Bear Stearns Makes $1 Billion Bet on Continued Subprime Woes

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Dissecting The Bear Stearns Hedge Fund Collapse. June 2007 – Amid losses in its portfolio, the Bear Stearns High-Grade Structured Credit Fund receives a .6 billion bait out from Bear Stearns, which would help it to meet margin calls while it liquidated its positions. July 17, 2007 -.

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He then moved to hedge fund Odyssey Partners, then Bear Stearns. contrarian trades to make the most out of when the bubble burst. He took a $7.2 billion position in insurance on subprime bonds. In.

Bear Stearns Faces Collapse of $6 Billion Sub-Prime Unit. June 14, 2007 (eirns)-bear stearns put up $4 billion in Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS) for sale in a desperate effort to shore up its losses in the sub-prime blow-out.

In case you missed it, the US stock market was rattled by the continuing aftershocks of the Bear Stearns subprime-related hedge fund fallout, with the Dow down 185, and Bear itself was down in line with the Dow (both fell 1.4%, although Bear was up slightly in the aftermarket at this hour). Now the.

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June 2007 – Amid losses in its portfolio, the Bear Stearns High-Grade Structured Credit Fund receives a $1.6 billion bait out from Bear Stearns, which would help it to meet margin calls while it.

From a market capitalization of over $10.8 billion last month ($20.2 billion last year), to $3.6 billion on Friday, to an implied 0 million today, roughly $10.5 billion in Bear Stearns’ shareholder equity has evaporated over the past six weeks.And with a third of the bank owned by its employees, employee wealth has been reduced by at least $3.5b during the same period (dropping over $1.

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Former Bear Stearns Chief Executive James Cayne came close to dying last September from sepsis triggered by a severe prostate infection, Fortune Magazine reports Monday on its website.