The steep correction in China could trigger a negative wealth effect over the next few months, says Wendy Liu, head of China Equity Research at Nomura.» Read More
The credit card company's rules for merchants violate antitrust laws, a US judged ruled Thursday.
Consumers are turning to credit unions more and more for loans as credit at traditional banks remains tight. CNBC.com Finance Editor Jeff Cox reports.
China’s margin lending crackdown has spurred a knee-jerk selloff, but analysts aren’t convinced it’s anything more than a hiccup in the bull market.
When was the last time you looked at your credit report? For one-third of Americans, the answer is "never." But that's an expensive misstep.
A pick-up in December's total social financing shows Beijing trying to keep growth intact so that it can continue with its structural reforms, says Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura.
Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at Bank of Singapore, says markets are still under-estimating the speed and scale of interest rate increases in the U.S. compared to worries over geopolitical events.
Jim Awad, Managing Director of Plimsoll Mark Capital, attributes the declines in global stock markets to the fear of a credit event occurring due to the unprecedented slide in oil prices.
Last week, Fitch Ratings downgraded Russia's credit rating to 'BBB-'. Paul Rawkins, head of emerging Europe sovereign ratings at Fitch, explains that recent events such as the rapid decline in the oil price and the volatility of the Russian ruble contributed to the downgrade.
Virginie Maisonneuve, deputy CIO at PIMCO, says that given the low-growth environment in Europe, investors need to have bonds in their portfolios.
Jim Keenan, BlackRock, explains the action in the high yield market amid a major decline in the energy space.
A look at the major risks associated with the oil slump, with Jim Keenan, BlackRock.
High-cost, short-term car title loans are leading people to take out risky lines of credit.
Brian Reynolds, Rosenblatt Securities, sees the panic in oil running its course in the next few weeks.
Discussing whether low oil prices will lead to consolidation in the energy industry, with Greg Zuckerman, author of "The Frackers" and Wall Street Journal writer, and Joe Petrowski, Mercantor Partners founder.
Pantheon Macroeconomics' chief economist Ian Shepherdson, weighs in on red flags in the credit market.
Emerging markets may be buffeted by a stronger U.S. dollar and lower commodity prices, but the segment's bonds still look like a good bet, analysts said.
Oil at $60 will mean restructuring for some U.S. shale producers, a Deutsche Bank analyst said. But will it become a bigger problem?
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Chip Dickson, Discern Investment Analytics, about slow consumer credit and its impact on housing, autos and student loans.
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, discusses his banking start-up "Affirm," that offers consumers a new way to pay for goods.
Discussing the likelihood of a distressed cycle for the U.S. market, with Glenn August, Oak Hill Advisors CEO. August says his firm has $4 billion of capital in Europe.