Portugal bail-out fails to calm periphery restructuring fears

The bail-out Portugal’s caretaker government is seeking does little to solve its fundamental solvency problem and merely adds to its unmanageable debt burden.

  • 08 Apr 2011
That was the stark message from bankers and analysts on Thursday night, responding to the government’s long-awaited capitulation on Wednesday, when prime minister José Socrates announced that Portugal would seek external assistance in response to what bankers said was immense pressure put on the government by the country’s ...

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