TOKYO, May 29- Japan's financial regulator is urging banks to strengthen safeguards against potential market turbulence from a U.S. interest rate hike expected later this year, according to a document seen by Reuters. Policymakers believe Japan's banking system remains sound with no immediate signs of financial imbalances or excessive risk-taking.» Read More
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.
Victor Wang, Senior Analyst at Macquarie Securities describes why he believes the entire Chinese banking sector is undervalued. Agricultural Bank of China is his top pick.
Michael Woolfolk of Bank of New York Mellon explains why equity and currency markets remain vulnerable as investors have not fully priced in the perfect storm scenario for Cyprus.
As investors monitor the situation in Cyprus, CNBC's Christine Tan spoke to Peter Sands, CEO of Standard Chartered about his views on the crisis in the Mediterranean.
A recent study out of the FDIC makes it clear that no one has any idea what compliance with financial regulations, including the Dodd-Frank financial reforms, actually costs.
Cyprus' finance minister, Michael Sarris, tells CNBC why he defends the controversial tax on bank deposits.
KeyCorp CEO Beth Mooney discusses an excellent quarter for her company, and explains why she sees the biggest strength for her business in the commercial mortgage banking business.
The bulls were banking on Regions Financial, with the stock near its 52-week highs.
James Rohr, Chairman & CEO of PNC Financial Services Group, discusses how new regulations are impacting banks, and weighs in on the boom in refinancing.
David Marshall, Senior Analyst, Asia-Pacific Financials, CreditSights says that Europe's outlook remains sanguine with hopes pinned on more refinancing, but the environment for bank profitability is shrouded in doubts.
David Marshall, Senior Analyst, Asia-Pacific Financials, CreditSights is positive that Chinese banks can maintain their earnings in 2013, but risks remain with shadow banking and transparency issues.
"This uncertainty is really making business people extremely nervous," said Rusty Cloutier, President and CEO of MidSouth Bank, discussing the impact of fiscal cliff worries on bank loans.
Tom Geisel, Sun Bancorp CEO, weighs in on Sandy's impact on banks.
Dinakar Singh,TPG-Axon Capital CEO, talks about investment strategies; buying internet banks and shorting regional banks, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.
Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, (R-WV), discusses how higher capital requirements are stifling lending and hurting small banks.
Lower rates don’t make that much difference anymore, and in between bouts of market volatility, investors can actually get back to stock picking, Dinakar Singh, founder and CEO of TPG-Axon Capital, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Monday.