• 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.

  • Banks brace for new regulations  Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 3:36 PM ET

    President Obama would like to speed the process of the Dodd-Frank bill. Elliot Weissbluth, CEO & founder of HighTower, breaks down what this may mean for banks.

  • Why UK banks may be fighting the ‘last war’ Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 8:03 AM ET
    City of London

    All five of the U.K.'s biggest banks posted profits for the first half of 2013, but a report on Monday warned that banks and regulators may be too focused on combating the wrongs of the past to take heed of future threats.

  • The Bitcoin crackdown  Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    Bitcoin is a virtual currency getting a lot of attention by the real world. Coinsetter is a company dedicated to making Bitcoin safe to use. Jaron Lukasiewicz, Coinsetter CEO, shares what the industry has to say. And Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of NY Department of Financial Services, shares the regulators' side of the story.

  • Financials the place to be: Bove  Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    Financial stocks are about to overtake tech stocks as the most weighted sector on the S&P 500. Is it time to buy or sell bank stocks? "Banks are earning more money now than ever before," says Dick Bove of Rafferty Capital.

  • Evans' Eye on financials  Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans shares her thoughts on the comeback in the financial sector at Post 9 from the floor of the NYSE.

  • Ally to sell new stock to meet Fed requirements Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    Ally Financial is in discussions with investors to raise capital that would help the once-troubled lender clear the Federal Reserve's capital bar, said sources.