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  • SEC reached out to funds with Russian exposure Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 7:11 AM ET

    U.S. securities regulators contacted public funds with investments in Russia to make sure they are managing risks and disclosing their holdings.

  • Combating the banking misconception     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 10:20 AM ET

    "Across the board this is the most trusted financial system in the world," says Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO & president, discussing the U.S. financial system and why he believes there is a misconception that capital markets are a burden.

  • JPMorgan to sell commodities business for $3.5B Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 12:29 PM ET

    JPMorgan Chase agreed to sell its physical commodities business to Mercuria, catapulting the Swiss firm into the top tier of commodities traders.

  • Controversial proxy firm ISS sold to Vestar Capital Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 8:51 AM ET

    Stock market index provider MSCI said it would sell Institutional Shareholder Services to Vestar Capital Partners for $364 million in cash.

  • GE's credit card business faces two investigations Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 7:42 AM ET

    Regulators are conducting two investigations into GE's credit card business for potential violations of consumer finance laws.

  • Some bank ATMs run Windows XP and that's a problem Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    Banks will face security fees for not updating Windows XP-run automated teller machines as Microsoft withdraws support for the software on April 8.

  • Russian bank VEB needs recapitalizing: Report Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 8:22 AM ET
    An elderly customer counts ruble currency banknotes at a supermarket in Moscow, Russia.

    VEB needs to be recapitalized to fund housebuilding projects, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said, according to a news agency.

  • GE's North American credit card unit files for IPO Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    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.

  • Regulators size up Wall Street, with worry Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 5:55 AM ET

    Some government authorities question whether misdeeds are not just a few bad actors, but rather a flaw that runs through the banking industry.

  • Senate confirms Wall Street critic as Treasury no. 2 Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 12:28 PM ET
    Sarah Bloom Raskin

    The U.S. Senate approved Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin to be the No. 2 official at the Treasury Department.

  • Why money is so slow     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 10:32 AM ET

    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.

  • Can't figure out 401(k) fees? Govt wants more help Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 6:23 AM ET

    The Labor Department proposed a new rule that would make it easier for 401(k) plan owners and their employers to determine fees and expenses.

  • UniCredit at risk from Ukraine: Economist     Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho International, says UniCredit could be vulnerable the turmoil in Ukraine, given its exposure to eastern europe.

  • Fannie, Freddie dive after Senate bankers reach deal Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    The leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday announced an agreement on legislation to wind down government-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, jump-starting a long-standing debate that could still take years to resolve.

  • 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.

  • BlackRock's Rieder likes long-dated munis     Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Rick Rieder, BlackRock CIO, discusses Fed policy and the state of the U.S. bond market. Rieder also shares what asset classes he likes best.

  • James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, and David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman, share their thoughts on where stocks are likely headed from here. I think we are going to spend the year with a flat market and rising earnings, predicts Paulsen.

  • Bank stocks could rise 15% in 3-5 years: Analyst Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 11:39 AM ET

    Marty Mosby, banking analyst at Guggenheim Partners, told CNBC on Friday that patient investors could be rewarded by putting money in these four stocks.

  • MasterCard, Visa form new payment security group Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    Credit card companies MasterCard and Visa said they had formed a new cross-industry group to enhance payment system security across networks.

  • Happy Birthday Art Cashin!     Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Wall Street legend Art Cashin celebrates his birthday and explains why he thinks this morning's better-than-expected jobs report is a "Goldilocks number." He's intrigued that banking lending seems to be accelerating a little.

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