|Author (Person)||Atkins, Ralph, Mallet, Victor|
|Series Title||Financial Times|
Spain sought to ease investors’ fears that it needed a full-scale international bailout of its economy by publishing two independent 'stress tests' on the 21 June 2012 showing that Spanish banks need between €16bn and €62bn in new capital.
The estimates of how much extra capital its banks might need fall well within the sum of up to €100bn that Spain requested for its financial system from its eurozone partners earlier in June 2012.
|Countries / Regions||Europe, Spain|