Outside view of the Deutsche Bank and the Commerzbank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Talks between Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank are proceeding well, a person with knowledge of the talks said on Thursday.

The person was speaking on condition of anonymity after a news report that Unicredit was preparing a rival bid for Commerzbank.

Reporting by Andreas Framke, Hans Seidensteucker and Tom Sims, editing by Riham Alkousaa; Editing by Kathrin Jones

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