The Senate Banking Committee is set to hold a hearing on Thursday to examine whether regulators inappropriately "outsource" oversight to consultants that are paid billions of dollars by the banks. The NY Times reports.
Family Dollar Stores reported a weaker-than-expected quarterly profit, blaming a delay in tax refunds for hurting sales at the end of January and early February.
Mortgage applications rose last week, driven by improved refinance demand as interest rates tumbled, an industry group said on Wednesday.
President Barack Obama on Wednesday will issue ideas to raise $580 billion in new tax revenues, including a minimum tax on the wealthy and putting an end to some corporate tax breaks.
A revolution has started as consumers use technology to carry out everyday banking tasks. America's banks are reconsidering the future of the branch.
In a blow to one of the world's largest accounting firms, KPMG said it resigned as auditor of two U.S. corporations amid an FBI investigation into insider trading allegations.
The world's biggest bond fund manager Bill Gross has had a change of heart on Treasurys, raising allocations to U.S.government bonds.
A former KPMG senior audit partner who quit after admitting to passing on inside information about corporate clients Herbalife and Skechers USA was identified by the golf partner he had been tipping, the auditor's lawyer said.
Adobe Systems (ADBE) due to announce the launch of Adobe Primetime, a package of tools to transform the way companies distribute TV over the web.
First Solar shares soared more than 33 percent on Tuesday after the company forecast 2013 earnings and revenue well above Wall Street estimates.
As first-quarter earnings season kicks off, negative company warnings have outpaced positive revisions nearly five-to-one.
Claims that reform would boost the economy are challenged by those who say costs in job losses and spending on social programs would be too high a price.
It sounds like something out of science fiction, but someday you may be able to access accounts with brainwaves.
Housing demand is suddenly roaring back, and the nation's home builders are rushing just to keep up. New orders are soaring, as supplies of existing homes continue to plummet.
Citi filed a claim with Nasdaq for losses associated with Facebook's glitch-plagued IPO last May, according to sources.
U.S. wholesale inventories recorded their biggest decline in nearly 1-1/2 years in February as petroleum stocks tumbled and overall sales rose solidly, which could see first-quarter growth estimates shaved.
Small-business owners' confidence fell in March — halting three months of gains, with few entrepreneurs making hiring plans. You call this a recovery?
What does President Obama have to do to find balance between what Republicans and Democrats want in the Federal budget? David Walker CEO of Comeback America Initiative, weighs in.
St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard told CNBC that he's be willing to reduce the central bank's massive bond-buying program in "small increments."