OPINION

Treat bank mergers with care

The process of recapitalizing Greek banks and the issue of mergers and acquisitions need to be handled with complete transparency and according to strict rules and regulations.

Creating the impression that the government is implementing a previously agreed upon plan — which no one is fully familiar with or has studied adequately for that matter — with regard to the banking sector?s rearrangement, is particularly damaging to the country?s reputation.

Banks are vital for the country?s development and the process of M