Financial Crisis

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    Discover why some companies, including MBI, AIG, and FNMA, are not worthy of your ...
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    It remains to be seen to what extent Aéropostale can emerge from bankruptcy in better ...
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    How much of a premium does Citigroup's "Living Will" success command? And has the ...
  4. What to Expect From JPMorgan Earnings (JPM)

    The Fed is not likely to raise interest rates in 2016 with the frequency investors ...
  5. General Electric Asks Fed to Remove SIFI Label ...

    Since the collapse of 2008, the GE Capital business has pressured GE's stock, forcing ...
  6. Too Big to Fail Gets Its Day in Court (MET, AIG)

    MetLife Inc. has sued the regulator in charge of the "too big to fail" designation, ...
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  2. An In-Depth Look At The Credit Crisis

    The credit crisis reshaped the financial landscape and changed Wall Street forever. ...
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  1. Which mutual funds made money in 2008?

    Read about the only mutual fund that turned a profit in 2008. Learn about risk-averse investment strategies and the financial ...
  2. Do negative externalities affect financial markets?

    Learn how negative externalities affect financial markets where parties to financial transactions do not pay full costs for ...
  3. What is the difference between disposable and discretionary income?

    See how disposable income and discretionary income are different, with an example to demonstrate why discretionary income ...
  4. What are the major laws (acts) regulating financial institutions that were created ...

    Read about the major federal responses to the financial crisis of 2008, such as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act and ...
  1. 5 Reasons For Corporate Thanksgiving

    In the corporate world, several entities have major reasons to be grateful.
  2. Top 10 Financial Blessings Of 2009

    It's been a tough year for the broad economy, but the fact that we've emerged from ...
  3. 5 Businesses That Started During A Recession

    These companies found success despite being started during economic downturns.
  4. 5 Steps Of A Bubble

    Learn about the five typical steps of a bubble: displacement, boom, euphoria, profit ...
  5. 5 Lessons From The Recession

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Hot Definitions
  1. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  2. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  3. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  4. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
  5. Unlevered Beta

    A type of metric that compares the risk of an unlevered company to the risk of the market. The unlevered beta is the beta ...
  6. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS

    A treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the negative effects of inflation. TIPS ...
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