Photo Gallery: Financial Stress and Economic Boom
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Photo Gallery: Financial Stress and Economic Boom

Export Optimism, Financial Fear Bank Balance Sheets Could Torpedo Recovery

Germany's economy is booming thanks to a rapid recovery of global exports. But Europe isn't out of the woods yet. Few know exactly what nasty surprises might be lurking on bank balance sheets across the Continent -- and stress tests might not be enough to reveal them.
Translated from the German by Paul Cohen