The bank reported a 38% year-over-year rise in profit to 1.45 billion euros, or $1.94 billion, from 1.05 billion euros to mark its greatest profit in nine quarters. The figure beat the consensus estimate of 1.36 billion euros, according to Bloomberg.
The stock was up 0.4% to $10.01 at 9:59 a.m.
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