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In addition, Bear Stearns was carrying more than $28 billion in ‘level 3’ assets on its books at the end of fiscal 2007 versus a net equity position of only $11.1 billion. This $11.1 billion supported $395 billion in assets , [7] which means a leverage ratio of 35.6 to 1.

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Mad Money Holiday Special In addition, Bear Stearns was carrying more than $28 billion in ‘level 3’ assets on its books at the end of fiscal 2007 versus a net equity position of only $11.1 billion. This $11.1 billion supported $395 billion in assets , [9] which means a leverage ratio of 35.6 to 1.

By the spring of 2007, scores of subprime lenders were out of. As the scheme fell apart, senior management concealed the true magnitude of Bear's problems.. Among many other facts, Bear Stearns made false asssurances about.. sold more than $1 billion dollars worth of stock-based compensation.

Bear’s Hedge Funds Are Basically Worthless; More bond fire sales. investors in two troubled Bear Stearns Co s. hedge funds that made big bets on subprime mortgages have been practically wiped out, the wall street firm said yesterday, in more evidence of.

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