NEW YORK, March 6- U.S. Nonfarm payrolls rose 295,000 last month after an increase of 239,000 in January, the Labor Department said. The decline in the unemployment rate to 5.5 percent from 5.7 percent in January took it to its lowest level since May 2008.» Read More
JPMorgan Chase announced Thursday that it has gotten out of soon-to-mature U.S. Treasurys ahead of a possible default by the government.
Ex-Goldman VP Fabrice Tourre asked a federal judge to dismiss the SEC case against him or set a new trial.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche looks at SAC Capital and Steve Cohen's response to the SEC charges.
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.
A record amount of money poured out of exchange-traded and mutual bond funds in June, according to a fresh report by TrimTabs.
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.
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'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 fund investors have begun to like stocks again—just in time for what appears to be a rough summer ahead for the equity markets.
Any Federal Reserve money-tightening will come due to a stronger economy and shouldn't scare investors, hedge fund manager David Tepper told CNBC.
Historically speaking, the list of winners is short and the list of losers long in a rising interest rate investing climate.
Nomura bear Bob Janjuah believes he knows the reason why the Fed will begin pulling back its easing program, and it's not about anything directly related to the economy.
The BOJ will consider taking further steps to curb any spike in bond yields when it debates policy on Tuesday, with the recent market turbulence threatening its stimulus plan.
The top U.S. derivatives regulator won a legal victory over Bloomberg LP late on Friday when a court dismissed a case the data vendor had filed that claimed a new rule on trading swaps would hurt its business.