IN PICTURES: A Hilarious 15 Year History Of Wall Street

15 year history wall street

Five years after the financial crisis, Wall Street has yet to return to its former glory.

Jobs are still getting cut, regulation is still driving compliance departments made, and even the hedge fund industry can’t beat the S&P.

But if you put everything in perspective, this is nothing. The Street’s been through tough times before, and it’ll get through this too.

So let’s have a little fun looking back at we’ve all been though… in stick figures.

Of course, then there are the personal things Wall Street does to you...

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