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Protesters in Spain
Friday, May. 25, 2012

Open quoteA bank run can happen very quickly. You are fine the night before, but on the morning after it's too late. Close quote

  • expert on international fund flows for Citigroup. Growing transfers out of Spanish banks reflect a broader fear that the country's problems could make it hard for Spaniards to get to their money if banks fail and cannot be supported by the government.
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