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Spain is in a situation of "extreme difficulty," says PM Rajoy, speaking to Parliament....

Spain is in a situation of "extreme difficulty," says PM Rajoy, speaking to Parliament. Europe must help with the country's liquidity issues, he says, dropping a big hint by mentioning how helpful the ECB's August 2011 bond purchases were. Madrid gives up gains of about 1.5% as he speaks, now +0.3%.
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  • Banner17
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    Please Mister Banker Won't You Help US!
    5 Jun 2012, 11:12 AM Reply Like
  • maudie
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    How about Spain spend some of the billions they 'invested' in green energy?
    5 Jun 2012, 11:24 AM Reply Like
  • Mad_Max_A_Million
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    How about Obama recover some of the billions he "Blew" in green energy?
    5 Jun 2012, 11:30 AM Reply Like
  • idkmybffjill
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    How about Bush recover some of the billions he "blew" in Iraq?
    5 Jun 2012, 12:00 PM Reply Like
  • lindsay lopez
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    Spain's debt stems from a housing-finance bubble just like the US. They were in surplus before the bubble.
    5 Jun 2012, 12:14 PM Reply Like
  • Bozerdog
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    Spain must make cuts to government funded programs just as we have.
    5 Jun 2012, 11:34 AM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    Here is what bothers me..the Politicians are lying..this guy said just two weeks ago Spain was not going to need any help....and the Bankers are lying...the Spanish banks all passed the stress tests..lol...so how do you go forward when everyone around you is lying...I would punt and buy gold and watch from the sidelines....I think that is 100% safer
    5 Jun 2012, 01:43 PM Reply Like
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