After a careful review of the case, write a 2-3 page summary in a Word document in response to the following questions:
- Outline the types of new financial instruments used by companies.
- Analyze the risk factors associated with each financial instrument used by companies.
- How was the domestic and global economy affected by the financial crisis?
- Analyze how the use of the financial instruments resulted in the need for banks to recapitalize.
- Give your assessment on whether or not the new regulations put in place resulted in less risk when using the new financial instruments.