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In order to break Spain the speculators need to amass more bets on it failing then the EU structure is willing to counter? And if (and only if) they do so the speculators stand to gain a lot of money? And at the same time borrowing money is dirt cheap due to recession?

Yes, that looks like a really easy way to make billions (though you need billions to start playing).

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by A swedish kind of death on Sun Apr 10th, 2011 at 01:55:01 PM EST

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