• 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.

  • US seeks to tame mortgage risk, prevent new bubble Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    U.S. federal regulators on Wednesday will unveil a reworked proposal aimed at reducing risk in the mortgage market and limiting shoddy underwriting practices.

  • Top litigator set to leave JPMorgan: Report Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 2:04 PM ET

    A top litigation lawyer for JPMorgan Chase is leaving the bank as it faces mounting regulatory headaches, lawsuits and investigations, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.

  • Bove: Banks reeling from 'the government vendetta' Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 10:28 AM ET
    Richard Bove of Rafferty Capital Markets.

    Closely watched financial analyst Dick Bove cut his rating on JPMorgan Chase on Monday, citing an atmosphere of regulatory "McCarthyism" surrounding the company.

  • No need to rush ultra-easy money exit: IMF Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 10:39 PM ET
    Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of International Monetary Fund

    Central banks in Europe, the United States and Japan have no need to rush to exit the ultra-easy monetary policies they have put in place to spur growth, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.

  • CFTC considering high-speed controls  Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn and Kayla Tausche discuss the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's possible moves in the wake of the Nasdaq shutdown.

  • Clarity is extremely important: Expert  Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 10:14 AM ET

    John Manley, Wells Fargo Funds Management, shares his thoughts on how to address some of the technical issues that occur when executing trades at the exchanges, so investors can participate in a smooth transaction.

  • Citi shares up 42% with CEO Corbat  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche breaks down Citigroup's incredible comeback.

  • What sector will soar in 15 years?  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 2:35 PM ET

    Mike Vogelzang, Boston Advisors; and Mark Martiak, Premier Financial Advisors, take a look at sectors that have been the best performers over the years including energy. They also pick sectors that will shine years from now.

  • JPMorgan close to picking 2 new directors: Report Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    JPMorgan Chase is close to naming two new directors with finance and risk management expertise to its board, a source close to the matter said.

  • Best sector for the next decade?  Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 2:49 PM ET

    Mark Tepper, Strategic Wealth Partners, and Robert Luna, SureVest Capital Management, share their picks for the best sector over the next 10 years.

  • Hiring the well-connected: It's just good business Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    Stephen Schwarzman, chairman and chief executive officer of Blackstone Group LP and Bill Clinton, former US President and founder of the Clinton Foundation.

    The investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired the children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business is sending shudders through Wall Street.


  • A deal on extending Greece's bailout deal must be found by the end of February or the ECB will not be able to continue lending to its banks.

  • China Minsheng Banking's president has resigned for personal reasons hours after several Chinese media outlets reported he was being investigated.

  • More and more people are hiding cash in places other than a bank, according to an American Express study. CNBC's Kelli B. Grant breaks down the best way to stash your cash.