credit crunch

Bank gave rate-fixer €80 million bonus in crisis
BANKS

Bank gave rate-fixer €80 million bonus in crisis

‘Wise man’ warns bank levy could spark crisis
ECONOMY

'Wise man' warns bank levy could spark crisis

One of Germany’s “wise men” of economics has cast doubt on the government’s plan to charge banks a levy that would be used to bail out troubled financial institutions, warning on Tuesday it could spark a credit crisis.

ECB warns against taking eurozone recovery for granted
ECONOMY

ECB warns against taking eurozone recovery for granted

Steinbrück mulling state loans to combat credit crunch
ECONOMY

Steinbrück mulling state loans to combat credit crunch