• Fed: 29 out of 30 banks meet stress test requirements Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:45 PM ET

    The Federal Reserve's most recent stress test shows 29 out of 30 U.S. banks met their stress test capital requirements.

  • Fed releases bank stress test results  Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements.

  • Discover Financial to increase dividend  Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Discover Financial proposed to increase its next quarterly dividend to $0.24 from $0.20.

  • Dow climbs 100 points  Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders weigh in on what's driving the turnaround in the markets. I think it's financials, says Josh Brown. Don't forget about big tech, says Jon Najarian, with a look at Hewlett-Packard, Intel and Microsoft, to name a few.

  • Fed to release results of bank stress tests Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    Banks will find out if the Fed thinks they can cope with the next financial crisis when it publishes the results of an annual health check.

  • 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.

  • SoftBank CEO: US needs to increase Internet speed  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 9:13 AM ET

    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.