Investment Banking and Brokerage


  • Raymond James CEO on Banks & Regulations     Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    Will the Dodd-Frank Act tax bank profits? Paul Reilly, Raymond James Financial CEO, weighs in on his company's earnings slip and the headwinds banks face going forward.

  • Going Through Goldman's Earnings     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 8:37 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a detailed look at Goldman Sach's Q1 numbers, and the future of the investment banking firm.

  • Former Bear Stearns Chief Sounds Off     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Iconic Wall Street figure, Alan Greenberg, fmr. Bear Stearns chairman, weighs in on the culture at Goldman Sachs; opportunities in financials; and the outlook on the U.S. economy.

  • Goldman Sachs Q1 Results Beat Estimates     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 7:26 AM ET

    The Squawk Box crew take a look at Goldman's first quarter numbers with EPS of $3.92 vs. $3.55 est, and revenues of $9.95B vs. $9.48B. The banking giant also raises its quarterly dividend.

  • Yankees vs. Wall Street & Banks     Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 5:19 PM ET

    Dick Bove, Rochdale Research, discusses the compensation of big bank CEOs; the outlook on financials; and the possible downgrade on Morgan Stanley.

  • Last Call: The Future Looks Bright For JPM Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 10:15 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    Sharpen your pencils, it's Last Call quiz time.

  • Opportunities in Fixed-Income     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 3:20 PM ET

    Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO, offers his view on interest rates, growth at Cantor and fixed-income opportunities for investors.

  • MF Global’s Top Lawyer Will Break Her Silence Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:10 AM ET
    MF Global

    MF Global’s top lawyer is to tell Congress that she was unaware of a gaping shortfall in customer money until hours before the brokerage firm filed for bankruptcy on Oct. 31. The New York Times reports.

  • Wall Street’s Latest Campus Recruiting Crisis Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 6:26 PM ET
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    Wall Street used to be a magnet for America's best and brightest but between the economic slowdown and recent scandals like the Goldman Sachs employee that resigned via a NY Times op-ed, the industry's cachet has been tarnished.

  • Goldman Fires Back     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 7:29 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs is firing back, after a former employee flogged the financial giant in the New York Times. Discussing Goldman's "damage control" front, with Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair contributing editor.

  • What Do Rising Rates Say About Markets Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 8:36 PM ET

    Like shifting sands, financial markets are rapidly realigning, and that trend will be the thing to watch Thursday, when inflation data and the latest jobless claims are released.

  • No Huddle Offense: Goldman & 'Long-Term Greedy'     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    In response to a critical Op-Ed letter to The New York Times by a former Goldman Sachs employee that said GS put its own interests ahead of clients, Mad Money's Jim Cramer urges his one-time employer to remember the ethics that made the company so profitable in the first place: "be long-term greedy," meaning do well by your clients and they will do well by you.

  • Bank Tests Could Be Net Positive for Stocks Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 7:54 PM ET

    The Fed sounded the all clear for most major U.S. banks, and its stress test results could be positive for stocks Wednesday, even though four of the 19 institutions failed.

  • Buy Small Boutique Brokerages?     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 3:55 PM ET

    Boutique brokerage firms are less affected by government restraints, says Joe Zicherman, JW Partners.

  • BGC Partners CEO on 9.6% Yield     Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Howard Lutnick, BGC Partners CEO, discusses his company's incredibly high 9.6% yield; its thriving commercial real estate business; and the outlook on this small-cap speculative stock, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Canaccord Financial and China's deep-pocketed Eximbank announced plans on Thursday to form a $1 billion fund to invest in Canadian resources, the newest push by the Asian giant to gain access to Canada's oil and minerals.

  • The Facebook IPO is a terrific illustration of what Morgan Stanley is doing right, says Mad Money's Cramer, so if you can't wait to grab some shares in the IPO, buy MS instead, the lead underwriter on the deal, and a brokerage house that's making a fabulous comeback.

  • SEC Is Avoiding Tough Sanctions for Large Banks Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 9:54 AM ET

    Even as the Securities and Exchange Commission has stepped up its investigations of Wall Street, the agency has repeatedly allowed big firms to avoid punishments, The New York Times reports.

  • Financials: Value Trade or Trap?     Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders, with the trade on today's market activity; the tech sector; and RadioShack's after hours sell-off, and whether it's a likely takeover candidate. Also, the trade on big banks, with Fred Cannon, Keefe Bruyette & Woods, warning investors that what looks to be value stocks in the financial sector now, could end up being a value trap, if estimates get cut as they did last year.

  • Fixing Europe's Debt Woes     Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 3:17 PM ET

    Discussing how to resolve debt issues surrounding Greece, with Jes Staley, JP Morgan Investment Bank CEO, and Mary Callahan Erdoes, JP Morgan Asset Management CEO.