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Reuters Asks: 5 years after Lehman, is global banking safe?

Friday, September 13, 2013 - 01:38

Sept. 13 - Lehman going down five years ago set in train forces that reshaped the financial industry, but was it enough? Reuters asks the experts.

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It's safe enough given the political support so and it saved enough in that sense that. I wouldn't expect another major band to two failed to go and so. Safe it's probably true because. I mean that capital ratios have increased an average finishes up and down. And probably a lot of particularly in Europe a lot of the bad assets haven't popularly know what would -- -- obtaining capital cushions. Often. Troops and bringing 500. So he should. Provide some degree of comfort and -- so I have an issue hopefully -- transparency and obviously we will have an actual crossed in the future. But -- past the height of the bank being that it could answer to whether such. There are areas of weakness. And particularly weak banks in Europe needs some surgery. But I think we are about to basis. However on the longer term basis we need to be careful about asset bubbles. The big concern I think is sort of China or multi have you. But also we'd be sort of concerned about it and you've had problems you prices as well. I'm not sure the European 96 who is an an offense like the US. Approach by the regulators who is -- -- -- -- a couple of bad assets out but -- banks and and then now on the situation that lending. You came back still have a lot of battle involves a netbook. Have a lot of evaluation do have a lot to capitalize on things the regulators haven't put the advice from the -- situation yet.

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Reuters Asks: 5 years after Lehman, is global banking safe?

Friday, September 13, 2013 - 01:38