Banks Financials


  • BlackRock earnings miss, revenue beats estimates Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 7:40 AM ET
    BlackRock signage above building entrance in New York.

    BlackRock on Friday reported quarterly profit that was weaker than analysts expected, due to higher compensation costs.

  • Sensible market to buy into: Strategist Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 7:05 AM ET
    Sensible market to buy into: Strategist

    Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & Partners, discusses volatility in global markets and why he thinks U.S. markets offer good opportunities. Also Albertson provides insight to what he is hearing from the banking community.

  • 3 trades to watch after market rally Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 7:19 PM ET
    A pedestrian passes a sign in front of JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York.

    Following Thursday's climb, some "Fast Money" traders highlighted JPMorgan Chase, which gave markets a push higher with earnings.

  • Big banks are safe-haven bets: Mayo Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 2:57 PM ET
    Mike Mayo

    In the current market environment, CLSA's Mike Mayo looks to the financials as pillars of strength.

  • Why 2016 will be a record for bank mergers: Bove Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 6:48 AM ET

    Mergers between U.S. banks could hit the highest level in a decade this year, Rafferty Capital's Richard Bove told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Big banks Q4 expectations dismal Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 5:53 AM ET
    Big banks Q4 expectations dismal

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides a preview of big banks' quarterly numbers as the financial sector faces potential loan losses.

  • Markets 'setting scene for next decades': UBS CEO Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 1:15 AM ET
    UBS Group CEO, Sergio Ermotti

    The volatility witnessed in Chinese stock markets last week needs to be seen in the context of broader market adjustments which will continue throughout this year, the CEO of Swiss investment bank UBS has said.

  • Six bankers charged: UK begins Euribor rigging case Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 2:42 AM ET
    Colin Bermingham, a former trader at Barclays Plc, arrives at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London, U.K., on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. Bermingham is one of 11 ex-traders facing charges for manipulating the euro interbank offered rate (euribor) benchmark made an appearance to be formally indicted at a London court Monday

    Six bankers were formally charged in a British court on Monday with conspiring to manipulate Euribor benchmark interest rates.

  • Could this be the new model for central banks? Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 10:47 AM ET

    The Bank of England should scrap its rate-setting committee and use quantitative easing as its main monetary tool, says a new study.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 | 6:30 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Soros says it's the 2008 crisis all over again Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM ET
    Soros says it's the 2008 crisis all over again

    Hedge fund billionaire George Soros is warning of another crisis in the financial markets.

  • Muted expectations into 2016 Monday, 28 Dec 2015 | 1:35 PM ET
    Muted expectations into 2016

    John Traynor, People's United Wealth, shares his forecast for next year's trading market; and Craig Columbus, Tower Square Investment, weighs in on opportunities in energy.

  • Five hot sectors for 2016 Monday, 28 Dec 2015 | 11:52 AM ET
    Oil barrels prices Royal Dutch Shell Plc

    Here are NYSE trader Kenny Polcari's predictions for 2016 including five sectors he thinks will be hot.

  • Seven big banks in UK paid just $30M tax in 2014 Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015 | 4:15 AM ET
    Skyline of London

    Seven of the biggest investment banks operating in London paid little or no tax in Britain last year.

  • A pedestrian passes a Deutsche Bank branch in Frankfurt, Germany.

    Deutsche Bank has identified up to $4 billion in suspicious transactions relating to its Russian operations, a Bloomberg report said on Tuesday.

  • Bad news for the banks? Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 7:15 AM ET
    Bad news for the banks?

    Financials proving to be the biggest losers since the Fed’s announcement for a rate hike. Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill + Partners, breaks down the move.

  • Here's how Fed hike helps financials... Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 8:15 AM ET
    Here's how Fed hike helps financials...

    James Morrow, Fidelity, weighs in on the market reaction to the Fed's rate hike and which stocks could benefit from the move.

  • Banks waste no time hiking rates after Fed Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 7:46 AM ET
    Banks waste no time hiking rates after Fed

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports banks are already raising their prime rate for borrowers on the heels of the Fed's announcement.

  • Switzerland bans six former UBS forex staff Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 3:22 AM ET
    A UBS bank branch in Zurich, Switzerland

    Swiss authorities have issued industry bans against six former managers and traders of UBS's foreign exchange and precious metals business.

  • Banks eye rate hike Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 9:18 AM ET
    Banks eye rate hike

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a look at how an interest rate hike will likely impact the banking sector.