• Banks: Don't even think about prioritizing payments Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 7:02 AM ET

    Top bankers warned lawmakers that paying interest on debt before obligations such as Social Security would pose severe risks to markets.

  • Financials pull back; Which is a buy?     Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders discuss whether investors should buy the dip in financials.

  • Debt ceiling flashback: Top decliners last time Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    Jason Blatt of Knight Capital Americas, LP reacts to down market on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange August 8, 2011.

    For those who have forgotten the pain the market felt just two years ago, following is a list of companies who were badly hurt during summer 2011.

  • 'Sharknado' circling Washington?     Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    I think the reason we are here is because Speaker Boehner went to "plan B," says Alan Krueger, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, sharing his thought on the gridlock in Washington. And Barry Knapp, Barclays, explains how polls, not markets, will likely be the catalyst to bring both parties to the bargaining table.

  • Japan Airlines order a 'great event': Airbus CEO Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 1:17 AM ET

    Airbus' first jet order from Japan Airlines, worth some $9.5 billion, marks the company's entrance into a market dominated by Boeing.

  • Wall Street gets ready to trade defaulted US debt Saturday, 5 Oct 2013 | 3:35 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Most doubt it will happen, but banks are already gearing up for how to handle any US Treasuries tainted by missed payments.

  • Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO, and former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson share their views on the government shutdown and the chances of default.

  • Buffett: Big banks are not too big     Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    WWarren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO, with former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson discussing whether America's big banks are too big to manage. Paulson explains why he is focused on structural changes in the financial system.

  • Buffett: History will view TARP as successful     Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 8:02 AM ET

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO, and former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson discuss the events that led up the government's TARP program during the financial crisis of 2008.

  • New court problems for JPMorgan Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Italian prosecutors have requested that JPMorgan stands trial for obstructing regulators as part of a probe into Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena purchase of Banca Antonveneta, Bloomberg reported.

  • It's not good business to make govt upset: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 3:23 PM ET

    Matthew McCormick, Bahl and Gaynor, and Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices, weigh in on mortgage issues haunting Wells Fargo and several big banks.

  • Mortgage scrutiny haunts major banks     Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 3:20 PM ET

    New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is taking aim at Wells Fargo. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.

  • Wall Street CEOs sound alarms on fiscal problems Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Brian Moynihan, president and chief executive officer of Bank of America Corp., speak to the media after a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C.

    CEOs from major banks met with President Obama on Wednesday and warned of the consequences if lawmakers fail to raise the US debt ceiling.

  • Bank executives met with President Obama today. CNBC speaks to Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein and Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan about their conversation on the long-term consequences of the government shutdown.

  • AG Schneiderman's new action against banks     Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 10:33 AM ET

    Only Bank of America has reached a deal with New York's Attorney General, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche, with the latest details of mortgages issues still haunting several big banks.

  • JPM shakes off ‘Whale’ to nab top spot for fees Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 9:04 AM ET

    JPMorgan Chase shook off the "London Whale" scandal to take the top spot for investment banking fees, according to a report published on Wednesday.

  • 'Our plan is to back business': UK Prime Minister Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 8:20 AM ET
    British Prime Minister David Cameron

    U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron used his closing speech at his party's conference to reiterate the Conservatives' commitment to business, calling Britain "the land of opportunity".

  • Now, Obama needs help from Jamie Dimon     Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has a preview of the president's meeting with top leaders in the financial industry.

  • Despite legal woes, JPM good long-term: Pro     Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    Mark Tepper, Strategic Wealth Partners, explains why tech and financials are the best places to put your money.

  • Financial watchdog with bite to depart his agency Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 12:03 PM ET
    David Meister, the head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's enforcement unit, in his office in Washington, Sept. 27, 2013.

    David Meister is planning to step down as head of CFTC enforcement, even as big battles against financial titans have yet to play out.