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BNP Paribas chiefs lose bonuses

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BNP Paribas has slashed the bonuses for its top executives to reflect the impact of last year’s $8.9bn fine for US sanction violations that almost wiped out its annual profit.

BNP Paribas earnings hit by US settlement

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French bank BNP Paribas has reported a sharp decline in full-year net profit on Thursday, of 157 million euros ($178 million) in 2014 - down 96.7 percent on the previous year - on the back of penalties.

BNP revamps trade finance

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BNP Paribas SA, under a yearlong ban on some dollar clearing, is revamping its trade financing, corporate deposit and cash gathering businesses in Europe, the Middle East and Africa in a bid to boost profit.

Some European banks won't survive repeat of 2008 crash

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Europe’s latest bank stress test was flawed, and dozens of the region’s lenders, including Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas, aren’t sufficiently capitalized to improve the economy’s anemic growth or withstand a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis.

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BNP 's Chair looks set to step down

BNP Paribas Chairman Baudouin Prot plans to step down this week, according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision. He would be at least the second senior banker to resign since the bank’s $8.97 billion fine for violating U.S. sanctions.

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