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Filippo Alloatti, senior research analyst at Hermes Fund Managers, discusses whether the fine handed to BNP Paribas was large enough.
Cvete Koneska, eastern Europe analyst at Control Risks, discusses whether Bulgaria's banking sector has deep problems.
Beat Wittmann, CEO of TCMG Asset Management, says he is "very bullish" on European bank stocks and adds that the sector will outperform.
China is relaxing the rules used for calculating the amount of deposits that banks can re-lend as loans, in its latest move to stimulate growth.
Prosecutors said the company agreed to forfeit $8.9 billion for engaging in "long-term, multi-jurisdictional conspiracy" to violate sanctions laws.
Despite Barclays' disappointing results this week, analysts are not expecting any great changes when it reveals its strategy update this Thursday.
John Rogers, Ariel Investments chairman & CEO, shares his top three bargain plays.
Edmund Salvesen, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, reacts to HSBC's quarterly results and highlights that while return on equity is "on the disappointing side", the impairment charges are "much lower" than expected.
Patrick Flynn, CFO of ING, says Temasek and RRJ's 1.3 billion euro stake in the Dutch lender's insurance unit shows strong demand from investors for unit's IPO.
Anthimos Thomopoulos, CEO of Piraeus Bank, discusses ongoing negotiations that could result in Greece alleviating its massive debt burden.
Renaud Laplanche, Lending Club founder & CEO, discusses the company's newly formed strategic alliance formed with Union Bank. Laplanche also explains how they help pay off student loans and credit card debt.
Analysts reacted with caution and criticism to Attorney General Eric Holder's signaling potential criminal charges against global banks.
The U.S. is planning to use an anti-tax-evasion law to punish Russia for its actions in Ukraine, which could prove to be more costly than sanctions.
Barclays reported a 5 percent fall in adjusted pre-tax profit to £1.7 billion ($2.9 billion), as the fixed-income division of its investment bank slowed dramatically.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the results of the senior loan officer opinion survey. While banks have eased standards for consumer credit and auto loans, they've tightened standards for subprime.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is mulling the idea of shutting down its private stock-trading venue, Sigma X, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Dick Bove, Vice President of Equity Research at Rafferty Capital, describes three negative consequences that may arise after U.S. regulators voted for tougher rules on banks.
The eight biggest U.S. banks must boost capital levels by a total of about $68 billion under new rules, U.S. regulators said on Tuesday.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on stricter requirements for U.S. banks, including a five percent minimum equity against assets.