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Lehman collapse: the liquidator's story

Dismantling Lehman

In the five years since 7.56am on Monday 15 September 2008, when a judge put the UK arm of Lehman Brothers into administration, Tony Lomas has been unravelling the $1.1bn (£700m) of assets and liabilities inside the collapsed bank.

Lehman Brothers' recovery vindicates $2bn fee bankruptcy

Coffee Cup

Harvey Miller, the lawyer guiding Lehman Brothers Holdings through the biggest-ever U.S. bankruptcy, sipped a cappuccino at a tourist-filled cafe near Manhattan’s Central Park and reflected on how his client’s collapse five years ago went from unthinkable to inevitable.



Montblanc Pen

BNP Paribas sued over 'wet ink' error

BNP Paribas is being sued by the trustee of a $650m Islamic finance transaction who said the deal was rendered worthless because the bank didn’t get a proper signature from the Saudi businessman behind the deal: Saad Group Chairman Maan al-Sanea.