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Wirecard insolvency filing stuns lenders


Stricken German payments firm Wirecard has filed for insolvency, its management said on Thursday, a week after auditors refused to sign off its accounts. The move has surprised some of its lenders, who said talks to renew roughly €2bn worth of loans were proceeding until Wednesday night.

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