mortgage-backed security

  • September 19, 2008  

    After Ray Suarez recaps Friday’s updates on government efforts to rescue the a financial system teetering on bad mortgage bets, Margaret Warner speaks with a financial columinst and a business reporter about the government’s intervention and the impact of the Wall Street shakeup. Continue reading

  • March 21, 2008  

    In recent months, the U.S. business world has been hit with troubling economic news, ranging from the subprime mortgage crisis to the Bear Stearns bailout to the plummeting value of the dollar. Paul Solman explains the factors that have led to the recent downturn. Continue reading