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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.
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.
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.
Jason Goldberg, Barclays analyst, provides an inside view of what bankers are talking about as the financial sector gains strength after the 2008 crisis.
Tougher sanctions against insider dealing and market manipulation, such as interest rate fixing, were voted for by European politicians on Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
The cuts were necessary because higher interest rates have reduced demand for home loans, Bloomberg News is reporting.
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.
Bank account size now matters for Goldman Sachs employees, says an article in New York Magazine.
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.
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.
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?
Investors have three reasons to be bearish: interest rate volatility, ETF outflows and lower earnings estimates, a managing director at ConvergEx told CNBC Tuesday.
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.
CIT Group is buying regional bank OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal.
Barclays' trading activity has slumped after it was accused of misleading its customers and giving an unfair edge to high-speed traders.
Four years after the Dodd-Frank was signed into law, its co-authors said it isn't the last chapter on reform.