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Misbehaving bankers could see their bonuses clawed back next year, under plans put forward by the Bank of England.
GE's North American credit card business filed for an initial public offering as part of GE's efforts to reduce exposure to its financial businesses.
Teresa Barger, Cartica Capital, discusses her plans to challenge Chile's CorpBanca plans to merge with the local unit of Brazilian bank Itaú.
Some government authorities question whether misdeeds are not just a few bad actors, but rather a flaw that runs through the banking industry.
The U.S. Senate approved Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin to be the No. 2 official at the Treasury Department.
Every day, trillion of dollars are tied up due to our out-of-date banking system. CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses how the Fed has planned to address the problem and move to real-time payment.
Simon Maughan, head of product specialist group at OTAS Technologies, says the European Central Bank's asset quality review has "more credibility" than anything before.
A liberalization of interest rates and a rise in credit risks could prove damaging for Chinese lenders, thus it's important to maintain systemic stability, says Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank.
The CEO of UniCredit has told CNBC the bank will focus on "growth and profitability" after reporting a record annual net loss of $19.4 billion.
Chief executive urges banks-to-supermarkets mutual group to 'adopt professional and commercial governance'
CNBC's David Faber talks with Masayoshi Son, SoftBank chairman & CEO, about the wireless industry and the need for consolidation. The U.S. is the only market where the price is going up and the speed is going down, says Son.
Olly Burrows, Senior banks analyst at Rabobank, discusses what the details of the European Central Bank's latest phase of the asset quality review could mean for euro zone banks.
China's shadow banking is slowing, but loans overall continue to grow amid a delicate policy dance between economic growth and tightening credit.
Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC, says news that China is starting a pilot test for privately owned banks indicates that it is trying to "liberalize very slowly."
The World Bank said it plans to provide Ukraine up to $3 billion in 2014 to support the country's new government in the midst of its current crisis.
Michael Spindelegger, Austrian finance minister, says that the bail-in mechanism is to be one of the main principles in the future for European banks, and discusses the Austrian banking sector.
The CEO of one of Greece's largest banks told CNBC the country's banks would soon be the best capitalized in Europe.
Anthimos Thomopoulos, CEO of Piraeus Bank, says non-performing loans will peak this year as recovery in the Greek economy takes place.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports on the future of the banking union in the European Union as finance ministers from across the bloc attempt to reach a compromise with members of European Parliament on how to wind down failing banks.
Societe Generale and Credit Agricole are both targets of inquiries from several US government offices for allegedly dealing in Iran, Sudan and Cuba.
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