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  • Swiss authorities have frozen funds in Swiss banks amid investigations of Malaysia's 1MDB, on suspicion of corruption.

  • China's online money market funds have transformed how millions of Chinese invest their savings, but some see red flags. The FT reports.

  • Neutral on the banking sector: Pro

    Eric Wasserstrom, Guggenheim Securities bank analyst, analyses performances across the banking sector.

  • Drop in 'unbanked' population most prominent here

    According to the 2014 Global Findex report, the world's "unbanked" population saw the fastest drop in countries like China and Sub-Saharan Africa, says Leora Klapper, leader, Global Findex Task Team at the World Bank.

  • Time to buy bank stocks except this one...

    CLSA bank analyst, Mike Mayo, discusses opportunity in the bank sector as well as why he is not a fan of Bank of America.

  • Trading Nation: Bank earnings on tap

    Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ, and Todd Gordon,, discuss bank earnings and which names are looking to the up side.

  • Banks earning bank

    Charles Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments, and Jack Mohr,, discuss the financial sector and what to expect from earnings this season.

  • Plenty of expansion opportunities: Van Saun

    Citizens Financial CEO Bruce Van Saun, discusses Citizens Financials' master plan as shares go up more than 12 percent since the bank's IPO last September.

  • GoDaddy first trade at $26.15

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on shares of GoDaddy.

  • The logo of Yuebao, an investment product of Alibaba's online payments platform Alipay

    Alibaba's foray into online financial services was expected to disrupt China's bank sector, but now some believe it's no longer particularly radical.

  • Many Americans with debit cards tied to their checking accounts are still confused about how these programs work.

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    The havoc Target's data breach wreaked can be well told with a few numbers, according to Krebs on Security.

  • Wealth cash

    Free money is mighty appealing and a number of banks and credit unions will pay you $50, $100 or even more to become a new customer, but there is a catch.

  • The cell hacked into credit card processors to steal MasterCard debit card data, which it used to make about 36,000 transactions over 10 hours, the Justice Department said.

  • In its latest effort to curb tax evasion, the IRS this week won court approval allowing the agency to force a Caribbean bank to turn over account data on wealthy American clients.

  • "We will fight for bank secrecy. We are no tax haven," Austria's finance minister said after a group led by Europe's six biggest countries pledged to work together to tackle tax havens.

  • China Banks Post Weak 2012 Profits

    Deirdre-Wang Morris guides investors through the latest earnings of two of China's biggest banks after a slowdown in the world's second largest economy hit loan demand.

  • In order to ensure they can withstand a severe economic crisis, financial institutions must have a "checkup."

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    If you close your bank account, don’t think that’s necessarily the last you’ll hear about it. In certain cases, closed checking accounts have re-opened when triggered by external charges, such as automatic bill payments. This can present an opportunity for identity theft.

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    A group of over 300 financial advisors and members of the Financial Planning Association submitted their brackets, ranking 32 personal finance concepts in the National Endowment for Financial Education's Financial Four showdown.