After the stock tumbled 20% on the day, and 45% in the past week, the life support plug appears to have been mercifully pulled. Next up: Dexia's website experiences a "bank of america" moment?
But fear not: here is what the head of the Belgian government would say... if, of course, Belgium had a government.
BELGIAN TWO-YEAR NOTES DROP; YIELD RISES 13 BPS TO 2.35% - BBG
BELGIAN 10-YEAR BONDS FALL; YIELD RISES 3 BPS TO 4.03% - BBG
And the Belgian yield curve starts to bear flatten...