Forced an agreement to exit the auto business in three years. If debt isn't paid, banks get effective control of the Italian group.VIVENDI
Refused on June 28 to extend fresh loans to CEO Jean-Marie Messier, leading to his dismissal at the French media group.KIRCH
Cut off lending in March to the German media group, forcing it into bankruptcy.BABCOCK BORSIG
Declined on July 8 to back a proposed $800 million bailout of the bankrupt German heavy-machinery maker.PHILIPP HOLZMANN
Rebuffed efforts in March to engineer a second bailout of the German construction giant.