ZURICH, Nov 1 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN.S) on Tuesday confirmed an extraordinary general meeting will take place on November 23 for shareholders to approve a proposed capital increase.
The embattled bank is hoping to raise 4 billion Swiss francs ($4.01 billion) in fresh capital to fund its restructuring and pad its balance sheet following a string of scandals and losses.
($1 = 0.9982 Swiss francs)
Reporting by Noele Illien
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