Euro crisis: it’s the banks, stupid!

At last, leaders of the eurozone are talking about the issue that really matters – the existential threat to the single currency.

Spain reaction: ‘This is a rescue for the rich. The poor will only get poorer’

It has become a common sight at Bankia branches across Spain since the banking group became the first last month to declare it needed a massive injection of funds to shore it up.

Eurozone buys itself some time

States and banks in lethal embrace as key dysfunction unaddressed