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British insurer RSA has appointed former Royal Bank of Scotland boss Stephen Hester as its new chief executive with immediate effect.
Daniel Loeb's hedge fund will be losing Rhode Island as a client after the state's pension fund found his Third Point too risky.
Wells Fargo held the top spot as world's most valuable banking brand, with a brand value of over $30 billion, according to a report on Monday.
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating financial funds that may have violated anti-bribery laws in their dealings with Libya.
Bernard Beal, a prominent municipal bond underwriter who founded M.R. Beal, has moved to Blaylock Robert Van.
A New York state judge approved most of Bank of America Corp's $8.5 billion settlement with investors in mortgage securities.
Investors yanked $9 billion from emerging market funds during a turbulent past week, with equities seeing their biggest outflow in 2-1/2 years.
Goldman Sachs stands accused of deliberately exploiting the sovereign wealth fund of Libya in order to make "substantial" profits, according to a legal filing.
Goldman Sachs and hedge fund billionaire John Arnold have funded the largest ever social impact bond.
The markets will continue to grapple with emerging market fallout, due to lower liquidity stemming from the Federal Reserve's tapering policy.
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Banks have begun selling bonds backed by foreclosed homes turned into rentals in the U.S., bringing calls for Congress to look into the deals.
While investor sentiment may be swayed by emerging markets, the value of U.S. stocks depends on American companies, Vanguard founder Jack Bogle told CNBC.
It has been a tough year for hedge funds. But hedge funds have hit back at the skeptics, insisting 2014 will be their year.
Denmark's Socialist People's Party said on Thursday it would continue to support the ruling coalition, even after it leaves it, meaning the government will not fall.
Despite efforts from policymakers and central bankers, the emerging markets sell-off continues – and there are warnings this might be a long haul.
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.
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