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Jeroen Dijsselbloem, president of the Eurogroup, discusses concerns over Europe's banking sector.
CNBC takes a look at Europe's largest banks in the region by market capitalization and considers what, if anything, you need to worry about.
Banco Popolare and Banca Popolare di Milano are ready to announce a merger to create Italy's No. 3 bank if regulators give the green light.
Didier Duret, global CIO of ABN Amro Private Banking, says we are not in a systemic risk environment and the situation is manageable.
Valdis Dombrovskis, European Commission vice-president for the euro and social dialogue, discusses the mechanisms in place to reduce banking risk.
With European banks under pressure, recession isn't out of the question — but the current panic is overdone, one expert told CNBC.
CNBC takes a look at what measures the euro zone has in place to stop banking systems in its 19 member countries going to the wall.
Talk of the Federal Reserve introducing negative interest rates has left many investors concerned.
JPMorgan's global market strategist Alex Dryden and Plurimi's Patrick Armstrong discuss the banking sector and whether or not there's another crisis.
It's been a rough start to the year for financials, but some analysts remain optimistic on the sector.
Erin Davis, Morningstar; Chris Wheeler, Atlantic Equities; give their perspective on international and U.S. banks.
Fears of another liquidity shock in the European banking system have gripped the markets this week, with the price of insurance for European bank debt ballooning.
Are global markets entering a second stage of the financial crisis, considering the recent volatility in the banking sector? Swedbank’s acting CEO, Birgitte Bonnesen weighs in.
Michael Wolf has stepped down as Swedbank’s chief executive. Swedbank’s acting CEO, Birgitte Bonnesen discusses the latest developments in the bank.
Giuseppe Castagna, CEO of Banca Popolare di Milano, discusses the bank's results and the potential for a merger with other banks.
Erik Nielsen, global chief economist at UniCredit, says the prices of Italian banking stocks make no sense, except in a doomsday scenario.
Japan's banks will likely bear the brunt of the Bank of Japan's negative interest rates move, but analysts are divided on how badly they'll be hit.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO weighs in on Italy’s political environment, while revealing his thoughts on whether Europe needs more QE.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO, reveals what qualities are required to become a successful chief executive in an organization.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO discusses the fear factor surrounding non-performing loans (NPLs) in recent weeks.