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Re: Thirteen Years Ago Today

By Baldman15/9 11:31Wed Sep 15 11:31:37 2021In response to Re: Thirteen Years Ago Today

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I remember being asked to be in early on the Monday. We didn’t really trade with Lehman, but our US parent had accounts with both them and Bear. It was kind of mesmerising to watch it all unfold and all the rumours going round about how some of the big boys could be next, even Citi.

It really did seem like the markets were going to collapse. Scared the life out of everyone enough to realise that ‘too big to fail’ was a thing

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