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Just what the world doesn’t need—a banking panic

"It's hard to know how this is going to end"

By George Magnus  

A man looks at screens displaying financial information at the Stock Exchange in Madrid, Spain, 9th February 2016. ©Francisco Seco/AP/Press Association Images

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