• VERBATIM: Triggers of the next financial crisis

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Saturday marks the ten-year anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse and the global financial crisis it triggered. Reuters and key global financial figures reflect on the threats that may bring about the next economic catastrophe.
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  • One unintended consequence of Lehman collapse: The birth of a new kind of bank

    10 days ago - By CNBC

    For Revolut's Nikolay Storonsky, various fintech start-ups might not have come about had it not been for Lehman Brothers' fall.
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  • The Treasury Secretary's hectic schedule after Lehman Brothers' collapse illustrates the chaos of the financial crisis

    10 days ago - By Chron

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    Saturday marks exactly 10 years since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the biggest bankruptcy in the history of the United States, and the defining event of the financial crisis.
    The days after Lehman's collapse were a frantic scramble to prevent the collapse of the whole financial system.
    At the heart of that scramble was Henry "Hank" Paulson, the then-US Treasury Secretary.
    An extract from Paulson's calendar two days after Lehman's collapse so just how hectic things were.
    Paulson had 42 calls or meetings between 7.00 a.m. and 1.20 p.m. on September 17, 2008.
    Exactly 10 years...
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  • Lehman Brothers: When the financial crisis spun out of control

    10 days ago - By CNN Mone

    The implosion of Lehman Brothers - and the mayhem it unleashed - was the most terrifying moment for business and the US economy since the Great Depression.
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