• Pimco bled cash in 2013; worst year in 2 decades Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 3:09 PM ET
    Bill Gross

    Pimco's Total Return Fund saw its assets sink by $41.1 billion in 2013, as U.S. Treasuries bets went south

  • Detroit faces new speedbump in bankruptcy process Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:44 PM ET
    The city of Detroit awaits their bankruptcy decision expected on Dec. 3, 2013.

    A key component in Detroit's plan to exit bankruptcy will either be renegotiated over the next week or possibly face litigation, an attorney says.

  • Investors are fleeing the municipal bond market Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:05 PM ET
    The former Packard Plant in Detroit.

    Investors are fleeing the U.S. municipal bond market as it shrank to $3.6 trillion in the third quarter of 2013, the smallest since the end of 2009.

  • Is the Fed really driving up stock prices? Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 2:53 PM ET

    A new study from McKinsey argues that the Fed's stimulus program has had little effect on the stock market.

  • The pros and cons of crowdfunding     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 7:48 PM ET

    Jason Best, Principal at Crowdfund Capital Advisors discusses how crowdfunding - the funding of a company by selling small amounts of equity to many investors - is going to be the next big thing following micro-finance.

  • JPMorgan flees short-term US Treasurys Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    JPMorgan Chase announced Thursday that it has gotten out of soon-to-mature U.S. Treasurys ahead of a possible default by the government.

  • 'Fabulous Fab' seeks to toss SEC fraud verdict Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 2:53 PM ET
    Fabrice Tourre

    Ex-Goldman VP Fabrice Tourre asked a federal judge to dismiss the SEC case against him or set a new trial.

  • US reportedly to sue JPMorgan in mortgage case Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 6:33 PM ET

    Building off August investigations, the U.S. Justice Department plans to sue JPMorgan Chase over mortgage bonds it sold before the financial crisis, reports Reuters.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani reports the Nasdaq's trading freeze was a failure partly due to unprecedented volume sent to SIP.

  • Ghosts of go-go '90s resurface, haunt Wall Street Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 8:21 AM ET

    In the 1990s, U.S. banks used life insurance to bet that their employees would eventually die. Now those wagers are coming back to haunt Wall Street banks.

  • Falcone: Harbinger is not closing down     Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    The SEC barred Phil Falcone from the securities industry for 5 years and will pay over $18 million; reports CNBC's Kate Kelly with the latest details.

  • Phil Falcone reaches settlement with SEC     Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 3:52 PM ET

    Philip Falcone and Harbinger Capital admit to wrongdoing. The SEC barred Falcone from securities industry for 5 years and will pay over $18 million; reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • 'Fabulous Fab' found liable in mortgage-fraud case Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:31 PM ET
    Former Goldman Sachs bond trader Fabrice Tourre arrives at Manhattan federal court with his lawyers in the civil fraud case against him, in New York, August 1, 2013.

    The former Goldman Sachs bond trader known as "Fabulous Fab" was found liable on six of seven counts of defrauding investors in a mortgage securities fraud case brought by the SEC.

  • Cohen fires back at SEC     Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche looks at SAC Capital and Steve Cohen's response to the SEC charges.

  • Markets to Keep Obsessing Over Fed: Pro     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 7:11 PM ET

    David Bloom, Global Head of Foreign Exchange Strategy at HSBC says the markets will keep the taper tantrum alive, despite Ben Bernanke's supportive comments overnight.

  • 'Unprecedented' Exit From Bond Funds Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 2:55 AM ET

    A record amount of money poured out of exchange-traded and mutual bond funds in June, according to a fresh report by TrimTabs.

  • Markets Overreacting to Fed & China: Pro     Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Alex Kobler, MD & APAC Head of Investment Products & Services at UBS Wealth Management discusses portfolio positioning in a rising rates environment and weighs in on China's credit woes.

  • Gold Bugged: Contrarians Not Ready to Give Up Yet Saturday, 29 Jun 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    With the yellow metal hitting a succession of three-year lows recently, its proponents find themselves trying to catch the proverbial dagger that comes with a collapse in prices.

  • Pimco Flagship Fund Loses Big on Bond Shock Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 7:48 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    Pimco's Total Return Bond Fund took a hefty hit in June, due to the sharp rise in bond yields that was sparked by fears the U.S. Federal Reserve will scale back its asset-purchasing program.

  • Hedge Funds Shift to Stocks, in Time for Pullback Saturday, 22 Jun 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    Hedge fund investors have begun to like stocks again—just in time for what appears to be a rough summer ahead for the equity markets.