*Germany's DAX share index sets new record high. *Royal Bank of Scotland falls after reporting losses. Germany's DAX set a new life-time high, the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 and the broader STOXX 600 share indexes climbed to their highest level in more than seven years, and France's CAC touched its highest level since mid-2008.» Read More
Recapitalizing Europe's banks will not solve the sovereign crisis, Otto Dichtl, director of financials at Knight Capital Group, told CNBC.
Vietnamese brokers and industrials will experience 500 percent upside over the next 2-3 years, David Roes, CEO of ASEAN Investment Management, told CNBC.
Debating whether the "best firm on Wall Street" is headed for its worst quarter since the financial crisis, with Rob Cox, Reuters Breakingviews, U.S. editor.
Singapore’s role as the wealth management center of Asia has been strengthened by the growing number of millionaires in the region, but it’s also being challenged by a shrinking pool of workers needed by the sector.
Goldman Sachs, bracing for what could be one of its worst quarters since it went public 12 years ago, is preparing to expand its cost-cutting initiative by hundreds of millions of dollars, the New York Times reports.
UBS’s $2 billion rogue trading loss highlights the need for a pan-bank risk management body, Don Tapscott, author of ‘Wikinomics: how mass collaboration changes everything’ and chairman of nGenera Insight think tank, told CNBC.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains the anatomy of a cataclysmic bank failure and why some securities are saved and others aren't.
Lower Manhattan was nearly destroyed in the 9/11 attacks, but 10 years later, with the help of major investment, it has seen a dramatic recovery.
Market turmoil in Europe and the U.S. may have made financial institutions in Asia—particularly China—even more attractive sources of credit for Latin American banks.
The German banking sector should be able to withstand stresses resulting from exposure to peripheral Europe, with the possible exception of Commerzbank, which has a high level of PIIGS exposure, according to Michael Rohr, head of financials at Silvia Quandt Research.
The chief executive of Barclays has renewed speculation over the bank’s future in the UK if the British government pushes ahead with sweeping reforms of the industry, the FT reports.
The Strategy Session news team with a look at the spreading debt problem for European banks, and insight on the stability of the financial sector, with CNBC's Kate Kelly, and Jes Staley, CEO, J.P. Morgan Chase Asset Management CEO.
New capital requirements proposed by global regulators demanding that the biggest banks hold extra capital by 2019 will bring about a new recession, Rochdale's vice-president for equity research Dick Bove wrote in a weekend market note.
What current market values imply about the financial services firm, with Brad Hintz, Bernstein analyst.
Despite a strong IPO and M&A totals, Goldman's stock still languishes. Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill weighs in on what's holding back the investment banker. And CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details on AIG's re-IPO.
If Wells Fargo is going to acquire the wealth management business of UBS it is going to face at least one big challenge: assuaging the fears of the brokers.
Discusssing whether Goldman Sachs is down for good or on a turnaround, with Douglas Kass, Seabreeze Partners Management.
The financial sector has failed to keep up with the broader market's rally off the mid-March lows, and that means something has to give, according to Carter Worth, Oppenheimer Asset Management's chief technician.
Britain’s banks will argue that they are subject to some of the world’s toughest rules on bonuses and that tougher transparency rules could undermine the UK’s competitiveness. The FT reports.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.