Shareholders call for investigation on ABN Amro

A Dutch shareholders association has asked the European Internal Market Commissioner, Charlie McCreevy, to investigate the Dutch central bank's recent actions in the ongoing takeover battle for ABN Amro.

The move follows recent statements by Dutch central bank, notably from its president, Nout Wellink, that successful bids by both Barclays Bank and a rival consortium consisting of Royal Bank of Scotland, Fortis NV and Banco Santander could result in serious financial stability risks.

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