UniCredit is a major international financial institution with strong roots in 22 European countries and an overall international network present in approximately 50 markets.

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UniCredit said to seek partner for Pioneer

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Italy's largest bank UniCredit is seeking a strategic partner for its asset management business Pioneer, as part of a plan to bolster its capital base, several sources close to the matter said on Wednesday.

UniCredit streamlines structure

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The UniCredit Board of Directors, further to the recommendation of the Nomination Committee, has approved a new organisational structure aimed at simplifying the Group, establishing a more efficient operational set-up, clarifying roles and responsibilities of senior management and bolstering accountability through shorter reporting and decision making lines.

UniCredit hires new CEO

UniCredit has appointed French investment banker Jean-Pierre Mustier as its chief executive on Thursday, a choice that is likely to lead to a multi-billion euro capital increase and asset sales to boost the bank's financial strength.