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    Five years after Lehman bankruptcy, risks remain to...

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    It is five years ago since the collapse of investment bank Lehman Brothers, which was the symbolic moment of the financial crisis.

    The bonus-obsessed risky behaviour of many there - and at other banks - triggered the global economic downturn that left millions out of work and taxpayers worldwide shelling out billions to rescue those companies and stop a meltdown of the entire system.