Conduct an independent online search regarding the financial crisis of late 2008. In a 1-2 page Word document, address the following prompts:
Briefly summarize the events that led to the financial crisis.
How did sub-prime mortgages factor into the crisis?
In what ways did companies like HSBC Holdings PLC contribute to the financial crisis? What decisions did they make that led to the crisis?
What future impacts will this crisis have on the market? On buyers? On corporations?