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Banks may have repaired their balance sheets but we're still waiting for any notable shift in their culture, according to a market commentator.
Britain's Lloyds Banking Group confirmed on Friday that it was close to agreeing a settlement over allegations of manipulating benchmark interest rates.
The SEC said it had charged Morgan Stanley with misleading investors about two mortgage-backed securities it issued before the 2008 financial crisis.
The drama at Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) resumed on Thursday with a former CEO of the bank being held by police in Lisbon.
The U.S. unit of German lender Deutsche Bank suffers from ongoing financial reporting problems, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
On the four-year anniversary of Dodd-Frank, perhaps there is a lesson big banks can learn from smaller, regional banks, says Dan O'Donnell.
One of the biggest private equity investors in the banking sector has warned that regulation has depressed profitability, the FT reports.
Italy’s banks are “quite well-prepared” for the upcoming European stress tests, the second-in-command at the central bank told CNBC.
The saga surrounding troubled lender Banco Espirito Santo has taken another twist, shedding more light on the strength of Portugal's banking sector.
The old adage, "As goes GM, so goes the nation," can apply to Wells Fargo, which released earnings Friday, Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini tells CNBC.
Though Wells Fargo's earnings only met expectations, Jim Cramer says there are several reasons to be bullish on the banking giant.
Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz said on Monday he is "very uncomfortable" with current stock market levels.
Barclays, trying to restore its reputation after a series of scandals, has created a Compliance Career Academy to improve staff training.
While Jamie Dimon's prognosis for recovery is good, JPMorgan's board needs to think about his successor, says Yale professor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld.
Tracey Emin's "My Bed," complete with cigarette butts, crumpled sheets and underwear, sold for $4.25 million.
Many Americans with debit cards tied to their checking accounts are still confused about how these programs work.
New York's AG says individual investors thought they were diving into "safe waters" when investing with Barclays, but those waters were "full of predators."
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will shift south along a narrow arc identified as the most likely resting place of the plane.
Barclays pulled a bond offering after it emerged that the New York attorney general was preparing to sue the UK bank for securities fraud.
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