Nov. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Banco Santander SA won European Union approval to buy U.K. bank branches from Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, Britain’s biggest government-owned bank.
The deal won’t harm competition, the European Commission said today in an e-mailed statement.
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