Spain has a new ‘mega bank’ as La Caixa and Bankia merger approved

Spain has a new ‘mega bank’ as La Caixa and Bankia merger approved

Directors from CaixaBank and Bankia Thursday approved their merger into Spain's biggest lender in a move which will transform the landscape of Spanish banking.

Ex-IMF head Rato on trial points finger at Spain central bank

Ex-IMF head Rato on trial points finger at Spain central bank

Ex-IMF chief Rato in dock again in major Spanish bank trial

Ex-IMF chief Rato in dock again in major Spanish bank trial

Spain court orders ex-IMF head Rato to be tried for fraud

Spain court orders ex-IMF head Rato to be tried for fraud

Disgraced banker found dead on country estate after shooting himself with hunting rifle

Disgraced banker found dead on country estate after shooting himself with hunting rifle

Spanish ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato gets jail sentence for embezzlement

Spanish ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato gets jail sentence for embezzlement

Bailed-out Bankia sees profits slump after Florida sale

Bailed-out Bankia sees profits slump after Florida sale

All ‘legal’, ex-IMF head Rato says in embezzlement trial

All ‘legal’, ex-IMF head Rato says in embezzlement trial

Ex-IMF boss Rato goes on trial over bankers’ luxury sprees

Ex-IMF boss Rato goes on trial over bankers’ luxury sprees

Leaked text chat embarrasses scandal-hit Spanish royals

Leaked text chat embarrasses scandal-hit Spanish royals

Gareth Bale’s record-breaking transfer deal facing probe

Gareth Bale’s record-breaking transfer deal facing probe

Spain’s bailed-out lender to pay back small investors

Spain’s bailed-out lender to pay back small investors

Misled shareholders file class action lawsuit against Bankia

Misled shareholders file class action lawsuit against Bankia

Victory for ‘misled’ investors as Bankia ordered to repay

Victory for ‘misled’ investors as Bankia ordered to repay

Spanish prosecutors demand four years jail for ex-IMF chief

Spanish prosecutors demand four years jail for ex-IMF chief

Bailed-out Spanish bank reports profits jump

Bailed-out Spanish bank reports profits jump

Court orders €800m bond in stocks probe

Court orders €800m bond in stocks probe

Bailed out Spanish bank ‘cooked books’

Bailed out Spanish bank ‘cooked books’

Bailed-out Bankia sees profits soar

Bailed-out Bankia sees profits soar

Finally: Spain’s leaders face up to corruption fury

Finally: Spain’s leaders face up to corruption fury

‘Pirate’ bankers face court in freebies row

‘Pirate’ bankers face court in freebies row

Former IMF chief named in credit card scandal

Former IMF chief named in credit card scandal

Santander profits jump nearly 40 percent

Santander profits jump nearly 40 percent

Spain’s bad bank sees profits surge

Spain’s bad bank sees profits surge

Bankia profits soar 50 percent in first quarter

Bankia profits soar 50 percent in first quarter

Spain dumps stake in €20bn ‘catastrophe bank’

Spain dumps stake in €20bn ‘catastrophe bank’

Spain rolls out plans to flog off failed bank

Spain rolls out plans to flog off failed bank

Bank bosses called up in major fraud probe

Bank bosses called up in major fraud probe

Rescued Spanish Bankia on the mend: report

Rescued Spanish Bankia on the mend: report

‘Bankrupt’ protestors hit with flood of fines

‘Bankrupt’ protestors hit with flood of fines

Downgrade deepens debt misery for Spanish banks

Downgrade deepens debt misery for Spanish banks

Judge frees bank boss after court rejects probe

Judge frees bank boss after court rejects probe

Bank boss faces jail time in Florida takeover row

Bank boss faces jail time in Florida takeover row

Bankia sells US arm to Chile’s BCI for €683m

Bankia sells US arm to Chile’s BCI for €683m

Spaniards rail at Bankia as savings evaporate

Spaniards rail at Bankia as savings evaporate

Spain reins in ‘unruly’ regional banks

Spain reins in ‘unruly’ regional banks

Ratings group shuns Spanish banks

Ratings group shuns Spanish banks

‘Give us back the cash you stole’: pensioners

‘Give us back the cash you stole’: pensioners

Banks’ bad debts edge up once more

Banks’ bad debts edge up once more

Spain banks don’t need more rescue cash: EU

Spain banks don’t need more rescue cash: EU

Spain’s ‘bad bank’ absorbs dodgy debts

Spain’s ‘bad bank’ absorbs dodgy debts