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  • Another bank threatens to quit Austria over taxes Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 6:08 AM ET

    VIENNA, April 11- The head of the Raiffeisen bank in the Austrian province of Upper Austria has threatened to move its headquarters across the border to Germany in a growing row with the government over a bank levy which lenders say is too onerous.

  • LONDON- Global equities slip to a two-week low, with an escalating selloff on Wall Street led by technology and biotech shares on concerns of stretched valuations spreading to Asia and Europe. Co-op Bank confident of raising funds to secure future.

  • WASHINGTON, April 11- Developing nations may demand changes to the International Monetary Fund's emergency borrowing mechanism if the United States does not approve the 2010 governance overhaul for the global lender, Russia's finance minister said on Friday.

  • BOAO, China, April 11- China's central bank governor, Zhou Xiaochuan, said on Friday that although credit growth was stable, the central bank remained vigilant against the risks from corporate indebtedness.

  • SYDNEY, April 11- The dollar is on track for its biggest weekly fall in nine-months early on Friday, having given up all of its recent gains as markets become increasingly convinced that any interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve is still a long way off.

  • WASHINGTON, April 10- The Chinese government and central bank should be "very cautious" in implementing any stimulus programs because they tend to be less efficient than natural market forces in boosting growth, a People's Bank of China official said on Thursday.

  • April 10- Shares of auto-lender Ally Financial Inc fell as much as 4.1 percent in their market debut on Thursday, taking the shine off the biggest U.S. initial public offering so far this year as investor appetite for big stock offerings shows signs of waning.

  • H&R Block will sell bank to BofI Holding Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:25 PM ET

    NEW YORK— H&R Block said Thursday it has a new deal to sell its banking business, this time to BofI Holding Inc., the parent company of Bank of Internet.

  • *American Express, Citigroup, Discover prevail. NEW YORK, April 10- Consumers suffered a setback on Thursday as three big credit card issuers won the dismissal of U.S. lawsuits accusing them of colluding to require that disputes be settled in arbitration rather than class action lawsuits.

  • JPMorgan reports earnings Friday     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    JPMorgan will kick off the bank earnings parade on Friday. CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides a forecast.

  • LONDON, April 10- Senior foreign exchange officials from the world's major central banks will gather in Sydney on Friday, with allegations of collusion and price manipulation in the world's largest financial market likely to dominate the regular annual meeting.

  • UPDATE 2-Big credit card issuers defeat collusion lawsuit Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    *American Express, Citigroup, Discover prevail. NEW YORK, April 10- Consumers suffered a setback on Thursday as three big credit card issuers won the dismissal of U.S. lawsuits accusing them of colluding to require that disputes be settled in arbitration rather than class action lawsuits.

  • HEALTH OFFICIAL SAYS PRIVATE OBAMACARE HEALTH INSURANCE ENROLLMENT EXPECTED TO SURPASS 7.5 MILLION PEOPLE.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 85 or 1.0 percent, to $87.87. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $76.06. Discover Financial Services fell$. 43 or. 8 percent, to $56.79.

  • NEW YORK, April 10- American Express Co, Citigroup Inc and Discover Financial Services won the dismissal of a lawsuit accusing them of colluding to force credit card holders to settle disputes through arbitration rather than class action lawsuits.

  • LONDON, April 10- House prices and sales took off again in Britain last month, reflecting the economy's surprisingly fast recovery, but the Bank of England stuck to its course and left interest rates unchanged at record lows.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:47 p.m. EDT Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:21 AM ET

    Stocks slide on Wall Street; Volatile biotechnology sector takes another plunge; eBay down General Motors puts 2 engineers on paid leave in ignition switch recall case Putin warns European leaders: Gas dispute with Ukraine can threaten their own energy supplies Lowest number of Americans seeking jobless benefits in almost 7 years, declines 32 K to 300,000 NY judge sentences SAC Capital according to terms of government's record $1.8 B fraud deal Americans look past calories as approach to dieting evolves; major brands feel sales slide Average US rate on 30- year mortgage falls to 4.34 pct.; 15- year loan eases to 3.38 pct. Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores as it tries to improve financial performance Banker and auto lender Ally holds largest IPO of the year but shares drop in midday trading EBay, Icahn settle proxy fight; Icahn withdraws proposal that PayPal be spun off from eBay

  • Dozens arrested in credit card fraud crackdown Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 7:49 AM ET

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands— Law enforcement authorities have arrested 70 people at airports around the world in a meticulously coordinated crackdown targeting criminals using fake or stolen credit cards to buy airline tickets.

  • Smaller subprime mortgage servicers such as Nationstar benefits from bigger banks leaving the subprime business, Legg Mason's chief investment officer told CNBC on Thursday.

  • SAC Capital to be sentenced in $1.8B fraud deal Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    A New York judge is set to sentence SAC Capital after it pleaded guilty to criminal fraud charges in a $1.8 billion deal with the government.

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