A decade after the fall of Lehman, how has the industry changed?

Housing market

Too big to fail, they said. It will never happen here, they said. And yet it is a mere 10 years ago since the behemoth that was Lehman Brothers came crashing down.

The changes precipitated by the fall of Lehman extended far beyond 40 Bank Street in Canary Wharf. Lehman was a significant participant in the real estate sector and it was inevitable that some of the changes felt by our sector have been as a direct consequence of Lehman’s failure.

This is premium content

You must be logged in to view premium stories.

Gated access promo

Subscribe for full access

Take out a print and online or online only subscription and you will get immediate access to:

  • Breaking industry news as it happens
  • Expert analysis and comment from industry leaders
  • Unlimited access to all stories, including premium content
  • Full access to all our online archive

To get access to premium content subscribe today

Alternatively REGISTER for a free trial to access up to 4 articles and sign up for email alerts

If you are already a registered user or a subscriber you can SIGN IN now