MILAN (Reuters) - The controlling shareholder of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena
The bank has already started legal proceedings. It is seeking 1.2 billion euros in damages from two former executives and investment banks Nomura <8604.T> and Deutsche Bank
The foundation that controls the lender said it supports the bank's decision to start legal proceedings.
Nomura and Deutsche Bank were not immediately reachable for comment.
(Reporting by Jennifer Clark)