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    Market fears continue over Eurozone crisis

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    Breaking records of the unenviable kind - Spain's benchmark borrowing rate yesterday hit its highest level since adopting the euro currency as markets continue to be uneasy about the eurozone.

    The bond rate is a measure of a nation's financial health - a yield just short of seven per cent implies the patient is poorly.

    Finance Minister Luis de Guindos is putting on a brave face: