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JP Morgan savaged by US Senate report

Duration:
28 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 15 March 2013

A Senate report savages America's biggest bank over the London Whale fiasco but one of JP Morgan's bosses says it wasn't her fault. What will it do for the reputation of JP Morgan?

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(Image: People pass a sign for JPMorgan Chase & Co. at it's headquarters in Manhattan on October 2, 2012 in New York City. Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)


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