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Tracey Emin's "My Bed," complete with cigarette butts, crumpled sheets and underwear, sold for $4.25 million.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon told his employees that he has 'curable' throat cancer.
The SEC is shining a bright light on dark pools. Are we finally ending this cycle of bad market behavior?, asks NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Benoit de Broissia, portfolio manager at KNL Richelieu, says there seems to be a "direct correlation" between BNP Paribas's dollar transactions and the size of its fine.
Morgan Stanley is opening the social media door for its brokers by allowing them to post self-authored content on firm-approved Twitter accounts.
Morgan Stanley wants to pay out a smaller portion of wealth management revenue to the retail brokers who generate it, in a move to cut costs.
U.S. small businesses boosted borrowing for a third straight month in May, according to data released on Tuesday.
Alex Koagne, banking analyst at Natixis Securities, says that BNP Paribas' announcement that it would continue to pay dividends is a good signal to investors and discusses the bank's U.S. activities.
Filippo Alloatti, senior research analyst at Hermes Fund Managers, discusses whether the fine handed to BNP Paribas was large enough.
Cvete Koneska, eastern Europe analyst at Control Risks, discusses whether Bulgaria's banking sector has deep problems.
Beat Wittmann, CEO of TCMG Asset Management, says he is "very bullish" on European bank stocks and adds that the sector will outperform.
China is relaxing the rules used for calculating the amount of deposits that banks can re-lend as loans, in its latest move to stimulate growth.
Prosecutors said the company agreed to forfeit $8.9 billion for engaging in "long-term, multi-jurisdictional conspiracy" to violate sanctions laws.
David Hauner of BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research comments on the bank runs in Bulgaria, and says they are likely related to the Ukraine/Russia crisis.
Trian Fund takes a position in Bank of NY Mellon, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Brian Caplen, editor at The Banker Magazine, discusses global banks and explains why Chinese banks top the magazine's Top Wold Banks rankings and why no euro zone bank figures in the top 10.
Simon Maughan, head of research at OTAS Technologies, discusses the situation in Bulgaria following bank runs and says it highlights how banking is one of the biggest weaknesses for economies.
The European Commission has approved a Bulgarian request to extend a credit line of $2.30 billion in support of banks.
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, former member of the ECB executive board, says that loan demand in Europe is not as "dynamic" as it was in the pre-crisis years, but the banking sector is on "solid ground".
What to watch for in the financial sector during the second half of the year, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.