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  • Knight Capital's Future in the Balance     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 8:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the future of Knight Capital remains uncertain as the company tries to recover from a trading glitch that sent the stock plummeting 75 percent since Wednesday.

  • Knight Capital: Man vs. Machine     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 7:08 AM ET

    Ronald Kruszewski, Stifel Financial chairman, president and CEO, explains how the trading glitch at Knight Capital has left the company fighting for survival, after losing over $400 million.

  • Knight Capital Struggles to Stay Afloat     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 6:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest details on the fallout from Knight Capital's trading glitch this week, as the company looks for ways to shore up its capital positions.

  • What We Can Learn from the Knight Capital Implosion Thursday, 2 Aug 2012 | 6:35 PM ET
    Jim Cramer

    The stock market is risky as it is, Cramer said, adding investors should have to worry about software glitches, as well.

  • Last Call: "You Come at the King, You Best Not Miss..." Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 10:51 PM ET

    Weeks after criticizing Nasdaq for the handling of the Facebook IPO, Knight Capital has its own troubles; Green Mountain Coffee "hyper" growth is over; Yelp surges after revenues; the Fed hints the economy may be slowing and traders are watching the ECB meetings tomorrow.

  • Last Call: The Facebook Free-Fall Continues Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 11:04 PM ET
    Facebook IPO

    A setback for Google; MGM buys out Icahn; tough times for EA and Take Two and Facebook hits new post-IPO lows.

  • Last Call: Monday Monday, Cant Trust That Day Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 10:55 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Ross Levinsohn leaves Yahoo; ManU get ready for IPO and more bad news on the corn crop as the drought worsens.

  • Raymond James CEO on Q3 Earnings     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 10:21 AM ET

    "The Street got ahead of us," says Paul Reilly, Raymond James Financial CEO, breaking down the company's third quarter numbers, reporting a 63% surge in profits but falling short on EPS estimates. Reilly also discusses the headwinds facing the banking sector.

  • Sen. Dodd: Financial Reform Architect     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 8:35 AM ET

    Former Sen. Chris Dodd, (D-CT), discusses banking reform and regulating big banks. He also weighs in on whether there are key elements of his legislation he would like to change.

  • Goolsbee on Big Banks & Regulations     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 8:11 AM ET

    Austan Goolsbee, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, discusses key elements of the Dodd-Frank Act and weighs in on Weill's call yesterday on CNBC's "Squawk Box" to break up the big banks and whether regulators are too close to Wall Street.

  • 'Weill' Big Banks Break Up?     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 6:30 AM ET

    "These banks are not only too big to manage, they are too big to regulate," says Camden Fine, president & CEO of Independent Community Bankers of America, discussing his thoughts on whether investment banks should separate from commercial banks.

  • Will Sandy Weill's Words Convince Washington?     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Discussing Sandy Weill's remarks on breaking up the banks, with Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities.

  • Sen. Cardin on Banks, Taxes & Clawbacks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 1:23 PM ET

    Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) shares his opinions on bank regulations, and clawbacks. "I will do everything in my power so we do not have to face [clawbacks]. This is not some game of some sort; this is about America," he says.

  • Libor Investigation: Geithner in the Hot Seat     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is being questioned today for his part in the Libor rate-manipulation scandal.

  • Sandy Weill: Break Up the Banks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 1:02 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on Sandy Weill's comments earlier today on "Squawk Box," and Washington's reaction.

  • Break Up the Banks or Trade Regional Banks?     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Discussing Sanford Weill's remarks on going back to Glass-Steagall, with Sheila Bair, former FDIC chairman and the Fast Money traders weigh in with the play on regional bank stocks.

  • 90 Seconds with Art Cashin: S&P Hit by Apple     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 11:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss Apple's influence on the markets, and weigh in on the Glass-Steagall Act and whether investment banks should be separated from traditional banking.

  • Weill to CNBC: Break Up the Banks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 11:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky weighs in on Sandy Weill's comments earlier today on "Squawk Box" that it is time to separate investment banks from banks.

  • Time to Separate the Banks?     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    Is it time to revert back to the Glass-Steagall Act? Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, responds to comments made by Sandy Weill on CNBC's "Squawk Box" earlier today on whether it is time to separate investment banks from banks.

  • Geithner: No Response to 'Big Bank Breakup'     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 10:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner did not respond to Sandy Weill's comments earlier today on CNBC's "Squawk Box", that big banks should be broken up. But Rep. Carolyn Maloney, (D-NY) did weigh in on the issue.