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Credit Agricole to Build Its Own Saudi Bank After Stake Sale

(Bloomberg) — Credit Agricole SA plans to build its own corporate and investment bank in Saudi Arabia after selling the final portion of its stake in Banque Saudi Fransi.



a car parked in a parking lot in front of Hoover Building: The offices of Banque Saudi Fransi stand in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Banque Saudi Fransi was the sixth largest broker in the kingdom last year, according to data from the stock exchange.


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The offices of Banque Saudi Fransi stand in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Banque Saudi Fransi was the sixth largest broker in the kingdom last year, according to data from the stock exchange.

The French lender sold its remaining 4% holding for 1.45 billion riyal ($387 million) to two Saudi government-related institutional investors, Credit Agricole said in a statement on Monday, without identifying the entities. The shares were sold at 30 riyals each and will help shore up Credit Agricole’s capital.

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The disposal ends Credit Agricole’s decades-long investment in one of the kingdom’s largest corporate banks. The French firm is plotting its own path in a region awash with mega-bond deals as well as stake sales by state-owned entities.

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Kitchen gadgets, tech gear, and more on sale already at Black Friday prices

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Cyber Monday has come early this year.
Cyber Monday has come early this year.

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There are still three more months of 2020, which means you have around 100 days to make it a better year. There is hope for us yet. Step one — treat yourself.

For one weekend only, you can slash an extra 20% off these gadgets and gizmos because why the hell not have a huge sale in September? There are deals on kitchen appliances, phone and computer accessories, sanitizing equipment, and more. Just use the code VIPSALE20 at checkout to knock down the price. 

Cashew Smart Wallet with Biometrics and Bluetooth

With fingerprint authentication and integrated Bluetooth, this wallet doesn’t just hold your money and cards — it ensures they’re

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These best-selling tech gadgets are on sale this week

With summer in full force, there are a huge number of sales hitting the web, and now is the time to pull the trigger and buy all that great gear you’ve been eyeing all year. From flash drives and telephoto kits to Bluetooth headphones and Google Home accessories, this list has something for every tech-lover, and each item is on sale for a limited time. Enjoy.

1. Sinji Smartphone Telephoto Kit

MSRP: $56 | Sale Price: $24.95 (54% off)

Take your photography game to the next level with this powerful and portable telephoto kit. You’ll be able to snap shots with 12x magnification, and an adjustable tripod stand will give you the stability you need to capture the perfect photo in any environment.

2. Jam Audio Tune In Neckband Style Bluetooth Headphones

MSRP: $50 | Sale Price: $29.95 (40% off)

These best-selling Bluetooth headphones are a must-have item for serious

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