Bailout Nr. 5? Euro Zone Eyes Slovenia's Troubled Banks

The euro crisis has been on the back burner lately, but the problems facing banks in Slovenia are coming to a head. Billions of euros in bad loans make the country a candidate for the next bailout.
NLB is the largest bank in Slovenia, and has been downgraded by ratings agencies to junk status.

NLB is the largest bank in Slovenia, and has been downgraded by ratings agencies to junk status.

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acb -- with wires