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# Bank Bailout

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S&P downgrades Ireland over growing debt to prop up banks
The rating agency says the EU/IMF loan averted an even deeper downgrade.
The world reacts to Ireland's Black Thursday
International commentators invoke a raft of dire imagery – from bodies flung off skyscrapers to a children’s story book – to describe the economy’s downward trajectory.
In numbers: The banking bailout
Wonder where our billions are going? Here’s a breakdown of the bailout.
Government prepares to take majority stake in AIB as top management departs
Major shake-up at the bank which is to be effectively nationalised.
So... what would happen if the IMF stepped in?
Is the IMF really an all-consuming monster? Check out what an IMF bailout would really mean.
Do we need the IMF? Here's what the world thinks
The BBC says we’re “hideously and perilously” close to Armageddon.
In Ireland, Dangers Still Loom
The New York Times on the growing crisis in the Irish economy.
Irish bonds suffer on Anglo 'haircut' report
Second transfer of loans to NAMA puts pressure on cost of Ireland’s borrowings.
Former Austrian bank chief arrested
Police investigating what went wrong at Hypo bank before it was bailed out by Austrian taxpayers.