What is the Euro bailout fund?
4 November 2011 Last updated at 16:39 GMT
Robert Peston, the BBC's Business Editor, explains what the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) is.
The EFSF is currently a temporary fund worth up to 440bn euros set up by the eurozone in May 2010.
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