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The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the financial sector, the budget deal and if now is the time to take your gains for the year.
Tom Naratil, UBS CFO, explains how the Federal approval of the Volcker Rule is likely to impact the financial sector. Naratil says his company actually adopted some of the changes a few years early.
Royal Bank of Scotland will pay $100 million to resolve U.S. probes into whether the bank violated U.S. sanctions laws against Iran, Sudan, Burma and Cuba.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist, discuss QE and if market momentum will continue into 2014.
"The benefit of the great American growth story is through equities," Charles Schwab says.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, Charles Schwab, chairman of the eponymous firm, discusses its accountability guarantee, as well as retail investors and bitcoin.
The first Swiss banks have signaled their readiness to work with U.S. officials in a crackdown on wealthy Americans evading taxes.
CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down the 5 key exemptions of the Volcker Rule, including underwriting and risk mitigated hedging.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, Kenneth Jacobs, Lazard, chairman & CEO discusses the financial crisis, the global economy and CEO confidence. Jacobs says, "CEO confidence is a factor of the real economy." CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.
Discussing the Volcker Rule and the improvements made to make the legislation stronger, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Sheila Bair, former chair of the FDIC.
The FDIC has voted unanimously to approve the Volcker Rule. CNBC's Eamon Javers details the compliance issues.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on the Volcker Rule legislation and the new reporting requirements banks will now face.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on the Volcker Rule briefing and what advantages and disadvantages it holds for banks.
Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors president & CIO, and Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, discuss the Volcker Rule and what legal challenges could arise.
CNBC's Eamon Javers details the five key exemptions under the Volcker Rule. Regulators from the FDIC and Federal Reserve are expected to vote to approve the legislation which would ban banks from proprietary trading.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the numbers on how much it will cost the big bank to cover its legal fees, which includes $14 billion of reserves to handle litigation issues.
Europe is seeking to agree by year-end on how to close failing banks, part of an ambitious plan to create a single banking framework.
Harvey Pitt, Kalorama Partners CEO and former SEC chairman, discusses the "toughened" version of the Volcker Rule and what can be expected from the new regulation. Pitt thinks there will be more restrictions across the board.
M&A activity looks to pick up. Debt markets should expand. Clients may stop nagging about fees. What's not to like?
Should bond yields have gone higher on jobs data? Bob Iaccino, TopstepTrader thinks the Treasury market thinks the Fed has its "taper schedule" set already. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Sheila Dharmarajan, weigh in.
Iran wants wider inclusion in the international financial system, according to the governor of Iran's Central Bank.
Switzerland opened a probe of RBS related to alleged corruption at Malaysian state fund 1MDB, sources said. The FT reports.
JPMorgan Chase disclosed that its "criticized" oil and gas industry loans more than doubled in the first three months of 2016.