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  • European IPOs Have Worst June in Two Decades Friday, 22 Jun 2012 | 3:10 AM ET
    Bull or Bear Market

    This month will likely be the first June for at least 20 years in which there were no European stock market flotations valued above $100 million, according to research from Dealogic.

  • Last Call: Cuts Like a Knife — Moody's Downgrades Banks Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 10:28 PM ET
    Moody's

    Moody’s downgrades banks; Blackrock fund manager leaves; Twitter suffers an outage; AIG docks a chief for an inter-office relationship.

  • Last Call: Mad Men, Raises & Operation Twist Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 11:35 PM ET
    Apple

    Fed extends operation twist; Bed Bath Beyond & Red Hat drop after hours; Jeff Bezos $42 million clock; an ice cream shortage; Coke to distribute protein shake; Apple store employees and Queen Elizabeth get raises.

  • Last Call: The Caddyshack Rally Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 11:39 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    Adobe beats earnings but shares fall; Jamie Dimon takes to Capitol Hill again but little new is learned; Wall Street waits to see what the Fed will do tomorrow; Steve Wynn’s former wife sues to sell her shares.

  • Last Call: Mike Tyson and Microsoft Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 11:22 PM ET
    Microsoft Sign

    Microsoft unveils a tablet it hopes can rival the iPad; Oracle announces earnings early; a key exec departs JC Penny and Carl Icahn gets an ally on the Chesapeake board.

  • Last Call: Greek Election Day Draws Near Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 1:39 AM ET
    Greece

    The markets jump on reports central banks are putting plans in place to prepare for the Greek elections; UK bankers say they will take whatever steps necessary to protect their currency; the video game industry continues its free fall; Allen Stanford is sentenced to 110 years in jail.

  • ‘BlackRock Envy’ Replaces Goldman Allure Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 7:08 PM ET
    BlackRock's headquarters in New York.

    Six years ago, Wall Street and the City of London were consumed with “Goldman envy”. But that seems to be changing. The FT reports.

  • Last Call: Jamie Dimon Hits the Hill Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 2:53 AM ET
    President and CEO of JPMorgan Chase Co. Jamie Dimon testifies before a Senate Banking Committee hearing on Capitol Hill June 13, 2012 in Washington, DC.

    Jamie Dimon faces the Senate Banking Committee; Dick Clark Productions up for sale; Greek bank withdrawals increase ahead of the election; Spain credit rating is slashed; Tim Geithner discusses jobs growth.

  • Hong Kong Regulator Bows to Private Banking Demands Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 10:41 PM ET

    Hong Kong’s banking regulator has bowed to private banking industry demands to cut red tape in a bid to help the Chinese territory compete better with Singapore. The FT reports.

  • iPhone

    Apple unveils their newest offerings including new MacBook Pro, maps app, Siri for iPad; the market relief over a Spain bank bailout was short-lived; NetJets expands the fleet; family median income falls to levels not seen since 1992.

  • Last Call: Ben Bernanke and Star Trek Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 10:22 PM ET

    Ben Bernanke underwhelms traders in his regular visit to Capitol Hill, Starbucks gets ready to roll out the K-Cups, Best Buy Chairman resigns, Barnes & Noble doesn’t like the e-book settlement.

  • iPhone 4S

    Discussions continue as to how to recapitalize Spain’s troubled banks, Fannie Mae gets a new CEO, Sprint will soon be rolling out a pay-as-you-go iPhone, Starbucks and Coinstar strike a deal.

  • Goldman Sachs Cuts a Little Deeper Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 2:44 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs has laid off roughly 50 people last week, a number of whom were from the higher end of its pay scale, according to people briefed on the matter but not authorized to speak on the record, rattling sentiment with the firm. The New York Times reports.

  • Last Call: Starbucks Hopes for Big Dough From Bread Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 11:23 PM ET
    Starbucks

    A 275 page report sheds light on what may have happened in the last days of MF Global, airlines consider more fees, Starbucks spends $100 million on bread companies, CBS Outdoor billboards business could fetch $6 billion.

  • Brokerages Squeezed as Asia’s Stock Turnover Falls Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 6:54 PM ET

    Falling stock market turnover in Hong Kong and Singapore is increasing pressure on medium and small-sized brokerage firms, hurting their commissions and forcing some to cut jobs.

  • Yoda

    The Dow continues to have a choppy May, Kayak delays its IPO, U.S. Treasury yield hits record low, TiVO goes into the red, Lionsgate reports a loss and Virgin Galactic gets the go ahead for a test flight.

  • Goldman Meets with Shareholders  Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 10:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the latest detail from Goldman Sachs' annual shareholder meeting.

  • Trader's View on the Markets  Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 6:28 AM ET

    Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, discusses which market moving activities traders will be watching ahead of the opening bell and shares his perspective on repealing the Glass-Steagall Act.

  • Making the Case for the Volcker Rule  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:20 AM ET

    Sen. Jeff Merkley, (D-OR), provides a preview of today's hearing in Congress and discusses JPMorgan's $2 billion trading blunder, and why he thinks banks used for loans should not be in the hedge fund business.

  • JPMorgan's Trading Blunder Under Investigation  Monday, 21 May 2012 | 6:32 AM ET

    Bart Chilton, Commodities Futures Trading Commission commissioner, weighs in on an open probe into any wrongdoing in JPMorgan's $2 billion plus trading loss.