David Poh, Regional Head of Asset Allocation at Societe Generale Private Banking, discusses China's conflicting policy goals in trying to curb shadow banking while ensuring a spike in bank loan rates does not occur.» Read More
Jeff Peskind, founder and CIO at Phoenix Investment Adviser, talks about how the rise of Treasurys will impact high yield bonds and explains that when interest rates increase, the best place to be in is credit.
Standard & Poor's says the U.S. credit rating is now "stable." CNBC's Steve Liesman, offers insight.
Lenders aren't the only ones who look at your score. Increasingly, insurers and even prospective employers examine your credit habits.
US consumer credit increased in April but a modest increase in a measure of credit card usage suggested households are still working on reducing their debt load.
The credit-card comparison website CardHub.com is releasing its analysis of more than 1,000 business and personal credit cards for small-business owners.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, explains why the medium-term view of the European credit market remains positive, due to ECB actions.
Despite a proliferation of games and apps, and efforts by schools to teach the subject, financial literacy declined between 2009 and 2012, a survey shows.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says most banks in Europe have recapitalized, but that smaller, weaker banks in the periphery are still a concern.
Simon Ballard, senior credit strategist at the National Australia Bank, comments on how Bernanke's speech prompted a "180 degrees" swing in the credit market and why a correction is near.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, explains that European sovereign credit is "really overblown" and heading for a correction.
Maya Bhandari, director of global macro strategy at Citi and Alicia Garcia-Herrero, chief economist at BBVA, discuss the Bank of Thailand's interest rate cut and the possibility of Brazil hiking its rate.
Nick Maroutsos, Founder & Managing Director at Kapstream Capital says the Fed won't scale back on quantitative easing any time soon. He says the U.S. needs to generate 200,000 to 300,000 jobs per month before that happens.
A group of retailers, including Macy's and Target, are suing Visa and MasterCard over fees, breaking off from a proposed $7.2 billion settlement reached last year.
Women averaged a credit score of 675 compared to the male average of 674, according to the credit score agency Experian.
James Lockhart Smith, principal analyst for Latin America at Maplecroft, says the Brazilian bank run highlights growth and credit issues in the Latin American country.
Prepaid debit cards were the tool of choice in a recent $45 million heist, but they are useful for some consumers. Here's how to protect yours.
Not all scores are created equal and depending on the wrong "free" score can hurt you financially.
Marco Elser, partner at Advicorp, talks about the Italian banking sector and in particular Unicredit ahead of the company's quarterly results.
Colin Ellis, senior vice president at Moody's Investors Service, thinks there is no bubble in corporate credit, despite low yields and high prices.
Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury secretary, says Europe needs to find the right balance between austerity and growth and fix its credit market issues to boost its economy.