Banks Financials


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    The world's largest banks gained an insight Monday into how much capital they will need to hold in order to buffer themselves from financial crises.

  • Trading Nation: Financials surge

    Gina Sanchez, CEO, Chantico Global, LLC, and Richard Ross, Managing Director, Head of Technical Analysis, Evercore ISI, discuss today's surge for financials on the heels of a strong jobs number.

  • Erste Bank swings back to profit

    Why's this Austrian bank back in the black? Andreas Treichl, CEO of Erste Group, says it's because Central and Eastern Europe is growing better than most of the rest of the continent.

  • The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades as the second half of the day begins.

  • Peter Hancock

    AIG CEO Peter Hancock said Carl Icahn's call for the insurer to split up would be a distraction and increase the company's capital requirements.

  • David Einhorn

    October brought an 8.4 percent rally in the S&P. Yet some major money managers may have struggled to even come close to those levels.

  • Citibank

    Top US banks like Citigroup, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, may see their credit ratings cut by S&P - here's why.

  • Financials have been big disappointment: CIO

    Themis Themistocleous, CIO for EMEA at UBS Wealth Management, says results from financials have been disappointing, as many had expected regulatory headwinds and fines to wind down.

  • The Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C.

    The Federal Reserve proposed Friday to require large banks to add another buffer, designed to reduce the "too big to fail" perception.

  • Analysts and economists remain unconvinced that banks are truly out of the woods and point to tight regulations.

  • BNP Paribas, the French bank, became the latest big European bank to report profits fell at its investment bank, as it was boosted overall by retail.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Barclays, the U.K. bank, has reported slightly worse than expected profits for the third quarter, and warned of a weaker end to 2015 as it cut some targets.

  • Santander bank branch

    Santander, the euro zone's biggest bank, said on Thursday net profit rose nearly 5 percent in the third quarter from a year ago to 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion).

  • An increase in Britain's rock-bottom interest rates is not guaranteed, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said in comments published on Saturday.

  • Why our miss was a great quarter: Raymond James CEO

    Raymond James Financial CEO Paul Reilly discusses the company's latest earnings results, which came in below expectations.

  • American Express Card

    American Express said continued headwinds from a stronger U.S. dollar and a rise in marketing spending contributed to profit falling.

  • European Central Bank President Mario Draghi

    One subject that is expected to come up this week is whether the bank needs to turn up the heat on its 1 trillion euro ($1.1 trillion) bond-buying program.

  • Will higher capital levels help Australian banks?

    Merely raising capital levels is not going create "unquestionably strong" banks, warns Nathan Bell, head of research at Peters MacGregor Capital Management.

  • Australia FinMin on hiking banks' capital levels

    Mathias Cormann, Australia's finance minister, explains how tougher capital requirements for Australian banks will fortify them against instability.

  • 'Australia's capital requirements aren't onerous'

    The stricter capital requirements will bring Australian banks "up to the top quartile of international standards," explains Michael Kelly, MD and global head of multi-asset at PineBridge Investments.