chapter  7
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Investment banking and fi nancial innovation

What connects the following names: Babcock & Brown, Bankers Trust Company, Barclays de Zoete Wedd, Baring & Co., Bear Stearns, Dean Witter & Co., Drexel, Burnham Lambert, Finance One, Hill Samuel, Kidder Peabody, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Grenfell, Paine Webber, Peregrine Investments, Pierson, Heldring & Pierson, Robertson Stephens, Salomon Brothers, S.G. Warburg and Yamaichi Securities?