BRIEF-BBVA says higher Garanti stake to add 240 mln eur to 2016 profit
July 31 (Reuters) - BBVA :
* Says increase of stake in Turkey's Garanti Bank will add about 240 million euros ($262.32 million) to the group's 2016 net profit
* BBVA has increased stake in Garanti to 40 percent Further company coverage: ($1 = 0.9149 euros)
(Reporting by Sarah White, Editing by)
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