Bank of Ireland, which was bailed out during the country's debt crisis, reported soaring profits for the first half of 2015 as bad debts were reduced.» Read More
Sharnie Wong, Asia Banks Analyst at Barclays, expects tapering to hit margins of Hong Kong and Singapore banks, so she advises to position defensively in lenders with strong deposit franchises.
The Volcker Rule could have unforeseen consequences, but it's needed to protect the economy, the outgoing CFTC commissioner told CNBC before his vote.
A "tougher" Volcker rule takes aim at executives, should the firms have lapses in oversight, according to people familiar with the matter.
Many leaving it late to tell the Swiss regulator whether they will participate in a U.S. programme to settle tax evasion suspicions.
The fallout from the subprime mortgage crisis continues to plague U.S. banks, according to Standard and Poor's.
Direct lending is hot and hedge fund manager Steve Czech is taking full advantage.
Bank of America asks federal court to drop two government suits accusing it of defrauding investors during the financial crisis.
RSA Insurance said on Friday it had suspended the top executives of its Irish business while it investigates certain issues.
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan told CNBC that consumer health and credit quality are both improving.
In a First on CNBC interview, Cameron Clyne CEO at National Australia Bank explains why he's confident on the bank's growth going forward to 2014.
JPMorgan's tentative $13 billion mortgage settlement with federal and state regulators is a "terrible deal," former prosecutor and SEC lawyer Jacob Frenkel told CNBC.
Business students around the world have lost some love for banking five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers.
Former Wells Fargo boss Richard Kovacevich said Friday that he stands by the assertion he made last month on CNBC's "Squawk Box" that TARP ruined the banks.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson told CNBC he'd comment on JPMorgan's legal troubles, even though he shouldn't. Warren Buffett also weighed in.
JPMorgan Chase shook off the "London Whale" scandal to take the top spot for investment banking fees, according to a report published on Wednesday.
Former Bear Stearns CEO Alan Schwartz told CNBC that the possible $11 billion number surrounding the JPMorgan mortgage settlement talks make no sense.
A year after his ouster, Bob Diamond tells CNBC he's bullish on Barclays.
According to a CNBC survey, 48 percent of respondents expect Fed tapering to begin this month, CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar finds out which banks are ready for the Fed to go down the long unwinding road.
The TARP financial industry bailout was one of the "worst decisions in the history of the United States," former Wells Fargo boss Richard Kovacevich told CNBC.
"This is a huge investment of people, time and money … but it will make us stronger in the long run," Jamie Dimon says.