Banking disunion

11 October 2017 By Christopher Thompson

The euro zone is pushing a joint deposit insurance scheme to complete its banking union. But the revised backstop might only kick in if national banking systems pass an invasive health check. It’s a reminder of how far European countries are from underwriting each others’ debts.

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