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Bank Guarantees

European finance ministers moved to reassure banking customers by agreeing to raise the threshold for bank-deposit guarantees to 50,000 euros ($67,930), from the current level of 20,000 euros, Reuters reported. The move comes after some countries promised unlimited protection for savings, for fear of bank runs.

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