• BofA set to face the music with $17B settlement Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 8:32 AM ET
    A man uses an ATM at a Bank of America branch on April 16, 2014 in New York City.

    The long-anticipated settlement is expected to consist of a penalty of $9.6 billion and a package of consumer-relief measures valued at $7 billion.

  • G-20 edges towards 'bail-in' bond cushion for banks Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:26 AM ET
    Participants of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meeting on July 20

    Leaders are expected to agree that top banks must issue special bonds to increase the amount of capital which can be tapped in a crisis.

  • Why BofA deal might not cost as much as you think Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:11 AM ET
    Bank of America branch in New York City

    How much will Bank of America's expected $17 billion mortgage settlement cost the company? The answer is, almost certainly not that much.

  • Funds could face curbs after lobbying backfires Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 6:57 AM ET

    Fund managers may face tougher scrutiny by regulators than planned after their lobbying against a first proposal backfired, sources said.

  • Six crazy facts about debt in the United States     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    Total household debt -- including mortgages, credit cards and other loans -- has risen by hundreds of billions in the past year. Here are some quick facts about debt in the USA.

  • Citi to US: Argentina banking license at risk Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    Citigroup told the US appeals court that Argentina's banking license may be at risk as a result of the standoff between the country and hedge funds.

  • Anat Admati, Stanford Business School and author of "The Bankers New Clothes," outlines ways to fix the banking system.

  • Fed blow to banks over ‘living wills’ Sunday, 17 Aug 2014 | 1:57 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building.

    Global banks can no longer assume continuing access to the Fed's discount lending window, people familiar with the process have warned.

  • Bulls eye banks as financials hit record profits Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:18 PM ET

    Some investors are wondering whether it's time to invest in financial stocks. The answer depends on who you ask.

  • Good time to bet on banks?     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    With U.S. bank profits hitting record highs, Michael Gayed, Beta Rotation Fund, and Brett King author of "Breaking Banks," have opposing views on whether now is the time to buy financials.

  • Culture of Export-Import bank     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Fred Hochberg, Export-Import Bank of the United States chairman and president, discusses corruption allegations as the reauthorization of the institutions charter remains in questions.

  • Uh-oh: Trouble is brewing again in the repo market Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:46 AM ET

    The collapse of "repos" signaled the beginning of the financial crisis, and there's trouble brewing in the market again.

  • What's holding banks back?     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    Discussing why bank stocks are not seeing more gains as profits hit record levels and how a European recession could impact financials, with David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors CIO.

  • Russia-Ukraine slowing world: Cramer     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses how geopolitics is impacting global markets and earnings in the U.S.

  • Santelli Exchange: Geopolitics & the markets     Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and James Bianco, Bianco Research president, discuss whether big geopolitical news coming out of Iraq and Ukraine should be big news for the market.

  • Why Goldman, JPMorgan are in Senate's crosshairs Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 6:55 AM ET
    Senator Carl Levin

    U.S. Senator Carl Levin is preparing a last push to bring Wall Street's big commodity traders to heel during his final months in office.

  • Who is DOJ's Tony West?     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    Bank of America's potential settlement with the DOJ has focused the spotlight on Justice Department official Tony West. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports he is a big fan of public service.

  • Most feared man on Wall St.     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 10:20 AM ET

    Bank of America's potential settlement with the DOJ has focused the spotlight on Justice Department official Tony West. CNBC's Kate Kelly provides insight on his bank oversight history.

  • BofA board backs settlement; announcement soon Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 8:46 AM ET
    Bank of America branch in New York City

    Bank of America directors are supportive of its proposed $16 billion to $17 billion mortgage-securities settlement, according to someone familiar with the matter.

  • Goldman's 'dark pools' under investigation Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 7:57 AM ET

    Goldman said it was being investigated for its U.S. alternative trading system and for the potential misuse and circulation of non-public information.