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A U.S. Senate is set to grill regulators on plans to address the risks of banks' involvement in physical commodities markets.
If Obama's three nominees to the Fed are approved, the country would have a dream team at the head of the central bank, says Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.
A market correction is approaching the level of near certainty as Wall Street faces a major paradigm shift in how to achieve price gains.
Advisors and analysts say a recovering economy, and the Fed's taper and zero-interest-rate policy, could complicate investment planning in 2014.
If December's reading on U.S. employment had traders scratching their heads in confusion, it presents an ever greater question mark for Janet Yellen.
It's "absurd" to pay any attention to US nonfarm payrolls data, influential investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC.
As recruiting season for summer interns ramps up, several banks are relaxing rules for their junior employees. The WSJ reports.
Global bank regulators agreed to ease the way a new rule, meant to rein in risk, is compiled to try to avoid crimping the world's economy.
China stocks' low valuations may look mouthwatering to bargain hunters, but below the surface, the market may not be as cheap as it looks.
European banking stocks could see a 35 percent rise this year backed by attractive valuations, the CEO at TCMG Asset Management said.
Men's Wearhouse's largest shareholder, Eminence Capital, plans to support the retailer's $1.61 billion offer for rival Jos. A. Bank, the Wall Street Journal reported, quoting people familiar with the matter.
The data-driven policy actions that the Fed says it uses to steer economic growth and price stability perfectly fit the metaphor of visual navigation.
Earnings season could deliver the next round of bruises to a stock market that has been stalled.
New York state officials plan to hold a public hearing later this month to discuss bitcoin licenses and other digital currency issues.
Investors are hurting their long-term returns by focusing too much on assets they can liquidate quickly, according to a new report.
A top Federal Reserve official said he is "disinclined" to focus on December's jobs data alone as he considers the bond-purchase taper.
Bank of America has detailed how it intends to improve working conditions for its junior bankers after one of its summer interns died.
Friday's nonfarm payrolls report stunned Wall Street, which had been trading on the notion that the economy was on a steady trajectory higher.
The shocking drop in December job creation to the worst level in three years raises questions about the direction of Fed policy.
The U.S. Justice Department plans additional enforcement actions against banks that do not have enough safeguards against money laundering.
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Jefferies is backing a former SAC executive despite its own struggle with insider trading at an internal hedge fund.
Hedge funds that bet on corporate events have long been industry darlings; clients remain bullish despite July losses.
Wall Street banks may appear to be offering higher salaries to junior employees, but the increase may not be as generous as it looks.