Financial Reform


  • Is a Credit Crisis Coming to China?     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Paul Krake, Founder, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies warns of a credit crisis in China. He says the composition of growth is skewed and reforms aren't taking place quickly enough.

  • BofA's Meissner on Bank Regulatory Reform     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Christian Meissner, head of global corporate and investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, tells CNBC that regulatory certainty in Europe benefits the banking sector.

  • Barclays CEO: We Were Too Aggressive     Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Anthony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, speaks to CNBC about job cuts, broad changes in the financial services sector and imposing a new code of conduct on the bank.

  • Basel III Won't Change Banks' Behavior: Pro     Sunday, 6 Jan 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Jim Walker, Founder and CEO, Asianomics says the new Basel III regulations may give banks more breathing room, but won't result in a much-needed shrinking of balance sheets.

  • A Turnaround in China Equity Markets?     Sunday, 6 Jan 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Helen Zhu, Chief China Equity Strategist, Goldman Sachs is upbeat on China's A-share market in 2013. She expects economic reforms to gain traction in the mainland this year.

  • Shanghai Comp To Rebound In 2013: Pro     Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 9:50 PM ET

    Francis Lun, Managing Director, Lyncean Holdings said he expects Beijing to take action to support the Chinese market next year.

  • Jahangir Aziz, Chief India Economist, JP Morgan says a compromise on the land acquisition bill and the national goods and services tax will be key for a real economic boost.

  • Businesses, Not Consumers, Feel 'Cliff' Drag: Moynihan Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 10:56 AM ET

    The looming "fiscal cliff" is a bigger problem for business than consumers, Bank of America CEO's told CNBC Friday.

  • Conflict Between Bank Reforms & Liquidity: Pro     Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 7:35 PM ET

    Patricia Jackson, Head of Financial Regulatory Advice for Europe, Middle East, India and Africa, Ernst & Young says there is currently a conflict between the need for growth through increased bank lending and the need for stability in the sector.

  • China's Growing Futures Market     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Toby Lawson, Head of Financial Futures & Options and Cash Equities, at Newedge Asia Pacific explains the reforms China has undertaken to develop its futures market. He says full liberalization of the yuan is essential for more progress.

  • Expect China to Push Reforms: Pro     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 11:15 AM ET

    Jinny Yan, economist at Standard Chartered, tells CNBC the expected and desired result of China's new leadership is a reform agenda that will drive consumption growth.

  • The Real Cost of the 'Fiscal Cliff'     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 11:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky talks about the cost to business of implementing health care and tax reform, with Peter Baum, Essex Manufacturing Inc. CFO & COO.

  • Santelli: Revenues, Reforms & Random Money     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 11:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on "rising above" the nation's fiscal problems and implementing "real" tax reform.

  • Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, tells CNBC he is hopeful the outcome of the presidential election will end uncertainty in the market..

  • Will France Undertake 'Shock' Job Market Reforms? Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012 | 1:04 AM ET

    One of France's most high-profile business figures has released a report which could be the wake-up call many believe France’s economy needs – or could end up gathering dust on an Elysee shelf.

  • Greece’s Recovery Coming – But at a Cost Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 5:25 AM ET

    Greece’s economy, in its fifth year of recession, is showing “tentative signs” of stabilization despite on-going political uncertainty, according to the latest research note from Credit Suisse. The bank pointed to increased industrial production and exports, as well as an improvement in competitiveness that is “well under way,” but also warned of the growing social cost.

  • We Should Debate Breaking Up Banks: Carlyle Pro Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 11:34 AM ET
    Carlyle Capital

    The managing director of private equity giant Carlyle Group says ending too big to fail is a debate the market needs to have.

  • Sandy Weill: The Guy Who Made the Bank Monster Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 11:44 AM ET
    Sandy Weill

    So the inventor of the financial superstore has finally turned against his creation.

  • The Cheerios Effect Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 7:43 PM ET
    Bart Chilton | Commissioner U.S. Commodity Futures

    Ever noticed how breakfast cereal tends to cluster together when the milk is added? There's a lesson in there for how to handle the global economic crisis.

  • China's Financial Reforms     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 9:05 PM ET

    Diane Lin, Fund Manager at Pengana Capital discusses China's move to expand its foreign investment quota.