Essays Tagged: "Bear Stearns"

Internet Growth and Competitive Differentiation: On-line Travel Agencies

ing from one-person shops to giant American Express, and 270 of them are online" (p. 2). A study by Bear Stearns suggests that only 200 on-line travel sites will still be in existence by 2005 of which ...

(6 pages) 361 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


or as an expense in 1999, according to a study by Pat McConnell, an accounting and tax analyst with Bear Stearns & Co.On the accounting merits, the FASB always had a strong case for fair value acc ...

(9 pages) 81 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Financial crisis

Mae and Freddie Mac following the sub-prime crisis, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, the sales of Bear Stearns and Merrill Lynch and the takeover of AIG by the U.S. Federal Reserve to avert its bank ... Christian Kellermann.�We have already seen some of the consequences: the fall and rescue of Bear Stearns, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, the crisis of A.I.G.. However, the final extent of ...

(13 pages) 402 1 3.7 Dec/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Global Financial Crisis: Causes and Impact

de use of financial leverage by borrowing at lower interest rates and investment in higher interest bearing mortgage based assets. Top five US investment banks, which are now either bankrupt or taken ... ent of the size of the US economy (Labaton, 2008). The result of this additional source of fund led Bear Sterns to increase debt in such a manner that its borrowing to equity ratio was 33 times. Other ...

(9 pages) 318 0 4.3 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Collapse of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers

the bankruptcy or merger of some of the largest companies and financial institutions in the world. Bear Stearns and Lehman Brother were two of the biggest global financial institutions that directly ... global financial institutions that directly impacted the global financial crisis with its collapse. Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers collapse resulted from their heavy investments in the subprime mort ...

(8 pages) 72 1 5.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Bear Stearns

Why was Lehman Brothers allowed to collapse while Bear Stearns was not?The Federal government worked with J. P. Morgan Chase to bail out Bear Sterns i ... torsTime to alertPolitical issue1. Issue of solvencyDifferences in problem facingLehman - solvency, Bear - liquidity-Federal Reserve (Taxpayer money) saw itself as lending against reasonable collatera ... lateral.Bear StearnsBy JPMorgan Chase, $29 billion of Fed money was at risk against a collection of Bear Stearns assets thought to be worth $30 billion. JPMorgan would absorb the first $1 billion if t ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers