I want it all

31 Jan 2012 By Fiona Maharg-Bravo

Extra provisions for bad loans knocked the Spanish bank’s earnings by 35 pct in 2011. The new government will require an even bigger buffer this year, while European regulators are forcing it to maintain high capital ratios. The balancing act may come at shareholders’ expense.

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