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Q&A: Why does JPMorgan's $2bn loss matter?
The losses won't seriously hurt JPMorgan, but will weaken confidence in US banks and provide ammo for financial reform.
Last updated: 15 May 2012 09:28 GMT
Obama says JPMorgan loss proves reform needed
US President says even Wall Street's "smartest" need regulating, as bank boss admits $2bn trading loss was "stupid".
Last updated: 15 May 2012 05:57 GMT
JPMorgan executive resigns after trading loss
Chief investment officer quits in wake of US bank's $2bn trading blunder with more senior executives expected to quit.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 16:12 GMT
Explainer: How JPMorgan lost $2bn
JPMorgan invented credit default swaps in the 1990s, but practice proved bank's undoing in recent hedging loss.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 10:22 GMT
JPMorgan loses $2bn in hedging 'error'
Investment bank blames "sloppiness and bad judgment" as loss wipes seven per cent off stocks in after-hours trading.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 11:01 GMT
JPMorgan acknowledges $2 billion trading loss
Analysts say credit-default swap portfolio allegedly designed to hedge against losses was not properly priced.
Last updated: 11 May 2012 02:32 GMT
The bankers' capital war
Banks need more capital in case of future financial crises, but financiers say this would slow economic growth.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2011 12:08 GMT
The class warfare the rich don't understand
The Masters of the Universe evaded responsibility and defiantly demanded more sacrifice from their victims, says author.
Heather Digby Parton
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 09:43 GMT
Stocks gain on Portugal debt sale
Portugal hails bond sale a success as it seeks to avoid a bailout to tackle its debt crisis.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 22:54 GMT
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