The collapse of banking giant Lehman Brothers was the catalyst for a financial crisis in 2008. What could cause a new great recession a decade later? The Boom Bust show investigates.
Professor Ronald Filler, who was a top manager at Lehman for 15 years, gives his view on the matter. Oil prices have reached a four-year high to the chagrin of US President Donald Trump. What’s up with the crude market? Boom Bust goes on to talk about fashion and the recent acquisition of Versace by Michael Kors. Steve Malzberg gives us his take on the latest Pandora news. DNA-testing companies have seen a huge inflow of clients recently. What is behind the lucrative business?