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Nasdaq OMX announced it has reopened trading at its Nasdaq options market after a brief halt that affected trading in stocks A through M.
Nuveen's Bob Doll sees a 10 percent stock correction amid a pretty good but volatile year for stocks, and he expects gold and other commodities to continue to fall.
Apollo Global Management has completed fundraising for its latest private equity fund, amassing $17.5 billion from investors.
JPMorgan Chase plans to sell or exit its business of issuing prepaid cards for corporate payrolls, government tax refunds and benefits.
Dutch insurance and banking group ING is on track for its planned initial public offering, the group's chief financial officer told CNBC.
After two years of stellar gains for global investment banks, JPMorgan has announced its top picks for the sector in the coming year.
Wall Street could pay nearly $50 billion to buy peace from federal authorities, according to interviews and a confidential analysis, the NYT reports.
BlackRock agreed to end its analyst survey program worldwide, as part of an agreement reached Wednesday with the New York Attorney General's office.
Regulators are probing whether several big banks deliberately mispriced mortgage bonds in the years following the financial crisis, the WSJ reported.
JPMorgan will pay a $350 million penalty to the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in addition to a $1.7 billion forfeiture to settle charges in the Madoff deal.
How will the economy and markets play? What about Hillary Clinton and Ted Cruz? Blackstone's Byron Wien gives his annual new year's predictions.
JPMorgan will pay about $2.6 billion to settle allegations it turned a blind eye to Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme.
It wasn't easy but Bernanke has succeeded in establishing something of immediate value for Yellen as she takes the reins of the Fed, says Pimco's El-Erian.
Government regulations aimed at reducing reducing risk at the nation's banks in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis are having the opposition effect, bank analyst Dick Bove tells CNBC.
Working through a long list of legal problems, JPMorgan Chase is starting the new year with another steep payout to the government. The NYT reports.
Can investors really access the high returns offered by hedge funds without paying exorbitantly high fees?
ck Lew, the US Treasury secretary, will renew pressure on Germany to boost domestic demand and embrace a deeper banking union when he visits Berlin this week. The FT reports.
A big caution flag should accompany bets that the euro will lose ground against the dollar as a result of widening of interest rate differentials.
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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.