Tagged With Financial Crisis

Warren Buffett joked he would be 'eating Thanksgiving dinner at McDonald's' if the US government hadn't bailed out the banks in 2008


Warren Buffett plowed $5 billion into Bank of America during the debt crisis. Here's the story of how the investor helped the bank and made a fortune in the process.


Coronavirus fallout can morph into a global financial crisis, the World Bank's chief economist says



Warren Buffett phoned Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson with a stimulus idea when the financial crisis erupted. It may have saved the US economy


How America should be addressing its 'dirty money' problem around white-collar crimes, according to a legal scholar


No one is coming to save the global economy this time



8 positive things that came out of the 2008 financial crisis


Warren Buffett plowed $3 billion into General Electric during the financial crisis. Here's the story of how he helped the industrial titan.


Warren Buffett loaned $300 million to Harley-Davidson during the financial crisis. Here's the story of how he helped the motorcycle maker.


Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway raked in more than $3 billion from its Goldman Sachs bailout


The UK economy shrank 5.8% in March, the fastest drop in history — and it's only going to get worse


Warren Buffett has weathered multiple market crashes. Here are his 10 best quotes about investing in tough times.



One measure of market stress is mirroring its 2008 moves — and calls for a 2nd dip before recovery


'A fool's game': 4 economists break down what it's like forecasting the worst downturn since the Great Recession


A hedge fund manager who dominated the last financial crisis posted a 26% loss during March's violent sell-offs, new report says


The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan — but it may only salvage the economy for a few months



Coronavirus could plunge the global economy into a 'Greater Depression,' 'Dr. Doom' economist warns


Trump wants to restart the US economy ASAP because he's afraid the tanking stock market will hurt his reelection chances, new report says


An investor who started her career right before the 1987 stock crash breaks down the parallels she sees with today's coronavirus-stricken market


'Big Short' investor Michael Burry made a 'significant' bet that's paying off as coronavirus ravages markets