Asian shares mostly saw subdued trade on Thursday, ahead of Friday's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.» Read More
Recent market chaos may have sparked a rate-hike trend among emerging markets, but this nation could buck the trend and stay pat for all of 2014.
Stronger-than-expected December US retail sales data and a record Japanese current account deficit helped push the US dollar higher against the yen.
Using data on safe assets from Yale's Gary Gorton, we charted the collapse of MBS, bank debt and the GSEs. The results are stunning.
Gold settled higher on Thursday, but was still set for its biggest annual loss in decades as investors switch to rallying equities.
Lars Machenil, CFO at BNP Paribas, says there is uncertainty around banking regulation, but banks need to be "whipped into shape" in order to lend more to economy.
Opinion is divided over whether the ECB will cut rates on Thursday in response to a sharp fall in inflation.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, CEO of BNP Paribas, says the company's results are "resilient" this quarter.
Asian equities closed mixed in subdued trade on Tuesday as investors stayed on the sidelines before the U.S. September jobs report.
Aussie dollar could hit parity by year end, after the battered currency regains ground this month, helped by positive economic data out of China.
India has been hit by a wave of growth downgrades, with analysts predicting the slowdown to worsen after GDP figures on Friday fell to lowest rate in four years.
Emerging markets are getting a beating right now, but the tattered asset class could be poised to become the “comeback kid” of 2014, some analysts say.
Banks in the euro zone could offer the best returns, says David Herro, Morningstar's international fund manager of the decade.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafe, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that they are confident about any kind of asset quality review.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafe, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that banking union is essential and serious and must be done progressively.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafe, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that the corporate bank performance was hit by deleveraging.
Royal Bank of Scotland is expected to report its first quarterly profit in 18 months on Friday, the fruit of efforts to focus on bread and butter lending.
Barclays steeply cut its oil price forecasts on Wednesday, becoming the last of the big banks active in commodities to abandon its bullish stance.
The chairman of CITIC Securities is busy remodeling China's biggest brokerage after Goldman by expanding into asset management, trading complex derivatives instruments and nurturing overseas deals.
The City of London's big banks are considering suing the EU over rules to cap bonuses after receiving legal advice that the pay regulation could be struck down in court. The Financial Times reports.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, CEO of BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that there is a very low growth scenario in Europe but they plan to diversify and get more out of the US and Asia Pacific.