Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Watch Live


Banks Step Up to Rescue Credit Market

On Monday, the nation's three largest banks said they would invest up to $80 billion to get the debt market back on its feet. That market came to a screeching halt this summer as part of the credit gridlock that spun out of the subprime mortgage crisis.

Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit