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Lehman Bankruptcy

Eleazar David Melendez

Jamie Dimon Rewrites History | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 03.01.2013 | Business

Jamie Dimon now claims that he and his bank, JPMorgan Chase, labored to prevent the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers, according to documents filed in ...

Lehman Asks U.S. Judge For $500 Million Barclays Payback

Posted 11.07.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Nick Brown) - Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc -- whose North American business was taken over by Barclays Plc in 2008 -- has asked a U.S. judge...

Lehman Brother Sets Stage For End Of Biggest U.S. Bankruptcy

Posted 08.29.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Caroline Humer and Jonathan Stempel) - Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc filed a new $65 billion bankruptcy liquidation plan that it said has won...

Goldman Sachs, Other Banks Propose Plan To Restructure Lehman Brothers

Posted 06.25.2011 | Business

A group of banks including Goldman Sachs (GS.N) and Morgan Stanley (MS.N) has filed a plan to restructure Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc that would let ...

Lehman Brothers Tricked Clients With 'Goat Poo' Assets, Lawsuit Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK (By Caroline Humer) - Lehman Brothers and Barclays deceived JPMorgan Chase & Co with bad assets that the failed investment bank's own employe...

Lehman's Bankruptcy Advisers Make $1.3 Million Per Day

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

More than two years after it collapsed in the biggest bankruptcy in U.S. history, Lehman Brothers is still shelling out money. The firm's total bankr...

Ryan Grim

New York Fed Warehousing Junk Loans On Its Books: Examiner's Report | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As Lehman Brothers careened toward bankruptcy in 2008, the New York Federal Reserve Bank came to its rescue, sopping up junk loans that the investment...

Lehman Brothers Scandal: Blogs Beat The Mainstream Press On The Key Details | Ryan Chittum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Look, I know that Lehman collapsed a year and a half ago, but this is a major story -- one that finally gets awfully close to putting the crimes in th...

Lehman Bankrutpcy: 'Repo 105,' Bank's 'Accounting Gimick,' Was Like 'A Drug,' Emails Show

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

** UPDATE: Scroll down to see Dylan Ratigan's segment ** The arcane "accounting gimmick" employed by Lehman Brothers as the firm failed in 2007 and...

Shahien Nasiripour

Lehman Bankruptcy Report: Top Officials Manipulated Balance Sheets, JPMorgan And Citi Contributed To Collapse | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Scroll down to read the first part of the report The examiner in charge of investigating the collapse of venerable Wall Street investment house Lehma...

Former Lehman President Wants $233M In Back Pay

WSJ | Patrick Fitzgerald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Joseph Gregory, Lehman's former president. Gregory, once second in command at the investment bank, has filed a claim against Lehman's bankruptcy estat...

Lehman CEO Fuld To Be Terminated Without Golden Parachute

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The chief executive of the failed Lehman Brothers, Richard S. Fuld Jr., will be "terminated" by the investment firm without any bonus, a lawyer for Le...

Stiglitz: The Fall of Wall Street Is to Market Fundamentalism What the Fall of the Berlin Wall Was to Communism

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nathan Gardels

"Obama's diagnosis that our financial sector is in desperate shape is correct. And if it is in desperate shape, that means our economy is in desperate shape."

In a Gloomy Economy, Signs of Light

Robert Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Reed

At a time when the stock market is plunging and a once-venerable Wall Street investment house is going bankrupt, it may seem like all is lost. Not true. In fact, amid the carnage, some examples have emerged that stir --shall we say--a cautious optimism about getting free of this mess.