• Ex-Im bank vital for jobs: Barbour     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    We can either export our goods or we're going to end up exporting our jobs, says former Gov. Haley Barbour, (R-Miss.), defending the need to retain the Export-Import Bank.

  • US Export-Import bank faces investigation     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the House is holding a hearing on Wednesday to determine whether to re-authorize the Ex-Im Bank amid kickback allegations.

  • BEIJING, June 25- More Chinese bankers believe the economy is cooling in the second quarter than earlier in the year and demand for loans has weakened, according to a central bank survey published on Wednesday. Business confidence in China cooled in the second quarter compared with the first quarter, according to the People's Bank of China.

  • BEIJING, June 25- More Chinese bankers believe the economy is cooling in the second quarter than earlier in the year and demand for loans has weakened, according to a central bank survey published on Wednesday.

  • HONG KONG, June 25- The index of Chinese companies listed in Hong Kong edged down to a one-month closing low on Wednesday, weighed down by China banks and insurers, while the benchmark index remained tepid. The China Enterprises Index of the leading offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong shed 0.7 percent at 10180.05 points, its lowest since May 27.

  • Singapore unveils new liquidity rules for banks     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:21 PM ET

    Cyrus Daruwala, Managing Director at Asia Pacific IDC Financial Insights, says Singaporean lenders are faced with a "mammoth task" to meet new liquidity rules by January 2015.

  • Can shadow banking be good for China?     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 10:34 PM ET

    David Marshall, Senior Analyst at CreditSights, discusses comments from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China's chairman that shadow banking supports economic activity.

  • Fed's Dudley warns over Puerto Rico's debt load Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 5:42 PM ET
    A man walks past a vacant building on November 12, 2013 in the Santurce neighborhood of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The island territory of the United States, Puerto Rico, is on the brink of a debt crisis as lending has skyrocketed in the last decade as the government has been issuing municipal bonds.

    New York Fed President William Dudley warned Puerto Rico about its growing debt load.

  • Federal Reserve can reasonably wait to raise interest rates until mid-2015 without risking an undesirable rise in inflation, an influential Fed policymaker said on Tuesday.

  • Never heard of the Ex-Im Bank? Here's why you will Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:34 PM ET

    The Export Import Bank is in the headlines this week, partly due to a debate over the government's role in singling out companies for loans.

  • Decline in Dubai market     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the decline in Dubai's main stock market.

  • Wall St. pros weigh in on costs of climate change Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:40 PM ET
    Henry Paulson

    An elite group of former financial pros are behind a major new study on the economic ramifications of climate change.

  • Erratic World Cup shakes up Goldman projections Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:08 AM ET
    Arjen Robben of Netherlands celebrates during the Group B match of the 2014 World Cup between Netherlands and Chile at The Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    Goldman Sachs compiled a model predicting World Cup results, and so far its results have been less than stellar. The WSJ reports.

  • Fed extends deadline for major banks' plans Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 10:59 AM ET

    At their request, Citi, HSBC, RBS and Santander will get another six months to submit new capital plans with an extended deadline from the Fed.

  • What is the Ex-Im Bank?     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    The U.S. Export-Import Bank has suspended or removed four officials amid allegations of improper gifts and kickbacks. CNBC's Eamon Javers explains exactly how the Ex-Im Bank works.

  • *BoE's Carney emphasises slack in economy, despite upturn. LONDON, June 24- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney pushed back slightly on Tuesday against expectations that the bank will raise interest rates before the end of the year, saying Britain's economy still has plenty of slack to work through.

  • WASHINGTON, June 24- The U.S. economy is approaching the Fed's economic targets faster than expected and might push the central bank to accelerate plans to increase interest rates, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Plosser said on Tuesday.

  • GOP leader rolls over for tea party on Ex-Im Bank Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.

    Kevin McCarthy seems eager to make his bones with the hard right by killing the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

  • DIARY - Top Economic Events to July 7 Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 8:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Economic Club of New York- 1205 GMT.

  • Could Scotland become ‘Frankfurt of the North’? Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 8:51 AM ET
    Royal Bank of Scotland headquarters, Edinburgh

    Scotland could become a financial hub to rival Frankfurt and also double its wealth over the next 25 years, a new report claimed.

Contact Banks


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    › Learn More