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Hitt og þetta 19. apríl 2006

Aktia Savings Bank plc raises its prime rate

Nordic Business Report-April 19, 2006-Aktia Savings Bank plc raises its prime rate
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Finnish financial group Aktia Savings Bank plc said on Wednesday (19 April) that it would raise its prime rate by 0.25 percentage points to 3.00%.

The rise is due to an increase in overall market rates, a better economic climate in Europe, and still higher inflation expectations, according to the bank.

The new rate will apply from 3 May 2006.

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