Spanish banks start to fail…Bank of Spain steps in Favourite Spanish Property Insight › Forums › Spanish Property Forums › Real Estate Topics, News & Discussion › Spanish banks start to fail…Bank of Spain steps in This topic contains 3 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by adiep 8 years, 9 months ago. Author Posts May 22, 2010 at 4:36 pm #55627 AnonymousParticipant The crisis is now starting to hit home in Spain after many months of them thinking it will be a-ok. The bank of Spain has today delved deep to inject 550 million Euros to save CajaSur from going under: http://www.typicallyspanish.com/news/publish/article_26160.shtml It’s not surprising to most of us, Spain is going to be hit by many more failures and the hard times have not even started to kick in yet. Will Germany put up with this? Sure to be an interesting year.. Ian May 22, 2010 at 7:31 pm #98680 adiepParticipant What will the bank of Spain do, that’s the question for me. They can sell the assets and liquidate, prop them up or try and find a buyer. Thoughts? May 23, 2010 at 10:00 am #98686 AnonymousParticipant Turbulent times ahead, of that there is no doubt. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/7753874/Hedge-funds-bet-big-on-the-falling-euro.html But the rescue of the Cajasur is small fry compared to Northern Rock. May 23, 2010 at 5:05 pm #98694 adiepParticipant Small fry, but may represent the dam bursting. Author Posts The forum ‘Real Estate Topics, News & Discussion’ is closed to new topics and replies.