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Spain Bank Bailout

Bank Bailout Approved

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 09.18.2012 | Business

BRUSSELS (AP) — Concerns about Spain's crippling financial problems flared again Friday as even news that the country had been given the final go-ah...

Spain Bank Bailout Could Have Huge Price Tag

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS and ALAN CLENDENNING | Posted 08.22.2012 | Business

MADRID — Spain's troubled banks could need as much as (EURO)62 billion ($78.6 billion) in new capital to protect themselves from economic shocks...

EU Weighs Banking Union, As Spain's Banking System Crumbles

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2012 | Business

* IMF's Lagarde calls on euro zone to stand by banks * De Guindos says direct recapitalisation may be open to Spain * F...

It Could Have Been Worse

Emilio Ontiveros | Posted 08.11.2012 | World
Emilio Ontiveros

Solutions must be contemplated in relation to the magnitude of the problems for which they're destined. And the open-ended problem of the Spanish banking system was, until Saturday, certainly complicated.

Bad News For Spain

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 08.11.2012 | Business

MADRID — Euphoria over a lifeline of up to (EURO)100 billion ($125 billion) to rescue Spain's hurting banks morphed into a financial markets rou...

Euro Zone Agrees To Lend Spain Up To 100 Billion Euros

Reuters | Posted 08.09.2012 | Business

* Euro zone agrees to lend Spain up to 100 bln euros * Spain and Eurogroup say bailout will banish any doubts * Madrid w...

Swedish PM: 'Talk' Spain Needs $100B Rescue Loans

AP | Posted 06.09.2012 | Business

STOCKHOLM -- Sweden's prime minister says there is widespread European agreement that Spain needs to ask for outside help to try to prop up its ailing...