The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- There is a lot of talk about bank contagion and exposures resulting from the Eurozone crisis. There is much less talk about the high unemployment rates and other hardships being forced on the weaker Eurozone countries by the ECB/IMF cadre. But for now, let's focus on bank contagion and exposure. What do we know? Data from the latest quarterly report of the Bank for International Settlements on "foreign claims" are presented in Table 1. The creditor countries are presented in the left hand column. So for example, France's foreign claim total for the five listed debtor countries is $681 billion.