Government interventions in the wake of the financial crisis - the European response so far
19 February 2009
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Many large banks have been nationalised. Government intervention packages and state guarantees have tried to re-introduce liquidity into the financial markets and protect the wider economy. Government interventions across Europe are occurring on a size and scale unimaginable a year ago.
Welcome to the first in a series of updates designed to keep you up to speed on this rapidly changing area of the market. This update covers 14 core jurisdictions:
Updated copies of these papers will be available to you through the Financial Market Distress area of our website.
For additional information about the financial crisis, both within and outside of Europe, please refer to our Global Financial Markets Initiative page.
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