Elisa Zaera Cuadrado

DG COMP (Brussels)
Case officer

Elisa Zaera works at the European Commission, DG COMP, unit D-4.

Linked authors

European Commission (Brussels)
DG Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN) (Brussels)
DG COMP (Brussels)
DG COMP (Brussels)
DG COMP (Brussels)


4038 Bulletin

Elisa Zaera Cuadrado The EU Commission decides not to formally intervene following a claim by banks bidding to merge that the Italian banking regulator created obstacles to their respective bids (BBVA / ABN)


"Italian cross-border banking mergers: A case for Article 21 of the Merger Regulation?"* On 29 March 2005 the Commission received the notification of the proposed acquisition by the Spanish bank Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (‘BBVA‘) of the Italian bank Banca Nazionale del Lavoro (‘BNL‘) by (...)