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Jackson Wong, associate director at United Simsen Securities, outlines his expectations for the British bank, which is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter results on Monday.
The ECB's massive QE program may only be of small help to the euro zone's banks, but could boost other sectors like real estate.
UBS, the biggest Swiss bank, doubled its full-year dividend, but warned the Swiss franc's strength could hit future profits.
HSBC admitted failings by its Swiss subsidiary that helped wealthy customers dodge taxes and conceal millions of dollars of assets.
JPMorgan Chase's hiring of the son of a Chinese commerce minister is being scrutinized by investigators looking at whether the bank improperly hired relatives of government officials to win influence and business.
Investors who want certainty about legal costs for financial firms should not buy bank stocks, JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon tells CNBC.
Morgan Stanley earnings rose as its legal costs fell, outweighing a big drop in revenue from bond, currency, and commodities trading.
Continuing legal expenses have put big banks in the same league as tobacco and asbestos companies, Dick Bove tells CNBC.
The banking industry could look different soon due to the high cost of being a big bank, Lazard's Gary Parr tells CNBC.
China's central bank will continue to maintain "prudent" monetary policy in 2015, keeping credit growth stable.
Analysts are mulling the likelihood of the ECB announcing a start to sovereign bond purchases this month — and debating whether they would even work.
Firms want to work with big-name banks and will take their business to foreign institutions if the U.S. broke up banks, Jeremy Siegel said.
Russia's central bank said it would will provide a mid-sized bank to with up to 30 billion rubles to stop it going bankrupt.
New bank fees for some business deposits are a really bad idea, Kroll Bond Rating Agency's Chris Whalen said.
Spain's Santander said it had named former CFO Jose Antonio Alvarez as chief executive officer to replace Javier Marin.
A technical glitch at a U.K. bank left a man trapped on Sunday morning, after he had tried to withdraw cash from an ATM.
The business culture in the banking industry weakens the will to be honest, according to a new study by a university in Switzerland.
Wells Fargo is launching a new loan modification program that includes an option to lower the interest rate for certain qualified borrowers.
JPMorgan's $13 billion settlement was a major disappointment for a few reasons, whistleblower Alayne Fleischmann says.
Central bankers plan to challenge ECB chief Mario Draghi on Wednesday over his management and communication style, ECB sources said.