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Credit Suisse turmoil stokes financial contagion fears

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Banks in Turmoil

Europe's Credit Suisse is in trouble. Could its problems infect the rest of the financial system?

by Mitchell Hartman Mar 15, 2023
The bank, much larger than SVB, found problems in its financial reporting. Its Saudi funders ended support, but Swiss officials may step in.
Banks in Turmoil

Regional banks under scrutiny: What makes them different?

by Amy Scott Mar 15, 2023
The failure of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank has put a spotlight on the stability of regional banks.
Silicon Valley Bank Collapse

Peers not lining up to buy Silicon Valley Bank's problems. Neither are the giants.

by Kai Ryssdal and Nicholas Guiang Mar 15, 2023
SVB has a "$15 billion hole," says Semafor’s Liz Hoffman. Banks big enough to take on the challenge were initially not invited to bid.

What something called "supercore inflation" can tell us about the current economy

by Stephanie Hughes Mar 15, 2023
It’s a spending category that looks at core services other than housing. The Fed says it could be key to understanding the future of inflation.

Unboxing another economic indicator

As we get retail sales for February, we'll also take a look at an adjacent indicator: carboard boxes.
Banks in Turmoil

Regional banks rush to reassure customers after SVB failure

by Savannah Maher Mar 15, 2023
They're letting depositors know that their money is safe and highlighting differences between their banks and the ones that failed.

College stars' name and image deals vs. the health of athletic departments

by Kai Ryssdal and Nicholas Guiang Mar 15, 2023
The channeling of NIL cash to athletes poses a risk to athletic department funding. Author Bruce Schoenfeld explains.

Music from the episode

Headlines DJ Premier
Soul Healing DJ Cutman
Decade Ben Bohmer
Avant Gardener Courtney Barnett
Outer Sunset Tycho
Sleight of Hand Wild Nothing
Origins Tennis

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