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Bernanke defends AIG bailout in court

Ex-Fed chair used email alias ‘Edward Quince’ in insurer’s rescue correspondence Asia homepage

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Geithner defends US action in AIG bailout

Testimony in Greenberg suit focuses on whether insurer’s shareholders were ‘wiped out’ Asia homepage

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€1bn bailout for troubled Euro Disney

US parent acts after park hit by falling visitors, heavy debt Asia homepage

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RX For Revisionist Bunkum: A Lehman Bailout Wouldn’t Have Saved The Economy

By David Stockman: Here come the revisionists with new malarkey about the 2008 financial crisis. No less august a forum than the New York Times today carries a front page piece by journeyman financial reporter James Stewart suggesting that Lehman … Continue reading

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Putin defends Russia’s bailout of Ukraine

Speaking at his annual news conference in Moscow, president says Russia’s offer to temporarily cut gas prices to Kiev by a third could be extended Asia homepage

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Russia Gives Ukraine Bailout Package of at Least $20 Billion – Wall Street Journal

NDTV Russia Gives Ukraine Bailout Package of at Least $ 20 BillionWall Street JournalKIEV, Ukraine—Russia lavished Ukraine with a bailout package worth at least $ 20 billion Tuesday, trumping the West in a Cold War-tinged struggle that keeps the former … Continue reading

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Russian bailout wins Ukraine economic respite but deepens political rift – Reuters UK

CNN Russian bailout wins Ukraine economic respite but deepens political riftReuters UKMOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich has secured a $ 15 billion (£9 billion) bailout from Russia, offering respite for an economy heading ever closer to default but … Continue reading

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Bailout moves Ukraine closer to Moscow – Financial Times

The Guardian Bailout moves Ukraine closer to MoscowFinancial TimesViktor Yanukovich, Ukraine's president, took a decisive step towards Moscow's orbit on Tuesday when he agreed to a massive bailout of his country via Russian investment of $ 15bn in Ukrainian bonds … Continue reading

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Ireland to exit bailout without backstop

Dublin will not have line of credit from EU rescue fund as it returns to the bond market in December, government announces Asia homepage

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Renesas gets $1.5 billion bailout from government, customers

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese chipmaker Renesas Electronics Corp received on Monday the 150 billion yen ($ 1.53 billion) bailout pledged last year by a government-led fund and major customers to aid the company’s restructuring efforts. Eight of Renesas’ customers, including … Continue reading

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