• Intesa Sanpaolo is EU's 'strongest bank'   Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 12:32 PM ET
    Intesa Sanpaolo is EU's 'strongest bank'

    Carlo Messina, CEO at Intesa Sanpaolo, comments on the group's 6 billion euro write-downs and says that the bank, "the strongest" in Europe, should have no problem passing the ECB's stress tests.

  • European banks no longer in denial: Pro   Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 12:30 PM ET
    European banks no longer in denial: Pro

    Philippe Bodereau, managing director at Pimco, discusses the upcoming ECB stress tests and says that European banks' journey from "denial to realism" is finally underway.

  • Fed gov: Why foreign banks need to raise capital now Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 8:02 AM ET
    Daniel Tarullo, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve.

    A top U.S. regulator gave a spirited defense of new rules forcing foreign banks to hold more capital in their U.S. units.

  • Italian banks: The long-term play   Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 3:40 AM ET
    Italian banks: The long-term play

    Simon Maughan, head of product specialist group at OTAS Technologies, says Italian banks are cheap and could provide good returns in three to four years.

  • Was Citi the Fed's sacrificial lamb? Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    The Fed said it rejected Citi's capital plan over worries about how it would fare in a financial crisis, but not everyone is sure that's the only reason.

  • Citigroup CFO must leave: Mike Mayo Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 3:45 PM ET
    A sign is displayed outside Citigroup Center in New York.

    It's three strikes, you're out, bank analyst Mike Mayo says of Citigroup CFO John Gerspach, a day after the bank flunked the Fed's "stress test."

  • Fed rejects Citi's capital plan   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Fed rejects Citi's capital plan

    Chris Kotowski, Oppenheimer & Co. senior research analyst, and Anna Krayn, Moody's Analytics director, discuss Citigroup's failure to get the Fed's approval to raise dividend payments and increase stock buybacks.

  • Cramer on Citi: 'They were very cocky' Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 9:27 AM ET

    Citigroup is still "too big to fail" now that the Fed rejected its dividend and stock buyback plan, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • Ally Financial's stress test story   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 9:49 AM ET
    Ally Financial's stress test story

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Ally Financial's IPO as the Treasury sells more than half its stake in the company.

  • Cramer: Citi rejection devastating   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 9:01 AM ET
    Cramer: Citi rejection devastating

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the decision by the Fed to reject the plans of Citigroup to raise dividend payments and increase stock buybacks.

  • Fed stressing Citigroup   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:03 AM ET
    Fed stressing Citigroup

    Marty Mosby, Guggenheim Partners analyst, provides perspective on the banking sector after Citigroup failed the Fed's stress test and was barred from raising its dividend and boosting its stock buybacks.

  • Big banks' big burden   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:02 AM ET
    Big banks' big burden

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details on the Fed blocking five banks from increasing their dividends or stock buyback programs.

  • Citi's wakeup call from the Fed   Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:07 AM ET
    Citi's wakeup call from the Fed

    The Fed announced Citi is one of five banks to fail its stress test. Anthony Polini, Raymond James analyst, discusses what the big bank can do now. This seems to be more of a bump in the road for Citi rather than a critical shortfall, says Polini.

  • European banks feel effects of Crimea crisis Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 2:22 AM ET

    As regional tensions with Russia rise, Austrian banks risk being caught in the financial and geopolitical crossfire.

  • American Express up after hours   Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:48 PM ET
    American Express up after hours

    American Express is raising its quarterly dividend by 13 percent to $0.26 per share, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Wells Fargo also increased its dividend to $0.35 per share.

  • JPMorgan, Bank of America increase dividends   Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:41 PM ET
    JPMorgan, Bank of America increase dividends

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports JPMorgan increased its quarterly dividend to $0.40 per share, and Bank of America is raising its dividend to $0.05 per share.

  • BofA settles with Fannie/Freddie regulator for $9.3B Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    Kenneth D. Lewis

    Bank of America's ex-CEO Kenneth Lewis has settled a lawsuit accusing him of deceiving investors about one of his biggest acquisitions: Merrill Lynch.

  • Fed bangs on large banks   Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    Fed bangs on large banks

    Discussing the Fed's objections to Citigroup's capital planning process, and the condition of banks' revenues, with Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & partners, and Moshe Orenbuch, Credit Suisse.

  • Super regional banks' 2014 plans   Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:35 PM ET
    Super regional banks' 2014 plans

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on announcements from Capital One, PNC Financial and U.S. Bancorp about dividends and buybacks.

  • Citigroup will continue $1.2 billion buyback   Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:25 PM ET
    Citigroup will continue $1.2 billion buyback

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Citigroup responded to the Fed's rejection for a $6.4 buyback and $0.05 quarterly dividend. The stock is down nearly 5 percent after hours.

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