Five years on, big US banks are back

Five years after the financial meltdown the clout of US banks has returned. They're stronger and more profitable than pre-GFC even as stress-testing grown more extreme.

FT.com

Speaking at the Economic Club of New York in October 2008, Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke alluded to the fact that the US banking system had become far more concentrated than just a few weeks earlier.

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