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  • Five years after Lehman, risk moves into shadows Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 9:43 AM ET

    Banks are pulling back balance sheets, with more risk being driven to lenders that comprise the "shadow-banking" sector.

  • Rob Nichols, Financial Services Forum president & CEO, discusses how the banking community has improved after the meltdown five years ago and how to prevent it from happening again.

  • Big banks: Credit unions should pay federal tax Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 12:33 PM ET
    Protest against banks and in favor of credit unions.

    A war of words is heating up over the federal tax exemption for credit unions. They want to keep it—and the big banks want it to end.

  • 'Trauma surgeon of Wall Street' ranks regulations     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 7:16 AM ET

    Rodgin Cohen, Sullivan & Cromwell partner, known as the man who tried to save Lehman Brothers during the financial crisis of 2008, explains why he is "somewhat satisfied, not fully satisfied" on regulations and the government's efforts to prevent another financial meltdown.

  • Inside the world of banking     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 6:41 AM ET

    Jason Goldberg, Barclays analyst, provides an inside view of what bankers are talking about as the financial sector gains strength after the 2008 crisis.

  • EU votes for tougher market abuse sanctions Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 9:30 AM ET

    Tougher sanctions against insider dealing and market manipulation, such as interest rate fixing, were voted for by European politicians on Tuesday.

  • Lessons from the financial crisis of 2008     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    Jessica Bibliowicz, former Chairman & CEO of National Financial Partners, shares her reflections on the huge blow to the U.S. banking system five years ago and how she led her business back from the brink.

  • Is the banking system safer after Dodd-Frank?     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Sanford Weill, former Chairman & CEO of Citigroup, discusses whether regulations go far enough to prevent another financial crisis that lead to the 2008 crash.

  • Weill: Fed 'keeping rates too low, too long'     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:02 AM ET

    Sanford Weill, former Chairman & CEO of Citigroup, discusses Fed policy after the 2008 financial crisis and explains why he thinks it is time for the Fed to change its low rate policy because it forces the wrong people to take more risk.

  • Sandy Weill, former chairman and CEO of Citigroup, also discussed why he would have "unbelievable confidence" in Larry Summers to head the Federal Reserve when Ben Bernanke leaves.

  • Laurie Glimcher, dean of Weill Cornell Medical College, and former Citi Chairman Sanford Weill discuss how breakthrough research is being funded largely by private money.

  • Ouch! BofA cutting 2,100 jobs: Report Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:56 AM ET
    Bank of America in Times Square, New York.

    The cuts were necessary because higher interest rates have reduced demand for home loans, Bloomberg News is reporting.

  • Banks still don't know the rules: Weill     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    Sanford Weill, former Chairman & CEO of Citigroup, discusses the impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on the banking industry and the need for more "transparency" in the financial sector, amid new regulations.

  • Goldman divides employees into haves and have-nots Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    Bank account size now matters for Goldman Sachs employees, says an article in New York Magazine.

  • JPMorgan plans to shake up its board of directors Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 9:18 AM ET

    JPMorgan Chase plans to elect Linda Bammann and Michael Neal to its board of directors, and established a new role of Lead Independent Director.

  • Wall Street on Monday kicks off the roadshow for what could become the biggest corporate debt sale in history. The FT reports.

  • Lazear reflects on financial crisis     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    The ADP report added 176,000 private sector jobs in August. Investors await Friday's jobs report, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University professor. "While we're growing jobs, we're doing it just barely above the pace necessary to keep up with the population growth," he says.

  • Ronald Coase and the nature of shadow banking Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 12:52 PM ET
    Ronald Coase

    Coase, who died at the age of 102 on Labor Day, was one of the most influential economic thinkers of the past 100 years. So what can we learn about the financial crisis from him?

  • Expect a 'grinding, exhausting' move lower: Pro Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 6:18 PM ET

    Investors have three reasons to be bearish: interest rate volatility, ETF outflows and lower earnings estimates, a managing director at ConvergEx told CNBC Tuesday.

  • S&P accuses US of 'retaliation' for taking AAA away Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 5:08 PM ET

    Standard & Poor's on Tuesday blasted a $5 billion fraud lawsuit by the U.S. government as retaliation for its 2011 decision to strip the country of its AAA credit rating.

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