• 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.

  • Kocherlakota says Fed intended no policy shift: Report Saturday, 22 Mar 2014 | 11:30 AM ET
    Narayana Kocherlakota

    The Federal Reserve was not trying to signal a more restrictive policy stance when earlier this week it dropped a set of guideposts, a top Fed official said.

  • Fed issues correction to stress test results Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    The Federal Reserve on Friday issued corrections to the closely watched annual bank stress tests results that were published a day earlier.

  • Better play: Financials vs. tech  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    Janet Yellen said higher interest rates could hit next year. CNBC's Dominic Chu and Seema Mody debate if financials or tech is the better sector play in a higher interest rate environment.

  • Rubenstein: Tax everyone the same  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 8:07 AM ET

    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, shares his thoughts on proposed changes in the carried interest tax.

  • E-Trade bids goodbye to its iconic baby Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 8:24 AM ET
    E*Trade baby

    E*Trade Financial bid farewell to the baby who starred in the television commercials advertising its trading platform for the last seven years.

  • Banks pass stress test, no sweat  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    This is good news for American banks and borrowers, says Gov. Frank Keating, American Bankers Association president & CEO, sharing his thoughts on the results of the Fed's "stress test" on banks.

  • VC feeding frenzy in Silicon Valley right now: Pro  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 7:09 AM ET

    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, shares his thoughts on investing in new technology and explains why his firm does not engage in venture capital projects.

  • Private equity eyes emerging market plays  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    I think three percent growth is not unrealistic this year, says David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, sharing his outlook on the U.S. economy and where he is seeing the best investment opportunities.

  • Bove bullish on banks after stress tests Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    Financial stocks have room to double from current levels, Dick Bove said Thursday on CNBC.

  • Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank reacts to the Federal Reserve's annual bank stress tests. 29 out of 30 of the participating banks met its requirements.

  • Banks get healthy: Pro  Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    Discussing the health of financial stocks after 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements, with the "Closing Bell" panel.