Netherlands SNS Reaal Nationalized

February 1, 2013 - 11:31 AM
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2013 file photo, Dutch Finance Minister and chief of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem addresses the media at the EU Council in Brussels. Dijsselbloem on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 nationalized the long-suffering bank and insurance company SNS Reaal NV to prevent a disorderly bankruptcy and will spend euro 3.7 billion ($5 billion) to recapitalize it. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File)