JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Leading Efforts to Craft New First Republic Bank Rescue Plan
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Jamie Dimon is leading discussions with the chief executives of other big banks about fresh efforts to stabilize troubled First Republic Bank.
The discussions, while preliminary, have focused on how the industry could arrange for an investment that would boost the bank’s capital, according to people familiar with the matter. Among the options on the table, the people said, is an investment in First Republic by the banks themselves.
Eleven big banks banded together last week to deposit $30 billion in First Republic in...