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German Banks May Face Same Problems as French Peers, Welt Says

Aug. 13 (Bloomberg) -- German banks may struggle with the same problems as their French counterparts, Welt am Sonntag said, citing Barry Eichengreen, who teaches economics and political science at the University of California, Berkeley.

In Germany, as in France, banks lack sufficient capital, Welt am Sonntag said, citing the economist. “If growth in Germany gets weaker, those problems could be become visible very quickly,” the newspaper reported Eichengreen as saying.

To contact the reporter on this story: Julie Cruz in Frankfurt at jcruz6@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Andrew Rummer at arummer@bloomberg.net

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