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Shares of U.K. bank HSBC briefly surged 9.8 percent in morning trade on Thursday, with market watchers blaming a trading error for the move.
After this "amazing" quarter, Facebook's future looks brighter than ever, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday.
Adjusting to a world with less Fed liquidity has created pain in those markets with current account deficiencies, weak currencies and inflation.
A rising hedge fund star has made a big bet on Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba, believing the company will be worth at least $200 billion.
The Fed trims its stimulus program by another $10 billion per month: A vote of confidence the economy is growing modestly.
The second round of Fed tapering announced Wednesday isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.
Ben Bernanke left the Fed on a high note Wednesday, cutting the bank's bond buying program by another $10 billion before handing off to Janet Yellen.
"We thought he would be my successor ... That's not going to be the case," Pimco co-founder Bill Gross said.
The Federal Reserve's first decision of 2014 and the last of the Ben Bernanke era is a crucial one for markets worldwide.
Last week's selloff reminded hedge funds how to navigate falling markets. Investors should appreciate it.
Hedge fund manager Paul Singer is "shocked" by Bitcoin's rise, especially given gold's fall.
RBS is taking billions of pounds in extra charges to cover the cost of past misdeeds, sending it deep into the red.
Federal prosecutors are scrutinizing whether banks have allowed businesses to siphon billions of dollars from consumers’ accounts.
Ongoing concerns about emerging markets could end up boosting U.S. stocks as investors look for greener pastures, BMO's Brian Belski tells CNBC.
The DoJ and the CFTC have both held investigations into whether BofA engaged in improper trading by doing its own futures trades ahead of executing large orders for clients.
No American financial institution is too large to indict and no bank executive immune from criminal prosecution, Attorney General Eric Holder said.
JPMorgan Chase’s board voted to give Jamie Dimon a new pay package worth about $20 million after his pay was cut in half last year, to $11.5 million.
There's a slice of private equity that isn't too concerned about valuations: Middle market firms that focus on small and mid-sized companies.
Buying the overall market this year won't work like last year, hedge fund manager Dan Arbess tells CNBC.
After a stellar 2013 in the stock market, it begs the question: Is the market overheated and getting ready for a fall? Asset manager Ken Kamen weighs in.
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