By Taiga Uranaka and Noriyuki Hirata. TOKYO, March 4- Japanese regulators are increasing the pressure on regional banks to consolidate, worried that shrinking populations outside the nation's major cities will leave lenders too weak to stand on their own.» Read More
The nation's banks are bracing for a new round of cyberattacks. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on a message by the Al-Qassam Cyber Fighters.
Tight loan underwriting is about halfway back to the "too liberal" standards before the Great Recession, BB&T Chairman and CEO Kelly King warns on CNBC.
Kelly King, BB&T chairman & CEO, discusses how the yield curve is impacting the mortgage business and weighs in on the commercial and retail banking space.
Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets lead bank analyst, explains how a jump in interest rates will likely impact bank stocks.
The coal stocks are getting hammered today, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. And the trade on Apple's dip below $400, with the FMHR crew. Also Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors shares his rising rates bank picks.
Christopher Wolfe, MD, Financial Institutions at Fitch Ratings says that the top 5 banking giants in the U.S. are well insulated to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura sees the Nikkei 225 hitting 16,000 by the end of 2013 and highlights possible sectors that have yet to reap the benefits of 'Abenomics'.
Interest rates on checking accounts at major banks remain anemic. But for the digitally savvy, smaller regional banks offer more lucrative options.
Paul Miller of FBR Capital Markets and Jason Goldberg of Barclays debate how banks will fare when the Fed begins to taper. They also weigh in on regulations' impact on growth.
Mike Werner, Senior Equity Analyst, Chinese & Hong Kong Banks at Sanford C. Bernstein discusses the outlook for Chinese banks ahead of new loan data.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a look at the departure of top management at the nation's biggest bank. And, Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets, has the play on regional banks versus big banks.
The average fee a bank charges non-customers to use its ATM increased by 20 percent over the last five years, a recent report found.
Thomas Michaud, KBW CEO, shares his thoughts on the future of the markets and the turnaround in housing.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief; and Thomas Michaud, KBW CEO, provide an outlook on playing the financial space.
Matt McCormick, vice president and portfolio manager at Bahl & Gaynor Investment Council, advises investors turn to U.S. regional banks and says Morgan Stanley will beat EPS estimates but have light revenues.
Todd Hagerman, Sterne Agee analyst, takes a closer look at the quality of the big banks first quarter numbers and what it means for next week's financial reports.
Bank stock investors are braced for a disappointing first quarter, but there is still plenty of value in select mid-cap names. TheStreet.com takes a closer look.
Banks are playing catch-up to keep customers coming into their local branch offices, as more and more consumers conduct their banking on mobile devices. CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a look at how banks are planning to keep up with changing times.
Andrew Sheng, Chief Advisor at China Banking Regulatory Commission discusses the state of China's banking sector, saying the industry continues to grow despite the nation's shadow banking practices.
Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets analyst, provides a preview of what to expect when big banks report earnings this quarter.