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  • Caution tape outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York on Jan. 23, 2018.

    A new report about markets says cybersecurity presents the most important near-term threat to financial stability.

  • Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in 2009.

    A decade later, the three officials who helped pull the U.S. out of the financial crisis now struggle with the choices they made, particularly considering that the public still sees the moves as a bailout for Wall Street.

  • Geithner: US would have been better served if we had a stronger fiscal stimulus program

    Hank Paulson, former U.S. Treasury secretary; Timothy Geithner, former U.S. Treasury secretary and former New York Fed president, and Ben Bernanke, former Federal Reserve chair, join CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin at the Brookings Institute to discuss a reflection of the financial crisis 10 years ago.

  • Hank Paulson: We were forced to do things to protect the American people, but hard to defend

    Hank Paulson, former U.S. Treasury secretary; Timothy Geithner, former U.S. Treasury secretary and former New York Fed president, and Ben Bernanke, former Federal Reserve chair, join CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin at the Brookings Institute to discuss a reflection of the financial crisis 10 years ago.

  • Bernanke, Geithner, Paulson reflect on the moment the financial crisis hit

    Hank Paulson, former U.S. Treasury secretary; Timothy Geithner, former U.S. Treasury secretary and former New York Fed president, and Ben Bernanke, former Federal Reserve chair, join CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin at the Brookings Institute to discuss a reflection of the financial crisis 10 years ago.

  • Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference following the Federal Open Market Committee meetings in Washington, U.S., March 21, 2018.

    When Lehman Brothers failed, the Fed took extreme actions to head off a collapse of the financial system, and the hangover of those policies could be with them well into the future.

  • Warren Buffett

    The 2008 financial crisis revealed just how vulnerable the U.S. "economic machine" is to any one part failing, according to the billionaire investor.

  • Investors should not fret over the longest-running bull market milestone and focus on the solid underpinnings driving the run instead.

  • Watch the full rant: Cramer's 'They know nothing!'

    Jim Cramer sounded off on the Federal Reserve for not anticipating the coming financial crisis 10 years ago today.

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's official line on U.S. trade policy is one of careful deference to the Trump administration, acknowledging it is outside the Fed's responsibility and that it might all turn out for the best. We don't see it in the aggregate numbers yet because it is a $20 trillion dollar economy and these things take...

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's official line on U.S. trade policy is one of careful deference to the Trump administration, acknowledging it is outside the Fed's responsibility and that it might all turn out for the best. We don't see it in the aggregate numbers yet because it is a $20 trillion dollar economy and these things take...

  • U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson (L), Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke (C) and President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Timothy F. Geithner listen as FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair (not pictured) speaks at the Treasury Department Cash Room in Washington, October 14, 2008.

    A decade after the 2008 recession, the policymakers who countered it on its front lines are worried that the U.S. may not be adequately armed for the next economic crisis.

  • LONDON, July 5- The world economy was in an unusual position last year, posting "synchronized" growth for the first time since the 2007-09 crisis. The Chinese yuan's slide is ringing alarm bells, India's rupee is at a record low, Indonesia's rupiah is close to 20- year lows, and Chinese and Brazilian equities are in bear markets. The synchronized growth of last year has...

  • LONDON, July 5- The world economy was in an unusual position last year, posting "synchronized" growth for the first time since the 2007-09 crisis. The Chinese yuan's slide is ringing alarm bells, India's rupee is at a record low, Indonesia's rupiah is close to 20- year lows, and Chinese and Brazilian equities are in bear markets. The synchronized growth of last year has...

  • Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in 2009.

    The stimulus is coming at "the very wrong moment," Ben Bernanke said at the American Enterprise Institute.

  • BRATISLAVA Bank of England's member of the Financial Policy Committee Anil Kashyap gives remarks at the National Bank of Slovakia Conference on the Challenges for Central Banking 0730 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Financial Stability Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Futures Industry Association International Derivatives Expo- 1000 GMT.

  • BRATISLAVA Bank of England's member of the Financial Policy Committee Anil Kashyap gives remarks at the National Bank of Slovakia Conference on the Challenges for Central Banking 0730 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Financial Stability Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Futures Industry Association International Derivatives Expo- 1000 GMT.

  • BRATISLAVA Bank of England's member of the Financial Policy Committee Anil Kashyap gives remarks at the National Bank of Slovakia Conference on the Challenges for Central Banking 0730 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Financial Stability Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Futures Industry Association International Derivatives Expo- 1000 GMT.

  • BRATISLAVA Bank of England's member of the Financial Policy Committee Anil Kashyap gives remarks at the National Bank of Slovakia Conference on the Challenges for Central Banking 0730 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Financial Stability Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Futures Industry Association International Derivatives Expo- 1000 GMT.

  • **LONDON- Martin Etheridge, head of division at the Bank of England with responsibility for Fintech, is on a panel discussion at London School of Economics' Financial Regulation Seminar 1645 GMT. **LONDON Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Financial Stability Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Futures Industry Association International Derivatives Expo.