We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Tough talk

11 February 2011 By Neil Unmack

Irish opposition leaders, favoured to win in the polls, want to inflict losses on banks’ senior creditors. Radical writedowns wouldn’t help much, and could destabilise banks across Europe. But a targeted haircut of the debt at Anglo Irish Bank may not roil markets that much.

This content is for Subscribers only

 

Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *

*
*
*

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)