Tuesday's vote "ushers in an era of Big Brother banking,'' a banking analyst tells USA Today.
HSBC has sounded out investors about a flotation of its U.K. arm, in a move that would realize value from its high street banking business.
A former SAC Capital Advisors trader wants to cite in court some 2012 testimony given by the hedge fund's founder Steven Cohen, claiming it rebuts the government's case.
A "tougher" Volcker rule takes aim at executives, should the firms have lapses in oversight, according to people familiar with the matter.
The SEC has commenced an investigation into Barnes & Noble's accounting, pushing shares of the bookstore chain sharply lower.
A US judge is considering an alternative that could result in Bank of America paying much less than the $863.6 million the government is seeking.
Three Wall Street trade groups sued the Commodities Futures Trading Commission to stop tough overseas trading guidelines they fear.
The New York City Council on Wednesday held a hearing to debate banning e-cigarettes from public places.
The US plans to bring civil mortgage fraud cases against several financial institutions early in 2014, Attorney General Eric Holder said on Wednesday.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments about a man lost his frequent flier status because the airline said he "abused the program."
Wall Street banks get clarity about a ban on betting with their own money next week when the CFTC meets to vote on the so called Volcker rule.
The US unemployment rate could fall early next year as cuts throws more than a million long-term unemployed Americans off the benefit rolls.
EU regulators will fine banks including Citigroup and Deutsche Bank for rigging Libor and Tibor becnhmarks, a person familiar with the matter said.
US regulators are "optimistic" that they will be able to vote before the end of the year on a final Volcker rule to ban proprietary trading by banks.
A former Goldman Sachs trader who pleaded guilty to fraudulently building a futures trade should repay $118 million to his former employer, U.S. prosecutors said.
U.S. court upheld a ban on political ads on public television and radio stations, rejecting an argument it violates the First Amendment.
Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of 23andMe, countered an FDA warning letter demanding the company discontinue marketing its DNA testing kit.
Global regulators should have more policy tools to counter the risk of devastating bank runs, said U.S. Federal Reserve Governor Dan Tarullo.
US lawmakers are seeking to make it easier for investment fraud victims to seek compensation, after investors in Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme were deemed ineligible to file claims.
A majority of women are unaware birth control is available for free from health insurance plans under Obamacare, although that right faces court challenges.