Spain's Hell Is A Bankruptcy Lawyer's Heaven
You've seen Spanish youth unemployment rates soaring; been brow-beaten with data on the dramatic rise and acceleration of Spanish bank non-performing loans; and the rate of Spanish capital outflows chart is now ubiquitous; but where there is pain, there is also pleasure. As we are always looking on the bright-side and trying to find a silver-lining, Michael Cembalest provides just such a chart. To wit, the unprecedented surge in corporate bankruptcies in Spain; without question, a boon for the bankruptcy-lawyer industry and perhaps just the economic boost the country needs. Tongue-out-of-cheek, this is just a disastrous chart of reality on the ground.