Belgian lender Dexia will take a charge of €3.6B for the coming sale of U.S. based MBS, as it...

|By:, SA News Editor

Belgian lender Dexia will take a charge of €3.6B for the coming sale of U.S. based MBS, as it continues to offload impaired assets accumulated prior to the GFC and wean itself off state support. European markets hiccuped earlier this morning as Dexia shares were halted pending an announcement.