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Rise and fall of Lehman Brothers

The rise and fall of Lehman Brothers

The seminar The rise and fall of Lehman Brothers is organized as an open seminar for employees from different institutions and also as an in-house seminar organized for employees of clients with tailor made requirements.

Objectives of the seminar

Participants of the seminar will obtain an explanation of the substance and circumstances of the rise and subsequent financial fall of the financial institution Lehman Brothers. The purpose of the seminar is to provide an objective explanation of the reasons behind the collapse. This is based on an analysis of Lehman Brothers during the economic boom and at the time when the financial crisis started.

For whom it is intended

The seminar is suitable mainly for managers working at banks and other financial institutions, financial directors, risk managers, compliance officers, internal auditors and individuals who are interested in this topic.


Seminar content 

  1. Introduction - basic facts about the financial crisis
  2. Housing bubble and financial boom
  3. Lehman Brothers during the boom
  4. Financial crisis 2007 - 2009
  5. Bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers
  6. Collapse of Bear Stearns and AIG
  7. Future of the financial system
Currently no open seminar is organized. If you are interested in this topic please contact us and we will be delighted to prepare an in-house seminar for you.