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  • 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.

  • SAC Capital explores conversion into family office Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    In recent months, SAC's portfolio managers have been talking in earnest, both with management and among themselves, about how converting to a so-called family office would work.

  • Subprime deja vu: Car lending standards ease Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    Banks are making more of their car loans to subprime borrowers as delinquencies fall and as auto manufacturers' finance subsidiaries draw more-reliable customers.

  • Bank of America gets out of the China bank business Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 7:01 AM ET
    Bank of America in Times Square, New York.

    Bank of America launched on Tuesday an up to $1.5 billion share offering in China Construction Bank, in a bid to shore up its own balance sheet.

  • Tropical island paradise tops debt league Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 7:03 AM ET

    The Seychelles islands in the Indian Ocean, better known for their pristine beaches and crystal clear waters, are the most indebted nation in the world, according to a new report released on Monday.

  • Wanna see a teller? Banks want you to pay for it Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    Banks are increasingly rolling out new fees for what was once at the core of the banking experience: interacting with a teller.

  • Banks: Face time for a fee     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    As more people bank online, banks have been experimenting with charges for "premium services," which now include seeing a bank teller, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief, provides perspective.

  • Bank customers face new teller fee     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:44 AM ET

    Want to do business at your bank in person? CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports it could cost you.

  • Ex-employee fined for defrauding Goldman Sachs Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    A former employee of Goldman Sachs Group was fined $500,000 for defrauding the investment bank in December 2007 by hiding trading positions, the U.S. derivatives regulator said on Friday.

  • Taper is 'done deal' in September: Economist     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 6:32 AM ET

    Will next month's employment report determine the magnitude of the Fed's pullback in its bond-buying program? Krishna Memani, Oppenheimer Funds, and Michelle Girard, RBS senior economist, provide a preview of likely economic activity ahead.

  • TD to begin exploring merging branches     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Shares of TD rose today after reporting better than expected earnings. Ed Clark, CEO and president of TD Bank, discusses talks of merging branches to cut costs. "TD is putting a number of new branches in NYC, and we set a target by 2016 that we'll be the number 3 bank there" he says.

  • RBC reports record earnings     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 4:21 PM ET

    Royal Bank of Canada is up 1 percent today after increasing its dividend by 6 percent. CEO Gordon Nixon joins to discuss a successful Q3 and what is next for the Canadian bank.

  • Shadow banks must come in from the dark by 2015 Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    The $60 trillion "shadow banking" sector has been given until 2015 to comply fully with its first set of global rules.

  • FDIC earnings report     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest numbers on bank earnings.

  • US banks rolling in record profits, lending anemic Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    U.S. banks earned more from April through June than during any quarter on record, aided by a steep drop in losses from bad loans.

  • Blackstone Group agreed to pay $85 million to settle an investor class action lawsuit accusing it of not disclosing bad investments before its initial public offering.

  • Brazil hikes rates again to regain market confidence Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 1:13 AM ET
    Downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Brazil raised its benchmark interest rate to a 16-month high of 9 percent on Wednesday, maintaining the pace of monetary tightening to fight inflation and rebuild investors' confidence in Latin America's largest economy.

  • Has JPMorgan become a 'piñata bank'? Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 12:20 PM ET

    As U.S. authorities are seeking over $6 billion in damages from JPMorgan, the "Squawk on the Street" team dissects the implications for America's largest bank.

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