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Bankinter

Bankinter: 2Q24 First Take – Sequential NII growth a surprising beat vs. consensus

Jefferies | 3% PBT beat vs. consensus in 2Q24, driven by better NII, fees and costs, only offset by a small miss on impairments. The print confirms NII trends are still positive, with 1% quarter-on-quarter growth (while cons was expecting a step down), as margin dynamics still prove supportive (cost of deposits flat in the Q). Costs were 1% lighter than cons. and trending better than the LSD-MSD year-on-year growth…

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IAG

IAG closes share buyback programme with acquisition of 27.06 million shares, representing 0.5% of share capital

Alphavalue / Divacons | The Spanish-British airline confirmed yesterday in a note sent to the Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) that it has completed the share buyback programme it announced on 1 July. In execution of this programme, the company has acquired a total of 27,064,575 shares, representing 0.5% of IAG’s share capital as of yesterday, said Nicholas Cadbury, chief financial and sustainability officer. The purpose of this programme…