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  • NEW YORK, Nov 30- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will chair a group that will push to establish a clearing hub for China's renminbi currency in the United States, the group said on Monday. The group said enabling renminbi-denominated transactions to be cleared in the United States would improve U.S. companies' competitiveness.

  • SHANGHAI, Oct 23- China will push forward financial reform and increasingly promote the role of the market, the official Xinhua news agency said late on Thursday, citing Premier Li Keqiang. Li said China successfully swerved systemic financial risks and that there was no long-term basis for depreciation of China's currency, the renminbi.

  • Paulson, Rubin, Geithner: USA is still No. 1 Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    Former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin

    Three former U.S. Treasury Secretaries agree: The U.S. has plenty of problems, but it's still in a dominant global position.

  • Wall Street jets west for 'Davos with palm trees' Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 11:54 AM ET
    Ken Griffin speaks at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference.

    The financial community—including Steve Schwarzman, Ken Griffin and Steve Cohen—will once again figure prominently at Milken.

  • Paulson joins chorus of concern about liquidity Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    Henry Paulson

    Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson is concerned about the potential for liquidity troubles in markets due to changes in the activities of Wall Street firms.

  • Need to restore competiveness of US economy: Paulson Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 7:10 AM ET
    Need to restore competiveness of US economy: Paulson

    Although still a bright spot in the global economy, Paulson Institute chairman and former Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson says the U.S. is not growing fast enough and outlines income disparity as a serious problem. Paulson also favors Jeb Bush in the 2016 presidential bid.

  • Paulson's great confidence in Fed Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 7:04 AM ET
    Paulson's great confidence in Fed

    Providing insight on the Federal Reserve's rate hike timeline, with Paulson Institute chairman and former Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson.

  • Dealing with a new China: Paulson Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 6:52 AM ET
    Dealing with a new China: Paulson

    Paulson Institute chairman and former Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson says it is in the United States' strong interest to have a constructive relationship with China.

  • Paulson: Focused on source of China growth Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 6:30 AM ET
    Paulson: Focused on source of China growth

    China's economy is growing at the slowest pace since the crisis. Paulson Institute chairman and former Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson, outlines the source of growth.

  • Testimony to end, but AIG case far from over Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    AIG headquarters in New York City.

    The last witness in an eight-week trial is expected to be called Friday, but a verdict is still months away.

  • Ben Bernanke is a really funny guy. Seriously Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 11:55 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    Even guys who had to bear the weight of the world on their shoulders can laugh a little, too.

  • AIG trial: Paulson's testimony Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    AIG trial: Paulson's testimony

    Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson's testimony wrapped up quicker than expected at the AIG bailout trial, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Tough grilling over AIG bailout Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 9:50 AM ET
    Tough grilling over AIG bailout

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the big week ahead for the AIG bailout trial. Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke; former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson; and former Federal Reserve Bank of New York President Timothy Geithner, will take the stand this week.

  • Revisiting the Lehman Bros bailout that never was Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 6:42 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    For the first time, Fed officials have offered an account that differs significantly from the versions that, for many, have hardened into history.

  • Wall St. pros weigh in on costs of climate change Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:40 PM ET
    Henry Paulson

    An elite group of former financial pros are behind a major new study on the economic ramifications of climate change.

  • How climate change is going to slam the US economy Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 5:55 AM ET

    The U.S. faces economic costs from climate change adding up to billions of dollars over the next 25 years. And that's just for starters.

  • 5 takeaways from Geithner and the financial crisis Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:46 PM ET
    U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner testifies during a hearing July 25, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington.

    Andrew Ross Sorkin reflects on the major takeaways from his recent interviews with former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner.

  • Should Henry Paulson have made the list? Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:10 AM ET
    Bernanke and Greenspan make the cut

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen; Paul Steiger, ProPublica, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, share their thoughts on the titans of central banking and whether Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson should have made the list.

  • Jamie Dimon—the most influential on Wall Street? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 12:59 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    Are big bank leaders like Jamie Dimon the most influential on Wall Street—or activist investors like Carl Icahn?

  • Paulson on JPM: I shouldn't say, but I will ... Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 1:21 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon presents driver's license to Justice Department security officer as he arrives at the Justice Department in Washington, Sept. 26, 2013.

    Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson told CNBC he'd comment on JPMorgan's legal troubles, even though he shouldn't. Warren Buffett also weighed in.