French finmin not talking to banks about VW rumours


PARIS, Oct 29 (Reuters) - French Economy Minister Christine Lagarde said on Wednesday she had not discussed with French banks recent market rumours that they had suffered losses on Volkswagen's unexpected share price rise. "We have a telephone conference every day or every two days depending on the circumstances and we never work on rumours," Lagarde told reporters in response to a question on whether she had discussed the rumours, which have hit the banks' share prices. "Rumours feed a ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"French finmin not talking to banks about VW rumours" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Feb 22, 2018

2018 Wards 10 Best Engines Ceremony

Today, WardsAuto begins posting videos from the 2018 Wards 10 Best Engines celebration, held during the North American International Auto Show. In this segment, editors Drew Winter and Tom Murphy kick off the event. Beginning tomorrow, videos with each winning automaker's acceptance speech will begin posting, one daily, in alphabetical order....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×