Cyprus Bailout Deal Wins Eurozone Approval

Bulging accounts get hit by a levy of “around 30%” as Moscow slams the EU bailout deal’s effect on Russian-sourced bank funds.

Deposits above 100,000 euros (£85,000) in the Bank of Cyprus will be hit with a levy of “around 30%” under the EU bailout deal, a government official has confirmed.

Spokesman Christos Stylianides told state radio that the charge would be paid as the second largest Greek Cypriot lender is destined to be wound up....more


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