UPDATE 2-Cyprus to lift all capital controls on Monday

April 3, 2015 11:22 AM

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NICOSIA, April 3 (Reuters) - Cyprus will lift all capital controls on Monday and President Nicos Anastasiades voiced confidence that its banking system, forced into a chaotic bailout in 2013, is now immune to the crisis in neighbouring Greece.

The Mediterranean island nation became the first and, to date, the only euro zone country to impose capital controls, when its banking system imploded in 2013 and depositors pulled out their funds.

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