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Four Years After Bear Stearns, Bank Stocks Charge Higher

It's hard to believe, but today is the four-year anniversary of J.P. Morgan Chase's deal to acquire ailing Bear Stearns for only $2 a share. One financial crisis and one European sovereign-debt crisis later, the S&P 500 is back above 1400 and looking to charge higher.
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Morgan Stanley Explains European Banks Were Perversely Incentivized To Load Up On The Shoddiest Sovereign Debt

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game (5 years ago)

For those who believe European banks aren't dangerously exposed to periphery nations' sovereign debt, here's yet another counter argument. Morgan Stanley's Joachim Fels shows the extent to which European banks have loaded up on gove... Read Post

A Quick Look at the Bear Exodus a Year After J.P. Morgan Deal

Business & Finance : Deal Journal - (6 years ago)

Three quarters of Bear Stearns's most senior bankers have left the investment bank since its acquisition by J.P. Morgan Chase nearly a year ago. Read Post

Let's Take A Second To Remember How The American Banking Landscape Has Changed Since 2006 [CHART]

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game (2 years ago)

It's been just over five years since we last heard from investment banking giant Bear Stearns. As the financial crisis escalated, banks like Bear Stearns were dropping left and right. Even the survivors saw their stock prices plumme... Read Post

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