Posts Tagged ‘collapse’

Eurozone leaders to lend Spain up to $125 billion

Eurozone finance ministers came to Spain’s rescue Saturday, agreeing to lend the ailing nation as much as $ 125 billion to bolster its banks hinging on collapse. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

DealBook: Panel Questions Corzine on MF Global

Jon S. Corzine appeared before the House Agriculture Committee to answer questions about the collapse of his brokerage firm. View full post on Business Stories

Labour seeks tighter controls on media takeovers

Labour is to push for tighter controls on media takeovers following the collapse of Rupert Murdoch’s bid for BSkyB. View full post on UK Business Stories

FSA bows to critics over RBS inquiry

Volte faceby the FSA follows mounting criticism of the way it has handled the fall-out from its 18-month probe into the collapse of one of Britain’s biggest banks View full post on UK Business Stories

Market alarm as US fails to control biggest debt in history

US Treasuries last week suffered their biggest two-day sell-off since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008. The borrowing costs of the government of the world’s largest economy have now risen by a quarter over the past four weeks. View full post on UK Business Stories

New bank rules would protect firms whose collapse would damage larger economy

Bank regulators are planning a fresh wave of rules for the world’s most important financial companies in an effort to ensure that firms considered “too big to fail” are better protected from collapse — and that taxpayers are insulated from the fallout if they do. View full post on Business Stories