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Things worth reading: 1st October 2010

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Things we're reading today include ...

Banks

High street banks names and shamed - BBC
Goldman seeks to kill off the 'vampire squid' with first adverts - The Independent
AIG planning to repay US taxpayer - BBC

Ireland

Fears grow that Irish economy will befall same fate as Greece - The Independent
Ireland to bail out 3 banks, costing billions and renewing fears over deficit - Washington Post
Cost of Ireland's bank bail-out to hit €40 bn - The Telegraph
Crisis as Irish bank bailout grows - The Independent
Bail-out hammers Irish finances - BBC
Hedge funds hold Ireland to ransom over Anglo Irish Bank bail-out - The Telegraph
Anglo-Irish was 'systemic threat' - BBC
Ireland's banking 'nightmare' is ending, says Brian Lenihan - The Telegraph
Ireland's bank bail-out bill: market reaction - The Telegraph
Anglo Irish Bank bailout: timeline - The Telegraph
Timeline: The eye-watering losses of Anglo Irish - The Independent

Europe

Moody's adds to Spain downgrades - BBC
Spain's banks: Two cheers, three tiers - The Economist
The euro zone's trouble spots: The bottomless bail-out - The Economist

World

Tension mounts as China and US trade insults over currency - The Independent
7 major lenders ordered to review foreclosure procedures - Washington Post
Survey Says More Consumers Prefer Online Banking - Payments News

 

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