RBS Falls on $68 Billion Ireland Loans, Analyst Says

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Here is a list of EU banks with the highest amount of exposure to Irish debt.

It is interesting that the top 4 holders of Irish debt are national governments. No doubt they will be pressing for a bailout of Ireland to protect their investments.

Credit Agricola (which own keytrade), and hsbc - two banks mentioned as ‘safe’ in the wedge thread.

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I have a mental image a and tune of Brian Lenihan surrounded by cockney barrow-boy bond traders all chanting the following football chant in my brain

" Are you lehmans?
ARE YOU LEHMANS?
ARE YOU LEHMANS IN DISGUIIIIIIIIISE…?
AAAAAAAARE YOU LEEEEEMANS IN DIS- GUIISE"

Further evidence of a surge in mortgage arrears. INBS, KBC and now Ulster have admitted increasing arrears.