The Fed is actively considering additional measures to address risks in the short-term wholesale funding market, Chair Janet Yellen said.» Read More
ISS Proxy Advisory Services is recommending that Dell shareholders approve the offer by CEO Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners to take the company private.
It's shaping up to be a brutal summer for bond investors as the bloodbath in the US credit market shows no signs of letting up.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. Student loans and immigration will be on the Congressional docket next week. And Alcoa kicks off earnings season.
Japan's Softbank received the final approval it needed from U.S. regulators for its $21.6 billion bid to take control of No. 3 US wireless provider Sprint Nextel.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on a Wall Street Journal report that U.S. prosecutors do not have enough evidence to bring insider trading charges against's SAC's Steven Cohen.
CNBC's David Faber reports that according to Thomson Reuters, global M&A volume fell 13 percent this year, compared to the first half of 2012.
Tun Musa Hitam, chairman of the World Islamic Economic Forum, tells CNBC about the spread of Islamic Finance after the 'failure' of the normal system.
Standard & Poor's announced Tuesday it is cutting the credit ratings of three major European banks: Credit Suisse, Barclays and Deutsche Bank.
Like so many years before it, the first half saw meteoric highs and catastrophic lows, and these were some of the highlights (and a few lowlights as well).
With second-quarter bank earnings announcements looming, JPMorgan may be one to watch given the potential for stronger capital markets business, say analysts.
Carl Ichan has secured $5.2 billion in financing for Dell's recap plan, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Daniel Coleman, CEO of Knight Capital Group, provides his perspective on the broker-dealer industry and gives his take on managing a high-frequency trading operation.
The level of merger and acquisition activity (M&A) has fallen to its lowest since 2004, according to a new report, but Goldman Sachs says confidence is returning to the M&A market.
Gregg Lemkau, co-head of global mergers and acquisitions at Goldman Sachs, says the low level of M&A activity is "frustrating" as all the usual drivers are there and explains what's holding investors back.
Dell's special board committee said it welcomes the new proposal from the billionaire investor, who has lined up $5.2 billion to back up his bid for a leveraged recapitalization.
EU antitrust regulators announced that 13 of the largest banks had violated EU antitrust regulations in connection with their credit derivatives businesses.
Fast Money trader Jon Najarian takes a look at some unusual activity in shares of Onyx Pharmaceuticals. And a play on the biotechnolgy space, with the FMHR crew.
As companies issue payroll cards, a growing number of American workers are confronting a frustrating predicament on payday. As the New York Times reports, to get their wages, they must first pay a fee.
Onyx is essentially putting itself up for sale to the highest bidder, reports CNBC's David Faber, although it did reject an unsolicited bid from Amgen because the board believed it undervalued the company.
Tribune said it would acquire Local TV Holdings, which owns 19 television stations, for $2.73 billion in cash.
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