• Swiss central bank's shock leaves policy vacuum Saturday, 17 Jan 2015 | 6:21 AM ET

    The Swiss National Bank had little choice but to abandon its cap on the franc, but its execution of the move left a vacuum of policy uncertainty.

  • Sorry bankers, no swimming pool this year Saturday, 17 Jan 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    London and Wall Street bankers look set to get slightly lower bonuses for 2014, based on pay details released this week by big U.S. banks.

  • Financials slip 'n slide   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 3:30 PM ET
    Financials slip 'n slide

    Banks are the real disappointment of the fourth quarter earnings season. Insight to the struggles for financial names, with Nick Raich, The Earnings Scout CEO, and Chris Whalen, Kroll Bond Rating Agency.

  • Bailing on bank stocks?   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:19 PM ET
    Bailing on bank stocks?

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, shares his thoughts on whether now is the time to buy, sell or hold the big banks.

  • Big banks in the buy zone?   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:17 PM ET
    Big banks in the buy zone?

    Traders Jim Lebenthal and Steve Weiss debate their positions on the financials.

  • Morgan Stanley will have best banking story: Pro   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:20 AM ET
    Morgan Stanley will have best banking story: Pro

    Discussing the Q4 results for Goldman Sachs and the outlook for Morgan Stanley, with Kenneth Leon, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Goldman Sachs Q4 breakdown   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:15 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs Q4 breakdown

    CNBC's Mary Thompson provides headlines from the Goldman Sachs quarterly conference call.

  • Cramer's 2 issues with big banks   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 9:49 AM ET
    Cramer's 2 issues with big banks

    The legal overhang on banks seems wrong to me, says CNBC's Jim Cramer in discussing some of the challenges facing the big banks.

  • Goldman tops earnings, but hit by weak bond trading Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 8:23 AM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein joins Squawk Box on the first day at their new studio in New York City.

    Goldman Sachs topped quarterly results, but an unexpected bout of volatility hit revenue in its business that trades bonds, currencies and commodities.

  • Big banks concerned with one thing: Volatility   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:10 AM ET
    Main concerns for Citi & BofA

    Discussing the headlines out of Citi's media call, and the concerns for some big banks, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Banks core trends intact: Pro   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:06 AM ET
    Banks core trends intact: Pro

    Jason Goldberg, Barclays, breaks down Bank of America's 4Q earnings and headwinds for banking in 2015.

  • Cramer: Not a hot quarter for banks   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 9:05 AM ET
    Cramer: Not a hot quarter for banks

    CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on Bank of America's disappointing quarter where the bank reported a 14 percent fall in quarterly profit, largely due to lower revenue. David Faber provides insight in Citi and JPMorgan.

  • Mario Gabelli: I'm buying these stocks Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    Mario Gabelli

    Value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC he's buying stocks in these three financial institutions.

  • BlackRock's earnings beat Wall Street estimates Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO of BlackRock.

    BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, reported a higher-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as assets under management increased.

  • BofA dodges activist group on chairman role Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 5:17 AM ET

    An activist investor group said it is withdrawing a shareholder resolution that called for Bank of America to have an independent board chair.

  • Wells Fargo CFO: Very bullish quarter   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    A Wells Fargo branch in New York City.

    Discussing the landscape for mortgages and the banks outlook on oil and interest rates, with John Shrewsberry, Wells Fargo CFO.

  • Somber tone for big banks   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 3:10 PM ET
    Somber tone for big banks

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a close look at the earnings of JPMorgan and the Q4 results for Wells Fargo.

  • Time to bail on bank stocks?   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 12:16 PM ET
    Time to bail on bank stocks?

    The "Fast Money" traders debate whether now is the time to sell the banks or not.

  • Why the banks are a buy   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 12:03 PM ET
    Why the banks are a buy

    After JPMorgan reported weaker than expected earnings, Fast Money trader Pete Najarian explains why the banks are a buying opportunity.

  • Cashin: Apple in a rough spot   Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:35 AM ET
    Cashin: Apple in a rough spot

    Art Cashin, UBS, discusses what he believes is the market's very vulnerable position, and the level of importance of earnings from big tech companies.