Slovakian cen bank asked to permit capital entry

SLOVAKIA - On 8 June a potential investor in Devin Banka, a.s. officially asked the National Bank of Slovakia (NBS) to permit acquisition of higher than a 50-percent stake in its share capital.

The central bank should decide on the capital entry by the end of June, NBS spokesman Jan Onda informed SITA. Simultaneously, the central bank demanded the investor complete partial data in the application. Devin Banka had earlier announced its efforts to find a foreign investor of Japanese origin, of w