• Challenger a stand-out from Aussie earnings: Pro  Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 10:50 PM ET

    Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management says despite Challenger Financial Group's strong result, there is still plenty of growth left in the stock.

  • US to let banks do business with licensed pot shops Saturday, 15 Feb 2014 | 6:10 AM ET

    The Obama administration made it easier on Friday for banks to do business with licensed marijuana companies with less fear of prosecution, further encouraging U.S. states that are experimenting with legalization of the drug.

  • Bill Winters: ‘Bad egg’ bankers remain at work Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Lehman Brothers building in New York in September, 2008.

    Malpractice continues in the banking world and "bag eggs" remain, warned Bill Winters, former JPMorgan executive.

  • Bank regulators are increasing risk: Bove Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 12:03 PM ET

    Regulators are actually increasing risk in the US banking system, says bank analyst Richard X. Bove.

  • Senate postpones Yellen hearing as snow nears Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
    Fed Reserve Chair Janet Yellen before the House Financial Services Committee.

    The U.S. Senate Banking Committee said on Wednesday that it postponed Thursday's hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

  • Banks weren't allowed to fail: Kovacevich  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    "When a bank is truly failing we have to let it fail," says Former Wells Fargo CEO Dick Kovacevich, with Anat Admati, Stanford University professor of finance and economics, discussing the banking system and "too big to fail" banks. Admati warns banks are still a risk

  • NY regulator sees 'troubling trend' in mortgages Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    New York's financial regulator said the explosive growth of non-bank mortgage servicers is a "troubling trend" that must be confronted.

  • Fed's Lacker calls to end too-big-to-fail threat Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:23 AM ET
    Jeffrey Lacker, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.

    Calling too-big-to-fail banks "the most critical issue facing our financial system," a top Federal Reserve official urged new laws to address the problem.

  • Fed's Plosser 'worried' about not raising rates Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

    The Fed's Charles Plosser says it's always easier to lower interest rates to spur economic activity than to raise them to stop inflation.

  • Yellen: Fed has clear QE exit plan  Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 10:52 AM ET

    Janet Yellen explains how the Fed will conduct its asset reduction program so as not to disturb the global economy.

  • Regulators are driving the banks out of NY: Bove Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 4:59 PM ET
    Richard Bove of Rafferty Capital Markets.

    A deluge of lawsuits is forcing big banks to leave New York, banking analyst Dick Bove said.

  • Market sees even odds of rate hike by March 2015 Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 4:58 PM ET

    Investors saw a 50-50 chance that the US will start raising short-term interest rates by March 2015, a San Francisco Fed survey showed.

  • NY driving banks out: Bove  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    Richard Bove, Rafferty Capital, and Andrew Stoltmann of Stoltmann Law Offices, discuss how bank regulations and lawsuits in New York are driving big names elsewhere. Bove says there aren't many banks and brokerage firms left headquartered in NY.

  • Higher 10-year yield good for market: Pro  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Discussing the best way to play financials, with Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets.

  • Jobs numbers to cause market volatility: Pro  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:06 PM ET

    John Hailer, Natixis Global Asset Management CEO, looks at diversification methods in a volatile market.

  • 'Boring' Akamai hot tech play: Pro  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Are boring tech names the new way to play the space? Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ, weighs in.

  • Disrupting fitness through your iPhone  Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Raj Kapoor, Fitmob CEO explains how he is disrupting the traditional gym model by introducing a flexible rate for gym-goers. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.

  • Barclays announces $8.5 billion profit a day early Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 5:14 AM ET
    The Barclays Center will host the Red Hot Chili Peppers as part of the Super Bowl concert series this year.

    U.K. bank Barclays announced adjusted profit before tax for 2013 of £5.2 billion ($8.5 billion) ahead of it full earnings release on Tuesday.

  • Obamacare leaves some AIDS patients in limbo Saturday, 8 Feb 2014 | 10:59 AM ET

    Hundreds of people with HIV/AIDS trying to obtain coverage under Obamacare are in danger of being thrown out of their insurance plan.

  • Disney beats expectations on movie, games strength Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    Walt Disney Co handily beat Wall Street earnings expectations on Wednesday, and shares popped in after-hours trading.