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Edmund Salvesen, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, reacts to HSBC's quarterly results and highlights that while return on equity is "on the disappointing side", the impairment charges are "much lower" than expected.
Patrick Flynn, CFO of ING, says Temasek and RRJ's 1.3 billion euro stake in the Dutch lender's insurance unit shows strong demand from investors for unit's IPO.
Anthimos Thomopoulos, CEO of Piraeus Bank, discusses ongoing negotiations that could result in Greece alleviating its massive debt burden.
Renaud Laplanche, Lending Club founder & CEO, discusses the company's newly formed strategic alliance formed with Union Bank. Laplanche also explains how they help pay off student loans and credit card debt.
Analysts reacted with caution and criticism to Attorney General Eric Holder's signaling potential criminal charges against global banks.
The U.S. is planning to use an anti-tax-evasion law to punish Russia for its actions in Ukraine, which could prove to be more costly than sanctions.
Barclays reported a 5 percent fall in adjusted pre-tax profit to £1.7 billion ($2.9 billion), as the fixed-income division of its investment bank slowed dramatically.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the results of the senior loan officer opinion survey. While banks have eased standards for consumer credit and auto loans, they've tightened standards for subprime.
CNBC's Eamon Javes reports Attorney General Eric Holder has posted a video message on the DOJ's website stating there is no such thing as too big to jail.
Attorney General Eric Holder said the agency is progressing toward criminal charges against banks.
U.S. authorities are ratcheting up pressure on Credit Suisse to plead guilty to helping wealthy Americans hide untaxed money.
Smaller Chinese banks have ramped up their shadow lending activity, adding to the financial risks that threaten to trip up the world's second-biggest economy.
Mike Hirst, Managing Director of Bendigo & Adelaide Bank, says the acquisition of Rural Finance aligns with the lender's decision to invest more in the agricultural sector.
The flight from the Pimco Total Return Fund continued apace in April with investors withdrawing another $3.1 billion, the 12th month of outflows.
George Hay, European financial editor at Reuters Breakingviews, says the RBS stock surged following earnings because, for the first time in a while, the group did not present "a new strategy or a new disaster."
Nick Hungerford, director and CEO of Nutmeg, says the Royal Bank of Scotland's first quarter results were a "huge surprise", but adds the bank has been "cautious" in its outlook.
Part-nationalized Royal Bank of Scotland trebled its profit in the first quarter, boosted by effective cost-control and waning impairment charges.
In 2013, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank acquired Barclay's UAE retail operations for a price tag of $177 million. CEO Tirad Mahmoud clarifies the benefits of the deal, and why the bank's business model does not depend on pious consumers.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Banks is one of the largest Sharia-compliant lenders in the region. The company's CEO, Tirad Mahmoud, joins the conversation on what Islamic finance is about, industry regulation and the culture of risk taking.
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