MADRID, April 14 Spanish banks borrowed 184.9
billion euros ($256.8 billion) from the European Central Bank in
March, down 3 percent from February, according to Bank of Spain
data released on Monday, marking the nineteenth consecutive
month of falls.
Borrowing from the ECB was 190.6 billion euros in February.
Spain's banks took an all-time high of 411 billion euros
from the ECB in August 2012, the year the country was granted 41
billion euros in financial aid for its troubled lenders.
($1 = 0.7201 Euros)
(Reporting by Fiona Ortiz; Editing by Sarah Morris)