Societe Generale's notoriously bearish strategist Albert Edwards believes there is a high probability that U.S. indexes have already entered a bear market.» Read More
As banks that comply with Islamic law are making inroads into the global banking scene, Western businesses are working to meet their expectations.
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, believes the European banking system is in a "much better shape" than most people think and that the ECB has done "a great job" to boost confidence.
Benchmark crude prices may encounter an initial bout of "knee-jerk" selling - with U.S. futures possibly testing $95 a barrel and Brent sliding to $107 - if the Federal Reserve starts cutting stimulus measures as early as this week, traders and strategists told CNBC.
Emerging Asian markets may sell off once tapering begins, but with declining risks and better pricing, it may be a chance to buy, analysts said.
The S&P continues to soar, but a Nobel warns of a bubble and 'the smartest guys in the room' get plenty wrong: This week's market winners and losers.
Xavier Denis, Economist & Strategist at Societe Generale Private Banking, says economies with large current account deficits will remain vulnerable next year
Two court cases in Colorado say employers can fire workers for using medicinal marijuana off the job, but it could take years to settle the law.
Deutsche Bank is committing about $2.3 billion to prove it's sorry that some of its employees rigged interest rates.
Some of the world's biggest banks have been hit with a 1.71 billion euros ($2.3 billion) fine for interest rate-rigging by traders.
French police arrested a man suspected of wounding an employee of the newspaper Liberation and firing a shotgun at the headquarters of a major bank.
Paris police have issued a new picture of the suspect wanted in connection with Monday's shooting, as a manhunt for the gunman continues.
Police were hunting a gunman in central Paris on Monday after he opened fire at the offices of a newspaper and major bank.
French banking group Societe Generale reported third quarter net profit of 534 million euros on Thursday, below expectations in a Reuters poll of 583 million euros.
Séverin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Société Générale, says that the company did well in a "difficult environment", after net profits missed forecasts.
Opinion is divided over whether the ECB will cut rates on Thursday in response to a sharp fall in inflation.
A decline in commodity prices and narrowing yield spreads could see the Australian dollar fall 25 percent by 2016, according to Societe Generale.
Societe Generale is calling for a 15 percent correction in the stock market in Q1 in 2014. Craig Overlander, Societe Generale for the Americas CEO, and Dan Fields, Societe Generale, discuss how investors can prepare.
Craig Overlander, Societe Generale for the Americas CEO, and Dan Fields, Societe Generale, discuss economic trends in the last few months and the impact of technical issues on the markets.
While the U.S. government shutdown and impending debt-ceiling debate has investors transfixed, they need to keep an eye on developments in Japan.
China is expected to launch the much-talked-about Shanghai free-trade zone this weekend, but what's most exciting about this economic experiment?