May 21st, 2012 | by
Stanislas Jourdan | published in Warning signs | Leave A Comment »
Is there a bank run on the Spanish banks? According to El Mundo, Bankia’s customers did withdraw 1bn euros on a single day last week (the information was then denied by spanish officials). True or not, these allegations are a good opportunity to have a look on the long-term evolution of the deposits in Spain.
May 16th, 2012 | by
Stanislas Jourdan | published in Crisis routine, Warning signs | 1 Comment »
With the crisis, greek banks have been suffering from huge deposit flight. Official figures show that at least 80 billion euros have been moved abroad since 2009. What consequences for the greek economy? And how to address the problem?