Money Flies Out Of Spain, Regions Pressured


MADRID (Reuters) - Spaniards alarmed by the dire state of their banks are squirreling money abroad at the fastest rate since records began, figures showed on Thursday, and the credit ratings of eight regions were cut.

Senh: I guess they're following the Greeks.

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