Banks Financials


  • The Federal Reserve

    The Federal Reserve on Friday issued corrections to the closely watched annual bank stress tests results that were published a day earlier.

  • Better play: Financials vs. tech

    Janet Yellen said higher interest rates could hit next year. CNBC's Dominic Chu and Seema Mody debate if financials or tech is the better sector play in a higher interest rate environment.

  • Rubenstein: Tax everyone the same

    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, shares his thoughts on proposed changes in the carried interest tax.

  • E*Trade baby

    E*Trade Financial bid farewell to the baby who starred in the television commercials advertising its trading platform for the last seven years.

  • Banks pass stress test, no sweat

    This is good news for American banks and borrowers, says Gov. Frank Keating, American Bankers Association president & CEO, sharing his thoughts on the results of the Fed's "stress test" on banks.

  • VC feeding frenzy in Silicon Valley right now: Pro

    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, shares his thoughts on investing in new technology and explains why his firm does not engage in venture capital projects.

  • Private equity eyes emerging market plays

    I think three percent growth is not unrealistic this year, says David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, sharing his outlook on the U.S. economy and where he is seeing the best investment opportunities.

  • Dick Bove

    Financial stocks have room to double from current levels, Dick Bove said Thursday on CNBC.

  • Barney Frank: American institutions don't escape regulation outside of US

    Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank reacts to the Federal Reserve's annual bank stress tests. 29 out of 30 of the participating banks met its requirements.

  • Banks get healthy: Pro

    Discussing the health of financial stocks after 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements, with the "Closing Bell" panel.

  • The Federal Reserve's most recent stress test shows 29 out of 30 U.S. banks met their stress test capital requirements.

  • Fed releases bank stress test results

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements.

  • Discover Financial to increase dividend

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Discover Financial proposed to increase its next quarterly dividend to $0.24 from $0.20.

  • Dow climbs 100 points

    The "Fast Money" traders weigh in on what's driving the turnaround in the markets. I think it's financials, says Josh Brown. Don't forget about big tech, says Jon Najarian, with a look at Hewlett-Packard, Intel and Microsoft, to name a few.

  • Banks will find out if the Fed thinks they can cope with the next financial crisis when it publishes the results of an annual health check.

  • SEC Security and Exchange Commission

    U.S. securities regulators contacted public funds with investments in Russia to make sure they are managing risks and disclosing their holdings.

  • Combating the banking misconception

    "Across the board this is the most trusted financial system in the world," says Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO & president, discussing the U.S. financial system and why he believes there is a misconception that capital markets are a burden.

  • JPMorgan Chase agreed to sell its physical commodities business to Mercuria, catapulting the Swiss firm into the top tier of commodities traders.

  • Stock market index provider MSCI said it would sell Institutional Shareholder Services to Vestar Capital Partners for $364 million in cash.

  • Regulators are conducting two investigations into GE's credit card business for potential violations of consumer finance laws.