JPMorgan announced after the close of U.S. markets heavy losses of over 2 billion following the massive purchase of products that were derived originally from the 2008 financial crisis. The CEO, Jamie Dimon, reported the losses of "litigation of approximately $ 200 million" and "pre-tax losses the brokerage of over $ 2 billion" during a conference call surprise. The boss of the first U.S. bank by assets added that these losses could still grow up to an additional billion dollars. The asset portfolio has complained yet "a lot of volatility," said the leader. "We will manage up", but "it could cost us up to a billion dollars or more" and "the risk will remain for several quarters," added the CEO.
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