Ah: you mean like BARCLAYS?<quoted text>
Still speaking. The Greek and parts of the Spanish banking system are in pretty poor shape. Several of the major UK banks are still listed in the top 10 biggest and strongest banks in the world.
Maybe you haven't heard but BARCLAYS was fined somewhere in the $450 billion ball park for FRAUD?
You do remember taking shots at US banks when **YOUR** bank is at the top of the list in the world for FRAUD?
PS: HSBC Holdings has been sued for $9 BILLION for aiding Bernard Madoffs fraud through a network of its foreign feeder funds in Europe, the Caribbean and Central America.