Eurogroup's Dijsselbloem: levy on Cyprus depositors is inevitable

BRUSSELS, March 21 Thu Mar 21, 2013 4:50am EDT

BRUSSELS, March 21 (Reuters) - Eurogroup chairman Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday the problems in Cyprus pose a systemic risk to the euro zone.

Speaking to the European Parliament in Brussels, he said he hoped Cyprus could agree a fairer balance between depositors in their contribution to helping the country out of its difficulties.

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