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Spain Requests Help To Save Its Troubled Banks

AP | CIARAN GILES | Posted 08.24.2012 | Business

MADRID (AP) — Spain has made a formal request for a loan to help clean up its troubled banking sector, the Economy Ministry said Monday. ...

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...

Spain Debt Becomes 'Prohibitively Expensive'

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 08.18.2012 | Business

MADRID (AP) — Spain found it increasingly difficult to find buyers for its debt Tuesday when it had to pay a sharply higher interest rate in an auct...

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...

Mark Gongloff

Big Questions Remain After Spanish Bailout

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.09.2012 | Business

While European soccer players were expertly kicking the ball down the field this weekend in the Euro 2012 tournament, European finance ministers were ...

Spanish Hassle Tragic

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.08.2012 | Business

Thing One: Help! Spain Needs Somebody: Seven And A Half Things is all about self-help, but this is ridiculous. Spain, which has warned that it is v...

Bad News For Spanish Banks

Reuters | Posted 07.25.2012 | Business

(Adds details and background) NEW YORK, May 25 (Reuters) - Ratings agency Standard & Poor's cut the ratings on five Spanish banks ...

Moody's Maintains Negative Outlook On Spanish Banks

Bloomberg | Charles Penty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The outlook for the Spanish banking system remains negative because profitability will be "severely tested" as loan demand falls and defaults and fund...