How big of a deal is JPMorgan's loss?

May 11, 2012
Economist Chris Low discusses the impact of JPMorgan's $2 billion loss and whether we should be concerned that it could happen at other banks.

How JPMorgan's loss may affect European banks

May 11, 2012
Europe correspondent Stephen Beard discusses what Europe thinks about JPMorgan's $2 billion blunder and how it might impact how European banks do business.

How JPMorgan's blunder may impact regulation efforts

May 11, 2012
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has been known as a crusader against tighter financial regulation. How will the bank's $2 billion loss affect regulatory efforts?

What's an index of credit default swaps?

May 11, 2012
Big bets on an obscure index lay at the heart of JPMorgan's losses this week. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains how an index of CDS works.
A Chase sign is viewed at the company's New York headquarters in New York City. Big bets on an obscure index lay at the heart of JPMorgan's losses this week. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains how an index of CDS works.
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London Whale: Meet the JPMorgan trader

May 11, 2012
JPMorgan's losses are being attributed to a London trader named Bruno Iskill, also known as the London Whale.

Weekly Wrap: JPMorgan, what happened?

May 11, 2012
Reviewing the week's headlines on Wall Street and beyond. This week: Oh how the might have fallen -- JPMorgan's $2 billion loss.

Explaining the risk behind JPMorgan's loss

May 11, 2012
Senior producer and host of the online explainer series The Whiteboard, Paddy Hirsch discusses the risks involved in JPMorgan's $2 billion loss.
A man walks by a Chase bank branch at the company's New York headquarters in New York City.
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JPMorgan Chase reveals $2 billion losses

May 10, 2012
On what were essentially bad and risky bets made by the bank. Still, CEO Jamie Dimon tried to play down the situation in today's conference call.

Facebook IPO creates fanfare on Park Ave.

May 4, 2012
Mark Zuckerberg wasn’t there, but JPMorgan flew a Facebook flag as executives visited the bank’s headquarters ahead of Facebook’s IPO.
Mark Zuckerberg wasn’t there, but JPMorgan flew a Facebook flag as executives visited the bank’s headquarters ahead of Facebook’s IPO.
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Wells Fargo and JPMorgan report big profits

Apr 13, 2012
The two major banks beat expectations with JPMorgan reporting a $5.4 billion profit last quarter, and Wells Fargo making a $4.2 billion profit. Both said an uptick in mortgage lending helped their bottom lines.