects its desire to continue its international expansion. Portugal is a sensible choice of country since parent bank Barclays [BARC.L] already has a retail banking presence there, and Portuguese consumers are keen credit card users. However it will have to ensure it can achieve the scale necessary to operate profitably.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Jan 2004
CommentWire
CommentWire

Barclays: moving closer to card portfolio growth aspirations in Portugal

In line with the company's international card portfolio growth strategy, Barclays plans to buy Citigroup's Portuguese credit card business. Despite market difficulties due to consumer attitudes to credit, the acquisition is a step in the right direction for achieving company growth aspirations.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Oct 2009
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Car leasing: Portuguese market to nearly double by 2005

Published By Datamonitor
10 Aug 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

Carrefour: divestment of Portuguese hypermarkets

Just two weeks after acquiring Tengelmann's hard discount operation in Spain, Carrefour is making further amendments to its store estate by divesting its hypermarket operations in Portugal. However, Carrefour will retain its hard discounter Minipreco in the country. This is a sound move, as Carrefour's hypermarkets have seen falling sales densities across the EU for a number of years.

Published By Datamonitor
30 Jul 2007
CommentWire
CommentWire

Christian Salvesen: European acquisition sweep

Published By Datamonitor
29 Nov 2000
CommentWire
CommentWire

Christian Salvesen: turnaround of UK transport business essential

Christian Salvesen's half-year results show a small increase in profit and turnover. Yet these largely positive figures hide a mixed bag of geographic and operational performance: while the forthcoming tie-up with APL Logistics is a good strategic move, the company must not neglect critical issues in its home market.

Published By Datamonitor
08 Dec 2005
CommentWire
CommentWire

Diageo: abandoning house(s)

Published By Datamonitor
05 Sep 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

EdP: putting a stop to EdF's expansion in Spain

Following an 18-month battle, EdF's subsidiary EnBW is reportedly ready to sell some of its shares in Hidrocantabrico in exchange for an active role in management. If EdP wins the fight for control of Spain's fourth largest electricity utility, it will be a serious blow for EdF. The French company's international plans have so far been highly successful.

Published By Datamonitor
02 Nov 2001

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