1. Impact of Lehman Brothers Bankruptcy on Individual Wealth. Explain how the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers (the largest bankruptcy ever) affected the wealth and income of many different types of individual whose money was invested by institutional investors (such as pension funds) in Lehman Brothers debit.
2.impact of the credit crisis on financial market liquidity explain the link between the credit crisis and the lack of liquidity in the debt markets. Offer some insight as to why the debt markets became inactive. How were interest rates affected? What happened to initial public offering (IPO) activity during the credit crisis? Why?
3. Transparency of Financial Institutions during the Credit Crisis. Select afinancial institution that had serious financial problems as a result of the credit crisis. Review the media stories about this institution during the six months before its financial problems were publicized. Were there any clues that the financial institution was having problems? At what point do you think that the institution recognized that it was having financial difficulties? Did its previous annual report indicate serious problems? Did it announce its problems or did another media source reveal the problems?
4. CAUSE OF PROBLEMS FOR FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS DURING THE CREDIT CRISIS