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France seeks German and British help to lower BNP fine

24.06.14 @ 09:14

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The FT reports, citing French officials, that president Hollande has asked Germany and the UK to lobby the US to reduce a fine for French bank BNP Paribas, due to pay up to $9bn for violating Iran and Cuba sanctions. France says German banks are equally exposed, the FT noted.