• Skyscrapers under construction in London.

    Britain's economy is picking up at last but the country has a problem it didn't face after previous recessions.

  • Dislike of Wall Street hasn't faded with crisis Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 6:39 AM ET

    The results of the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll also show that by a two-to-one margin, the public says the country is on the wrong track.

  • 5 years since Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy   Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 4:44 PM ET
    5 years since Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy

    Should Congress end "too big to fail?" Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) asked "how much longer should Congress wait for regulators to fix this problem?" Former TARP Congressional Oversight Committee Chair Ted Kaufman, and The Gartman Letter's Dennis Gartman, discuss.

  • Next crisis would be a 'bad bellyache': AIG chief Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 10:23 AM ET
    Robert Benmosche, CEO and president of AIG.

    Policies designed to prevent the next financial crisis should give regulators the latitude to "use their noodle," AIG CEO Robert Benmosche told CNBC.

  • Five years after Lehman, risk moves into shadows Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 9:43 AM ET

    Banks are pulling back balance sheets, with more risk being driven to lenders that comprise the "shadow-banking" sector.

  • Financial system in 'much better place' now: Expert   Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Financial system in 'much better place' now: Expert

    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.

  • Big banks: Credit unions should pay federal tax Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 12:33 PM ET
    Protest against banks and in favor of credit unions.

    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.

  • 'Trauma surgeon of Wall Street' ranks regulations   Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 7:16 AM ET
    'Trauma surgeon of Wall Street' ranks regulations

    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.

  • Inside the world of banking   Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Inside the world of banking

    Jason Goldberg, Barclays analyst, provides an inside view of what bankers are talking about as the financial sector gains strength after the 2008 crisis.

  • EU votes for tougher market abuse sanctions Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 9:30 AM ET

    Tougher sanctions against insider dealing and market manipulation, such as interest rate fixing, were voted for by European politicians on Tuesday.

  • Lessons from the financial crisis of 2008   Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    Lessons from the financial crisis of 2008

    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.

  • Is the banking system safer after Dodd-Frank?   Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:31 AM ET
    Is the banking system safer after Dodd-Frank?

    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.

  • Weill: Fed 'keeping rates too low, too long'   Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:02 AM ET
    Weill: Fed 'keeping rates too low, too long'

    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.

  • New Fed head? Weill thinks Larry Summers is 'terrific'

    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.

  • Weill Cornell's $100M donation driving discoveries   Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:33 AM ET
    Weill Cornell's $100M donation driving discoveries

    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.

  • Ouch! BofA cutting 2,100 jobs: Report Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:56 AM ET
    Bank of America in Times Square, New York.

    The cuts were necessary because higher interest rates have reduced demand for home loans, Bloomberg News is reporting.

  • Banks still don't know the rules: Weill   Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:06 AM ET
    Banks still don't know the rules: Weill

    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.

  • Goldman divides employees into haves and have-nots Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    Bank account size now matters for Goldman Sachs employees, says an article in New York Magazine.

  • JPMorgan plans to shake up its board of directors Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 9:18 AM ET

    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.