• Banks hoarding cash ahead of ECB stress tests Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 11:01 PM ET

    Banks hoarding cash ahead of the ECB's new "stress tests" are holding back vital funding from euro zone businesses, according to consultancy EY.

  • Fed gov: Why foreign banks need to raise capital now Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 8:02 AM ET
    Daniel Tarullo, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve.

    A top U.S. regulator gave a spirited defense of new rules forcing foreign banks to hold more capital in their U.S. units.

  • Fed rejects Citi's capital plan     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Chris Kotowski, Oppenheimer & Co. senior research analyst, and Anna Krayn, Moody's Analytics director, discuss Citigroup's failure to get the Fed's approval to raise dividend payments and increase stock buybacks.

  • Cramer: Citi rejection devastating     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the decision by the Fed to reject the plans of Citigroup to raise dividend payments and increase stock buybacks.

  • Fed stressing Citigroup     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    Marty Mosby, Guggenheim Partners analyst, provides perspective on the banking sector after Citigroup failed the Fed's stress test and was barred from raising its dividend and boosting its stock buybacks.

  • Big banks' big burden     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details on the Fed blocking five banks from increasing their dividends or stock buyback programs.

  • Citi's wakeup call from the Fed     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:07 AM ET

    The Fed announced Citi is one of five banks to fail its stress test. Anthony Polini, Raymond James analyst, discusses what the big bank can do now. This seems to be more of a bump in the road for Citi rather than a critical shortfall, says Polini.

  • BofA settles with Fannie/Freddie regulator for $9.3B Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    Kenneth D. Lewis

    Bank of America's ex-CEO Kenneth Lewis has settled a lawsuit accusing him of deceiving investors about one of his biggest acquisitions: Merrill Lynch.

  • Fed bangs on large banks     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:38 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed's objections to Citigroup's capital planning process, and the condition of banks' revenues, with Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & partners, and Moshe Orenbuch, Credit Suisse.

  • Blackstone to scale back stake in SeaWorld Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Seaworld launches their IPO at the NYSE on April 19, 2013.

    The Blackstone Group plans to reduce its ownership in SeaWorld to 25 percent. In December it was as high as 63 percent.

  • New name rises to top of JPMorgan CEO shortlist Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:53 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    Shaking off the surprise at the departure of a longtime aide to JPMorgan CEO, the parlor game begins again: Who will succeed Jamie Dimon?

  • Icahn, BlackRock's Fink trade words on spending Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:30 AM ET
    Larry Fink, Chairman & CEO of BlackRock

    BlackRock's CEO warned top U.S. companies not to emphasize dividends or share buybacks if they come at the expense of future growth.

  • US banks brace for second health check in a week Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:17 AM ET

    U.S. banks will tell shareholders how much they plan to pay out after the Fed unveils whether they can afford to and still weather the next crisis.

  • UK to sell Lloyds Bank shares worth $6.9 billion Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 2:24 AM ET

    Britain will sell a further 7.5 percent stake in Lloyds Banking Group, worth about 4.2 billion pounds ($6.9 billion).

  • Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac must not die: Dick Bove Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:59 AM ET

    If Fannie and Freddie are allowed to die, it will crush home prices — and hurt the economy, says bank analyst Dick Bove.

  • Jamie Dimon heir-apparent to leave JPMorgan Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:38 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon at WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    One of the co-heads of JPMorgan's investment bank, Michael J. Cavanagh, plans to leave the firm. The NYT reports.

  • SEC eyes bond deals to see if banks are hiding risk Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:45 AM ET

    The SEC is looking into complex bond deals on Wall Street that may create new opportunities for fraud, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Morgan Stanley investors await Fed's blessing Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Morgan Stanley shareholders will find out this week whether the Fed will allow the bank to start returning capital to shareholders for the first time since the financial crisis.

  • Why Kocherlakota won't become Fed's chief dissenter Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 11:16 AM ET
    Narayana Kocherlakota, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, speaks in St. Paul, Minnesota, Feb. 16, 2010.

    Minneapolis Fed Bank President Narayana Kocherlakota has no plans to make a habit of saying "no," people familiar with his thinking say.

  • California DMV probing possible credit card breach Saturday, 22 Mar 2014 | 7:37 PM ET
    A security guard patrols the empty parking lot of the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in Pasadena, California.

    The California Department of Motor Vehicles has opened an investigation into a possible security breach of its credit card processing services, a spokesman for the agency said.