• Forget Switzerland: These banks will be hit by SNB Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Pedestrians walk near the Swiss National Bank headquarters in Bern, Switzerland.

    Switzerland’s scrapping of its currency cap could knock Swiss bank earnings by 10-15 percent, but financial firms in nearby countries may be worse hit.

  • Is QE enough to save the euro zone? Monday, 19 Jan 2015 | 7:32 AM ET

    Will QE succeed in boosting inflation in the euro zone? And if so, will the program be enough - or will Draghi need to consider yet more measures?

  • Swiss central bank's shock leaves policy vacuum Saturday, 17 Jan 2015 | 6:21 AM ET

    The Swiss National Bank had little choice but to abandon its cap on the franc, but its execution of the move left a vacuum of policy uncertainty.

  • Sorry bankers, no swimming pool this year Saturday, 17 Jan 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    London and Wall Street bankers look set to get slightly lower bonuses for 2014, based on pay details released this week by big U.S. banks.

  • Financials slip 'n slide  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 3:30 PM ET

    Banks are the real disappointment of the fourth quarter earnings season. Insight to the struggles for financial names, with Nick Raich, The Earnings Scout CEO, and Chris Whalen, Kroll Bond Rating Agency.

  • Bailing on bank stocks?  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:19 PM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, shares his thoughts on whether now is the time to buy, sell or hold the big banks.

  • Big banks in the buy zone?  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:17 PM ET

    Traders Jim Lebenthal and Steve Weiss debate their positions on the financials.

  • Morgan Stanley will have best banking story: Pro  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:20 AM ET

    Discussing the Q4 results for Goldman Sachs and the outlook for Morgan Stanley, with Kenneth Leon, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Goldman Sachs Q4 breakdown  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson provides headlines from the Goldman Sachs quarterly conference call.

  • Cramer's 2 issues with big banks  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 9:49 AM ET

    The legal overhang on banks seems wrong to me, says CNBC's Jim Cramer in discussing some of the challenges facing the big banks.

  • Goldman tops earnings, but hit by weak bond trading Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 8:23 AM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein joins Squawk Box on the first day at their new studio in New York City.

    Goldman Sachs topped quarterly results, but an unexpected bout of volatility hit revenue in its business that trades bonds, currencies and commodities.

  • Big banks concerned with one thing: Volatility  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:10 AM ET

    Discussing the headlines out of Citi's media call, and the concerns for some big banks, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Banks core trends intact: Pro  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:06 AM ET

    Jason Goldberg, Barclays, breaks down Bank of America's 4Q earnings and headwinds for banking in 2015.

  • Mutual fund billionaire accused of fraud in suit Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 2:51 PM ET
    Franklin Templeton headquarters in San Mateo, California.

    Charles Johnson is accused of helping defraud the heir of one of the earliest investors in Franklin Resources out of $150 million. The NYT reports.

  • Cramer: Not a hot quarter for banks  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 9:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on Bank of America's disappointing quarter where the bank reported a 14 percent fall in quarterly profit, largely due to lower revenue. David Faber provides insight in Citi and JPMorgan.

  • Mario Gabelli: I'm buying these stocks Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    Mario Gabelli

    Value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC he's buying stocks in these three financial institutions.

  • BlackRock's earnings beat Wall Street estimates Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO of BlackRock.

    BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, reported a higher-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as assets under management increased.

  • BofA dodges activist group on chairman role Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 5:17 AM ET

    An activist investor group said it is withdrawing a shareholder resolution that called for Bank of America to have an independent board chair.

  • Wells Fargo CFO: Very bullish quarter  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    A Wells Fargo branch in New York City.

    Discussing the landscape for mortgages and the banks outlook on oil and interest rates, with John Shrewsberry, Wells Fargo CFO.

  • Somber tone for big banks  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 3:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a close look at the earnings of JPMorgan and the Q4 results for Wells Fargo.


  • A deal on extending Greece's bailout deal must be found by the end of February or the ECB will not be able to continue lending to its banks.

  • China Minsheng Banking's president has resigned for personal reasons hours after several Chinese media outlets reported he was being investigated.

  • More and more people are hiding cash in places other than a bank, according to an American Express study. CNBC's Kelli B. Grant breaks down the best way to stash your cash.