Goldman Sachs made a $835m loan to Banco Espírito Santo a month before Portugal's largest listed lender by value was bailed out. The FT reports.» Read More
Despite Barclays' disappointing results this week, analysts are not expecting any great changes when it reveals its strategy update this Thursday.
The Fed should expect more "bumps in the road" as financial markets react to increasingly less precise communications from the U.S. central bank.
Emerging markets bets have led to losses for many over the past year, but among big investors few got the timing of their wagers as wrong as Pimco.
After weeks of mortgage market weakness, loan applications rose last week, led by a surge in applications to purchase a home.
Analysts reacted with caution and criticism to Attorney General Eric Holder's signaling potential criminal charges against global banks.
While these may not be the best of times for hedge funds, they're still pretty good for the best of the best.
Activist investors like Ackman and Icahn are trumpeting their good work but investors should do a little more digging on these guys, says Ron Insana.
First JPMorgan, and now Barclays is reporting bad news about trading profit.
As more retail investors make the move from mutual funds to ETFs, one company appears to be reaping the biggest share of the benefits.
The bond market is giving the stock market angst.
Hedge fund managers heavily populate the so-called 1 percent in the United States. And they are getting richer.
Swiss lender UBS posted better-than-expected first-quarter profit as CEO Sergio Ermotti pledged to pay a special dividend to investors.
Carl Icahn cops to a having a "fighting gene"—an observation made by Warren Buffett.
The Greenlight Capital co-founder called Athenahealth a "bubble" stock, which sent the shares plummeting after hours.
Barclays reported a 5 percent fall in adjusted pre-tax profit to £1.7 billion ($2.9 billion), as the fixed-income division of its investment bank slowed dramatically.
The Department of Justice and Credit Suisse are near a deal to see the bank plead guilty and pay a $1 billion settlement, a Reuters source says.
The bitcoin community has a communication problem.
Four years after the Flash Crash, investors are still debating what caused it. USA Today reports.
Warren Buffett, his longtime business partner Charlie Munger, and Bill Gates are no fans of high-frequency trading.
There was a surprising amount of bubble talk at the Milken Institute's Global conference in Los Angeles last week.
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Some of the most powerful members of the financial community think the American economy is going to be just fine.
Common Sense has hired another SocGen exec as it rebuilds after the arrest of its founder and the loss of clients.
All those headlines about new stock market highs may look sexy, but life for active managers hasn't been quite so much fun.