• US banks rolling in record profits, lending anemic Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    U.S. banks earned more from April through June than during any quarter on record, aided by a steep drop in losses from bad loans.

  • For Fed-addled market, 'good enough' just might do Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    Are Thursday's U.S. economic data may be "good enough" for the Federal Reserve to taper? Judging by the reaction of the 10-year yield, the bond market seems to believe they are.

  • See you in September, stock pro says Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 9:42 AM ET

    The Mideast aside, September had already promised to be a month of uncertainty and perhaps a "better buying opportunity," Gamco's Howard Ward told CNBC.

  • JPMorgan bribe probe in Asia expands: Report Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    The investigation of JPM's hiring practices in China has uncovered an internal spreadsheet that linked appointments to specific deals pursued by the bank, Bloomberg reports.

  • US, two airlines say open to settling merger fight Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    American Airlines, US Airways, and the U.S. said they were open to settling a fight over whether the airlines should be allowed to merge.

  • Blacks still find Wall Street a foreign territory Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 4:46 PM ET
    Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in Washington, Aug. 28, 1963

    The difficulty blacks face in the heart of America's financial capital was underscored by news that Merrill Lynch has agreed to pay $160 million to settle discrimination claims.

  • Should Amazon buy Groupon?     Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 2:24 PM ET

    Groupon is building warehouses for its physical goods business, creating competition for Amazon. Should Amazon just buy Groupon? R.J. Hottovy of Morningstar offers insight.

  • Has JPMorgan become a 'piñata bank'? Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 12:20 PM ET

    As U.S. authorities are seeking over $6 billion in damages from JPMorgan, the "Squawk on the Street" team dissects the implications for America's largest bank.

  • Syria, consequences, and echoes of Donald Rumsfeld Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 10:10 AM ET
    A man looks at a Turbo Chef oven at the General Appliance & Kitchen store in Berkeley, California.

    Unintended consequences are in part to blame for volatile markets. To paraphrase Donald Rumsfeld, it's not the known unknowns that worry traders, it's the unknown unknowns.

  • Gartman's trade of the moment on the Syrian crisis Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 8:31 AM ET
    Dennis Gartman

    "Buy gold and sell euros," closely followed investor Dennis Gartman tells CNBC, citing the Syria crisis.

  • Banker admits to using bailout money to buy condo Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 8:00 PM ET

    On Tuesday a former bank executive in Missouri pleaded guilty to criminal charges after using $381,000 of federal money to buy a waterfront condominium.

  • Bank ratings do not show the impact of the slowdown in emerging economies or the more sustained recovery in developed countries. Europe still leads the list of the world's safest banks.

  • Lap of luxury ...behind bars     Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 2:45 PM ET

    Convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam is allegedly living like a king behind bars, with CNBC's Andrea Day. The New York Post says he has his own bathroom, an adjustable bed and a balcony in prison.

  • Is Rajaratnam really living like a prison king? Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    Billionaire Galleon Group hedge fund cofounder Raj Rajaratnam departs Manhattan Federal Court during his trial March 23, 2011 in New York City.

    Reports that convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam is living like a king in federal prison are "rubbish," according to a source. He's a sick man serving a long sentence.

  • Living like a king in prison     Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 1:21 PM ET

    According to the New York Post, convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam has his own bathroom, an adjustable bed and a balcony in prison. CNBC's Andrea Day offers insight.

  • I worry about JC Penney-Sears model: Retail pro Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    Following the JCP Ackman blowup and a tough quarter at Sears, turnaround expert Marcus Lemonis told CNBC he's "not sure" the market can handle both retailers.

  • Dutch govt agrees to $8 billion in budget cuts Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 12:26 PM ET
    Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the Netherlands's finance minister

    The Dutch government has agreed a further $8 billion in budget measures to honor the European Union's deficit ceiling next year, Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem told reporters.

  • Rajaratnam has 'manservant' in prison: NY Post Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 11:41 AM ET
    Raj Rajaratnam

    Imprisoned inside trader Raj Rajaratnam may be getting more inside help behind bars. The New York Post says he has an adjustable bed and balcony and a "manservant" on call.

  • Five years after TARP, misgivings on bonuses Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 6:30 AM ET
    Hank Paulson

    Henry M. Paulson Jr. on bonuses during the 2008 financial crisis: “There was such a total lack of awareness from the firms that paid big bonuses during this extraordinary time.”

  • Why T. Rowe Price had to ban AA traders Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    American Airlines at JFK International Airport.

    The move to terminate the trading rights of 1,300 American Airline employees is actually a sign that T. Rowe Price is looking out for customers.

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