FILE- In this Sept. 17, 2008, file photo trader Christopher Crotty rubs his eyes as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Home prices had sunk, and foreclosure notices began arriving. Layoffs began to spike. Tremors intensified as Lehman Brothers, a titan of Wall Street, slid into bankruptcy on Sept. 15, 2008. The financial crisis touched off the worst recession since the 1930s Great Depression.
FILE- In this Sept. 17, 2008, file photo trader Christopher Crotty rubs his eyes as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Home prices had sunk, and foreclosure notices began arriving. Layoffs began to spike. Tremors intensified as Lehman Brothers, a titan of Wall Street, slid into bankruptcy on Sept. 15, 2008. The financial crisis touched off the worst recession since the 1930s Great Depression. Richard Drew, File AP Photo
FILE- In this Sept. 17, 2008, file photo trader Christopher Crotty rubs his eyes as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Home prices had sunk, and foreclosure notices began arriving. Layoffs began to spike. Tremors intensified as Lehman Brothers, a titan of Wall Street, slid into bankruptcy on Sept. 15, 2008. The financial crisis touched off the worst recession since the 1930s Great Depression. Richard Drew, File AP Photo

Decade later: Safer financial system yet much hasn’t changed

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