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  • Geithner on corporate taxes and the economy Monday, 12 May 2014 | 7:50 AM ET
    Geithner on corporate taxes and the economy

    Tim Geithner talks to "Squawk Box" co-host Andrew Ross Sorkin Monday, as the former Treasury secretary's new book "Stress Test" hits stores.

  • Geithner's book unplugged Monday, 12 May 2014 | 6:12 AM ET
    Geithner's book unplugged

    The "Squawk Box" crew and Ben White, CNBC contributor, share their takeaways from former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner's new book, "Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises."

  • What Timothy Geithner really thinks Friday, 9 May 2014 | 4:24 PM ET
    What Timothy Geithner really thinks

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin previews his interview with Timothy Geithner, former United States Secretary of Treasury, on his new book about the financial crisis.

  • Some investors bet on return to reverse mortgages Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    A reverse mortgage start-up has raised about $230 million in a private offering, which sets the stage for a potential initial public offering.

  • StanChart profit down on currency weakness Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 1:37 AM ET

    Standard Chartered said its first-quarter profit fell by a high single-digit percentage compared with last year thanks to tough market conditions.

  • Consumer credit soars on auto, student loans Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 3:55 PM ET
    Alain Filiz

    Consumer credit rose by the largest amount since February 2013, boosted by growing demand for student and auto loans.

  • Barclays update: Don’t expect a ‘magic wand’ Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 12:09 PM ET

    Despite Barclays' disappointing results this week, analysts are not expecting any great changes when it reveals its strategy update this Thursday.

  • Lending Club helps payoff personal debt Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 11:26 AM ET
    Lending Club helps payoff personal debt

    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.

  • Pioneering peer-to-peer lending Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    Pioneering peer-to-peer lending

    Aaron Vermut, Prosper Marketplace CEO, discusses the company's alternative online lending platform and strong growth in the sector.

  • Who's cashing in on Alibaba? Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 10:18 AM ET
    Who's cashing in on Alibaba?

    Rumors are swirling that the Alibaba IPO filing will happen this week. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reveals who stands to make big money from the IPO.

  • Holder's 'too big to jail' warning sparks criticism Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder delivers the keynote address to the National Association of Attorneys General Traning and Research Arm's symposium on the reduction of crime at the The Westin Georgetown hotel May 5, 2014 in Washington.

    Analysts reacted with caution and criticism to Attorney General Eric Holder's signaling potential criminal charges against global banks.

  • How US plans to use tax law to punish Russian banks Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 7:09 AM ET

    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.

  • AG Holder: No such thing as 'too big to jail' Monday, 5 May 2014 | 10:56 AM ET
    AG Holder: No such thing as 'too big to jail'

    CNBC's Eamon Javes reports Attorney General Eric Holder has posted a video message on the DOJ's website stating there is no such thing as too big to jail.

  • JPMorgan sees markets revenue declining 20% Friday, 2 May 2014 | 5:36 PM ET

    JPMorgan Chase expects second-quarter markets revenue will be about 20 percent lower than a year earlier, the company said on Friday.

  • 'Bond King' no more? Investors flee Pimco fund Friday, 2 May 2014 | 8:14 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    The flight from the Pimco Total Return Fund continued apace in April with investors withdrawing another $3.1 billion, the 12th month of outflows.

  • RBS profit triples; shares rocket Friday, 2 May 2014 | 3:19 AM ET
    A pedestrian passes a branch of Royal Bank of Scotland Group in London, U.K., on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.

    Part-nationalized Royal Bank of Scotland trebled its profit in the first quarter, boosted by effective cost-control and waning impairment charges.

  • Gum, milk, caskets? Done! What doesn't Walmart sell? Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Walmart customers push carts past reusable shopping bags in Los Angeles.

    The news that Wal-Mart is getting into the car insurance business begs the question: is there anything that the world's largest retailer doesn't hawk?

  • GOP: Health signups lagging Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    A report released Wednesday said one-third of people who signed up for health insurance through new federal exchanges hadn't paid their first month's premium.

  • Good news! Banks lending again: Forbes Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:08 PM ET
    Good news! Banks lending again: Forbes

    Digging into new all-time highs for the Dow, and the health of bank lending, with CNBC contributor Ron Insana; Forbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes; and FMHR trader Jon Najarian.

  • Too big to jail? BNP, Credit Suisse face potential indictment

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports big bank BNP Paribas and Credit Suisse may soon be facing criminal charges over alleged money laundering.