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bail out

To abandon aircraft by parachute and not with the help of an ejection seat, if fitted.
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But Downing Street insisted any funding to stabilise Greece during the process of leaving the eurozone should be for the eurozone countries alone - just like bail-outs for those inside the single currency bloc.
Everyone wants the banks to be more secure to reduce the risk of the need for future bail-outs.
Investors would flee peripherals and plunk their money in safer bets, like German or US bonds, driving up borrowing costs for Rome and Madrid and potentially forcing them into bail-outs, too.
IT could take more than a decade for the government to get its money back following the bank bail-outs as increased regulation and eurozone debt fears drive away investors, it was claimed.
The committee also recommended that banks' retail and investment arms should be broken up to avoid future bail-outs.
Republicans are expected to make big gains after a voter backlash against Obama's health reforms, unemployment and bank bail-outs.
8billion losses in 2008 - and receiving two American government bail-outs totalling pounds 27billion.
It is the latest blow to the beleaguered firm, which needed nearly $70 billion in government bail-outs to stay afloat after the subprime mortgage crisis.
CHANCELLOR Alistair Darling welcomed reports the International Monetary Fund is calling for two new taxes on the banks to pay for future bail-outs.
CHANCELLOR Alistair Darling has welcomed reports that the International Monetary Fund is calling for two new taxes on the banks to pay for future bail-outs.
Banks played a large role in causing the economic crisis and they should do more than just pay back taxpayers' bail-outs," he said.
The credit agency Fitch said the laws could reduce the dependence on state bail-outs.