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Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, September 29, 2008

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Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, September 29, 2008

Trade-offs in the bailout compromise

Congressional leaders are still debating the $700 billion package bailout and the House may make a vote today. John Dimsdale tells us about the trade-offs that were made to get this deal done.

Breaking the market logjam

With a bailout in place, is liquidity finally going to come open in the markets? Renita Jablonski asks Mike Moran, chief economist at Daiwa Securities America, and poses other potential bailout challenges.

Congress compromises on rescue

Last night, the White House signed onto a deal to rescue the U.S. financial system. John Dimsdale explores disagreements between Democrats and Republicans on the deal and the compromise that was made.

Dismissing a push for covered bonds

Covered bonds have been around for over 200 years, and some think they can be used to stimulate the mortgage market. But Bob Moon reports confidence has sunk so low that investors are shunning the idea.
Posted In: Investing

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Will bailout address banking worries?

The House is expected to vote on a financial bailout package today, but investors are wondering whether this will shake the fear out of the banking system. Scott Jagow talks to Stephen Beard about Europe's bailout methods.
Posted In: Investing

A question of market psychology

Can another several hundred billion dollars do anything to reassure the financial markets? Scott Jagow and Fortune Magazine's Allan Sloan analyze investor confidence and look into Allan's prudent portfolio.

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All That We Perceive
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Goin' To The Bank (Album Version)
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Anarchy In The U.K.
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