• Wells Fargo in talks to buy GE lending biz: Source Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    GE in talks to sell lending, leasing portfolio to Wells Fargo.

    GE is in early-stage talks with Wells Fargo about selling its entire $74 billion US commercial lending and leasing portfolio, according to a source.

  • Big banks bigger than before   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 4:15 PM ET
    Big banks get bigger; Still too big to fail?

    CNBC's Jeff Cox reports the top 5 banks now control about 45 percent of assets in the banking industry. Congressman Barney Frank says U.S. banks are not too big to fail.

  • American Express beats on profit; revenue misses Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 5:18 PM ET
    Man walking past American Express Travel Services office

    American Express beat Wall Street's first-quarter profit estimate but missed on revenue, posting earnings per share of $1.48.

  • U.S. Stock Market Correction Ahead? Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:10 PM ET
    A general view of the Federal Reserve Building in Washington

    Market strategist tells us where he sees a market correction.

  • Trading banks: JPM, C, GS & BX   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:19 PM ET
    Trading banks: JPM, C, GS & BX

    The FMHR traders reveal their view of the big banks amid earnings.

  • What's ahead for big banks?   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 9:22 AM ET
    What's ahead for big banks?

    Eric Wasserstrom, Guggenheim Partners, breaks down the areas where banks are improving profits, and provides his outlook on financials for the next several quarters.

  • Citi's earnings beat is 'the big turnaround story' Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 9:39 AM ET
    A man walks by the Citigroup Center in San Francisco.

    Citigroup's earnings beat is "the big turnaround story for the large-cap banks," analyst Gerard Cassidy tells CNBC.

  • Mega-bank picks   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 5:32 PM ET
    Mega-bank picks

    The "Fast Money" traders make their bets on bank stocks ahead of earnings.

  • Banks to report, pro likes this one   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 5:32 PM ET
    Banks to report, pro likes Citi

    What to expect from bank earnings this quarter, with Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neil principal. Harte's pick is Citi.

  • JPM & WFC: Wells Fargo is better investment: Analyst

    JPMorgan and Wells Fargo both beat analyst estimates. Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets, weighs in to discuss bank earnings.

  • BlackRock CEO: Stop being so nice to investors   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 6:10 AM ET
    BlackRock CEO: Stop being so nice to investors

    BlackRock CEO Larry Fink sent a letter to other CEOs on Tuesday, chiding them for focusing too much on short-term goals because of shareholder pressures.

  • Bank profits? Depends on size: Dick Bove   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 6:42 AM ET
    Bank profits? Depends on size: Dick Bove

    Dick Bove, Rafferty Capital, discusses what investors can expect from the financial sector as earnings pour in throughout the week.

  • Financials and rising rates   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 3:23 PM ET
    Financials and rising rates

    Kensho helped us crunch the data to see how financials perform relative to the broader S&P 6 months before the Fed begins hiking rates and 6 months after.

  • Trader's favorite bank stocks   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 12:12 PM ET
    Trader's favorite bank stocks

    How to trade bank stocks ahead of earnings, with the FMHR traders.

  • Will the big banks deliver on earnings?   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 12:07 PM ET
    Big banks to deliver?

    Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors CIO, shares his favorite stocks in the financial industry.

  • 'Diva of distress' vs. SEC: Does she have a case? Saturday, 11 Apr 2015 | 12:03 PM ET
    Lynn Tilton, CEO of Patriach Partners.

    Lynn Tilton may be trying to tear up the playbook of American securities regulation. A number of legal eagles say she might have a point.

  • We have competitive advantage: Jeffrey Immelt   Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 10:01 AM ET
    We have competitive advantage: Jeffrey Immelt

    CNBC's David Faber sits down with GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt to talk about the company's decision to sell GE Capital and take the bulk of the sales to buy back $50 billion of its stock and his take on oil and gas. I like where we are today, I like where we're going in the future, says Immelt.

  • GE unveils massive financial unit restructuring Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 8:03 AM ET
    Jeffrey Immelt, chairman and chief executive officer of General Electric Co.

    GE will sell most of the assets of GE Capital over the next two years, including an immediate real estate sale worth $26 billion.

  • Is JPM too big?   Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 4:24 PM ET
    Is JPM too big?

    JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon complained about new regulations but spoke optimistically about the safety of the system and the size of JPM. CNBC contributor Barney Frank offers perspective on the state and size of financials.

  • Online lenders: Offer faster cash for small business Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    Yaniv Liron, chief executive of Lumina Systems, at his office in New York, April 6, 2015.

    Online lenders like Fundbox are offering small businesses quick access to cash, rivaling traditional banks.


  • HSBC to relocate to Hong Kong?

    HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint told CNBC that Hong Kong would be an attractive location if the bank moved its headquarters.

  • Bank of America

    Shareholders should throw out Bank of America's corporate governance board after it promoted CEO Brian Moynihan to chairman, analyst Mike Mayo says.

  • BofA: Miss you target, get promoted?

    Somebody needs to be held accountable, says Mike Mayo, CLSA analyst, explaining why he thinks Bank of America needs to change some board members and its strategy.