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BSI Bank ready to samba under new Brazilian owner

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 06:00

BSI Bank, one of the oldest Swiss banks, is finally out of the freezer and is raring to go under its new Brazilian owner. On Monday, Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual announced it had bought the 140-year old BSI, established in Lugano (Switzerland), from Italian insurer Generali for 1.5