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Lehman Brothers Collapse

Jillian Berman

Here's What Happens When You Quit Wall Street And Take A Vow Of Celibacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 11.01.2013 | Business

When the financial industry cratered five years ago, Rasanath Dasa was one of the lucky investment bankers who did not lose his job. Still, he wasn't ...

Ben Hallman

Where Are They Now?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 09.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Five years after the fourth-largest U.S. investment bank collapsed, sparking a panic that many believed would bring down the world financi...

Erin Callan, Lehman Brothers' Former CFO, Feels Guilty, But Not For The Reason You'd Imagine

Emily Peck | Posted 05.11.2013 | Business
Emily Peck

Erin Callan feels awful about all the time she spent working to get to the top of the corporate ladder. And who in her position wouldn't?

Eurozone Downturn 'Becoming Deeper And More Broad-Based'

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2012 | Business

 Composite PMI suggests 0.6 pct Q2 contraction  Manufacturing, composite PMIs lowest since June 2009  Servic...

JPMorgan May Be Fined Over Lehman Demise

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Business

April 4 (Reuters) - A U.S. regulator is set to penalize JPMorgan for actions linked to the demise of investment bank Lehman Brothers at the height o...

Alexander Eichler

Report Highlights Legality Of Lehman Brothers 'Gut Feeling' Business

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.09.2011 | Business

In the years leading up to its collapse, Lehman Brothers nearly doubled its risk and took a scattershot approach to valuing its assets, according to a...

Lehman Wins Approval To End Largest Bankruptcy In U.S. History

Reuters | Posted 02.05.2012 | Business

NEW YORK - Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc on Tuesday won court approval for its reorganization plan, allowing it to end the largest bankruptcy in U....

Government Denied Lehman, But Bailed Out Other Wall Street Firms, Fuld Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP, By Marcy Gordon) -- Federal bank regulators on Wednesday defended their actions leading up to the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the ...

Hudson Castle: Lehman Brothers' Secret Debt Mule

New York Times | LOUISE STORY and ERIC DASH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It was like a hidden passage on Wall Street, a secret channel that enabled billions of dollars to flow through Lehman Brothers. In the years befor...

Lehman Brothers 'Terrifying' Culture Exposed In New Book 'The Devil's Casino' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Lehman Brothers' corporate culture was "terrifying," says Vicky Ward, the author of the new book "The Devil's Casino" about the company's collapse...

Lehman Trader: "It Was Like We Had Won The Super Bowl -- But The Opposite"

CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CNBC talks to a Lehman trader trying to figure out what's next. He says that the circus surrounding the collapse of the former financial giant was lik...

From One Disaster To Another

Hale "Bonddad" Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Hale

The problem is everybody is writing down debt and these writedowns are what is leading to events like the Lehman collapse. There is no reason to think we are anywhere near done with these problems.