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Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared

Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades addresses the nation with a televised speech from the presidential palace in Nicosia March 25, 2013. REUTERS/Petros Karadjias/Pool

Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades addresses the nation with a televised speech from the presidential palace in Nicosia March 25, 2013. REUTERS/Petros Karadjias/Pool

Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades addresses the nation with a televised speech from the presidential palace in Nicosia March 25, 2013. REUTERS/Petros Karadjias/Pool
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Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A guard secures an entrance as customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A guard secures an entrance as customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A guard secures an entrance as customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Customers read pieces of paper with information about the capital controls announced by the government as they queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank to wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers read pieces of paper with information about the capital controls announced by the government as they queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank to wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers read pieces of paper with information about the capital controls announced by the government as they queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank to wait for its reopening in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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People wait for the opening of a branch of Laiki Bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

People wait for the opening of a branch of Laiki Bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

People wait for the opening of a branch of Laiki Bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel
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A security guard instructs customers to enter a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A security guard instructs customers to enter a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A security guard instructs customers to enter a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A man prepares to ride his motorbike after leaving a branch of Bank of Cyprus shortly after it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

A man prepares to ride his motorbike after leaving a branch of Bank of Cyprus shortly after it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

A man prepares to ride his motorbike after leaving a branch of Bank of Cyprus shortly after it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel
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A man drinks beer near ATMs outside a branch of the Bank of Cyprus in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A man drinks beer near ATMs outside a branch of the Bank of Cyprus in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A man drinks beer near ATMs outside a branch of the Bank of Cyprus in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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A depositor waits to enter a Laiki Bank branch in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A depositor waits to enter a Laiki Bank branch in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A depositor waits to enter a Laiki Bank branch in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Security guards stand outside a branch of the Russian Commercial Bank, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Security guards stand outside a branch of the Russian Commercial Bank, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Security guards stand outside a branch of the Russian Commercial Bank, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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A customer waits to be served by an employee inside a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A customer waits to be served by an employee inside a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A customer waits to be served by an employee inside a branch of Laiki Bank after the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Customers queue up outside a branch of Laiki Bank as they wait for the reopening of the bank in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Depositors wait outside a Laiki Bank branch shortly before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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An employee reacts while looking out at people and reporters gathering outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An employee reacts while looking out at people and reporters gathering outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An employee reacts while looking out at people and reporters gathering outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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A woman withdraws money from an ATM outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

A woman withdraws money from an ATM outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

A woman withdraws money from an ATM outside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opens in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel
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A security guard stands in front of a branch of the Bank of Cyprus, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A security guard stands in front of a branch of the Bank of Cyprus, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A security guard stands in front of a branch of the Bank of Cyprus, a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island, in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man tries to look inside a branch of Laiki Bank a few hours before the reopening of the banks on the island in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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An employee opens a safe inside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An employee opens a safe inside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An employee opens a safe inside a Bank of Cyprus branch before it opened in Nicosia March 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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