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Free read The Lost Bank ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Read & Download ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB à Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download List for the Pulitzer Prize and the Gerald Loeb Award She takes readers into boardrooms and bedrooms revealing the power struggles that pitted regulators at the Office of Thrift Supervision and the FDIC against one another and the predatory negotiations of investment bankers and lawyers who enriched themselves during the bank’s rise and then devoured the decimated bank in its final days Written as compellingly as the finest fiction The Lost Bank makes it clear that the collapse of Washington Mutual was not just the largest bank failure in American history It is a story of talismanic ualities reflecting the incredible rise and the precipitous collapse of not only an institution but of trust fortunes and the marketplaces for risk across the wor. Washington Mutual was the biggest bank failure in the US With 3600 branches and 43000 employees spread across the nation US 128 billions in deposits and assets of US 310 billions there just was no reason why the bank should not have been bailed out and allowed to fail It appears that the US Government wanted to do away with community banks and hence this decision By the end of the financial crisis of 2008 than 250 community banks big and small had been allowed to fail inspite of the US 700 billion bail out packageIn her book The Lost Bank Kristen Grind has wonderfully recounted

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Free read The Lost Bank ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Read & Download ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB à Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download Based on reporting for which the author was named a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Gerald Loeb Award this book traces the rise and spectacular fall of Washington MutualDuring the most dizzying days of the financial crisis Washington Mutual a bank with hundreds of billions of dollars in its coffers suffered a crippling bank run The story of its final brutal collapse in the autumn of 2008 and its controversial sale to JPMorgan Chase is an astonishing account of how one bank lost itself to greed and mismanagement and how the entire financial industry and even the entire country lost its way as well Kirsten Grind’s The Lost Bank is a magisterial and gripping account of these events tracing the cultural shifts the cockamamie financial en. Back about 2007 I started using Washington Mutual as my main bank That was because it was located across the parking lot from my workplace and paid out the highest interest on savings accounts of any bank I knew of A year later it went bust I was wholly unaffected thanks to the uick work of regulators to effect an immediate sale of WaMu to JP Morgan Chase So I was interested to discover this account of the WaMu collapse to learn the details all these years laterThe core of WaMu s problem was in issuing an overly complex type of home loan during the 2000s called an Option ARM and promo

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Free read The Lost Bank ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Read & Download ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB à Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download Gineering and the hubris and avarice that made this incredible story possible The men and women who become the central players in this tragedy the regulators and the bankers the home buyers and the lenders the number crunchers and the shareholders are heroes and villains perpetrators and victims often switching roles with one another as the drama unfolds As a reporter at the time for the Puget Sound Business Journal Grind covered a story set far from the epicenters of finance and media It happened largely in places such as the suburban homes of central California and the office buildings of Seattle but Grind covered the story from the beginning and the clarity and persistence of her reporting earned her many awards including being named a fina. Tragic tale particularly when you knew the players Great insight to what was going on behind the scenes in Washington but so sad see all the components that led to the dominos falling and the downfall of a great company

  • Hardcover
  • 400
  • The Lost Bank
  • Kirsten Grind
  • English
  • 09 April 2020
  • 9781451617924

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    Free download The Lost Bank Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download The Lost Bank) [Pdf Read] Ù Kirsten Grind Being a ten year veteran of WaMu and having spoken with many people in many different parts of the bank since it's failure having followed much of what has been written about the events and my own experiences I have to say that this book tracks very closely with what I was able to piece together as to the eventu

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    Free download The Lost Bank Read & Download ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB à Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download Back about 2007 I started using Washington Mutual as my main bank That was because it was located across the parking lot from my workplace and paid out the highest interest on savings accounts of any bank I knew of A year later it went bust I was wholly unaffected thanks to the uick work of regulators to effect an immediate sale

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    The Lost Bank) [Pdf Read] Ù Kirsten Grind Tragic tale particularly when you knew the players Great insight to what was going on behind the scenes in Washington but so sad see all the components that led to the dominos falling and the downfall of a great company

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    Free download The Lost Bank Kirsten Grind à 6 Free download Read & Download ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB à Kirsten Grind This book is not for everyone but was extremely interesting to me because for eight years I worked for one of Washington Mutual's subsidiaries The decision of WaMu to sell off all ancillary businesses I changed jobs following the sold off subsidiary under new ownership was prelude to the giant series of missteps

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    The Lost Bank) [Pdf Read] Ù Kirsten Grind A thorough history of a preventable financial tragedy In my opinion it's a classic case of a sleepy board of directors who had little to no working knowledge about operating a large savings bank The board of WaMu should have reigned in a beguiling CEO long before the FDIC seized the failing institution The makeup of the WaMu board was that of a typical Puget Sound oversight operation cozy patricians from other Seattle b

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