Institutional Investor Reports on the Legacy of Lehman Five Years After Its
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/13 -- Five years after the
collapse of Lehman Brothers Holdings triggered the worst financial
crisis since the Great Depression, Institutional Investor today
marked the anniversary with a major editorial package, "The Legacy of
Lehman." In a series of five in-depth articles, II writers shine a
light on the dramatic evolution in the world of finance since 2008,
and show where the big dangers lurk today.
"The cataclysm shook the U.S. financial system to its core and pushed
the world economy to the brink of depression," said Tom Buerkle,
International Editor at Institutional Investor. "Five years later
much has changed, yet big, often incalculable, risks remain."
Institutional Investor's Legacy of Lehman series will include:
-- "Is It Safe Yet?" An examination of the unfinished agenda of
regulation, showing how officials have failed to properly address some
of the biggest problems areas, such as too-big-to-fail banks and the
sprawling derivatives markets.
-- "Taper Tantrum." How the Federal Reserve is weighing its exit options
from the extraordinary monetary policies of the past five years, and
why that move is bound to generate volatility -- and possibly trigger
a new recession.
-- "Emerging Tensions." Why emerging markets economies are no longer a
safe haven, and a look at the factors that will distinguish the
winners from the losers.
-- "Europe's Weak Link." Why European banks remain one of the biggest
sources of systemic risk in the financial system today despite the
belated efforts of banks and regulators.
-- "Renminbi Time." A look at how the Chinese currency is taking major
strides to become a rival to the dollar and the euro notwithstanding
the recent slowdown in China's economy.
The complete series can be viewed by visiting
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