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Bear Stears Collapse

Taxpayers Assume Burden As Bear Gets Bailed Out

ABC News | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wall Street investors couldn't applaud enough last week when the Federal Reserve rode in and rescued investment bank Bear Stearns from bankruptcy. Bu...

Bear Stearns Staff Face Reality Of Buyout

Reuters | Chris Reiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Employees at Bear Stearns Cos were hardly celebrating the day after JPMorgan Chase & Co raised its bid for Bear five-fold. Instead, resignation, bitt...

Bear-JP Morgan: Do You Really Want Government Dictating Takeout Prices?

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Read between the lines of the Bear Stearns-JP Morgan story and it seems clear that the parties who insisted on the original $2 deal price were not JP ...

Jim Cramer (Kind Of) Owns Up To His "Bear Stearns Is Fine" Comments

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Jim Cramer became a feast for late night comedy after he called Bear Stearns "fine" a week before its spectacular collapse. Cramer appeared on CNN's ...

Cramer Called Bear Stearns "Fine" Just A Week Ago

CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

What a difference a week makes. On Tuesday, March 11, Jim Cramer assured "Mad Money" viewers that Bear Stearns was doing fine. Specifically, he remark...