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EU compensation route closed to Spain bank shareholders

Anti-eviction activists block the entrance of a Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters during a protest in Barcelona, November 5, 2012.A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for families that faced eviction. The sign reads, "stop eviction". REUTERS/Albert Gea

Anti-eviction activists block the entrance of a Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters during a protest in Barcelona, November 5, 2012.A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for...more

Anti-eviction activists block the entrance of a Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters during a protest in Barcelona, November 5, 2012.A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for families that faced eviction. The sign reads, "stop eviction". REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Anti-eviction activists protest at the entrance of Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters in Barcelona, November 5, 2012. A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for families that faced eviction. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Anti-eviction activists protest at the entrance of Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters in Barcelona, November 5, 2012. A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for families that...more

Anti-eviction activists protest at the entrance of Catalunya Caixa bank headquarters in Barcelona, November 5, 2012. A group of activists had tried to re-negotiate with the bank regarding mortgages and accepting payment in kind for families that faced eviction. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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