Macron hails banking agency win as victory for EU commitment

Macron hails banking agency win as victory for EU commitment

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"It's a recognition of France's attractiveness and European commitment," Macron said in a tweet.

Government spokesman Christophe Castaner said hosting the EBA, which is currently located in London, will bring "tens of thousands" of banking jobs to the French capital, which is competing with Frankfurt and other cities to attract London-based bankers.

(Reporting by Michel Rose; Editing by Laurence Frost)

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