• CNBC's David Faber and Morgan Stanley chairman and CEO James Gorman, discuss when banks will finally be clear of legacy issues stemming from the financial crisis and attracting new talent.

  • Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank reacts to the Federal Reserve's annual bank stress tests. 29 out of 30 of the participating banks met its requirements.

  • Dodd-Frank & the retail environment     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 10:16 AM ET

    Target is now admitting its security software may have officially "detected" its massive data breach. Thomas Stemberg, Staples co-founder and former CEO, provides insight on the impact of Dodd-Frank on retailers.

  • Sen. Pat Toomey: Should repeal Dodd-Frank     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sen. Pat Toomey, (R-PA), discusses what Washington can do to help banks with compliance so they can lend more money to businesses and consumers.

  • CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the Federal Reserve has proposed its final version of rules on U.S. and foreign banks with U.S. subsidiaries. Foreign banks with assets of $50 billion or more must follow new capital requirements.

  • Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the slow economic recovery in the U.S., and the unequal distribution of wealth

  • Gold spikes on Yellen's comments     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 11:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on how the commodity market is reacting to Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony.

  • Yellen: Very hopeful for Dodd-Frank     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 11:31 AM ET

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the supervision of the Fed on banks, and its active work on Dodd-Frank.

  • Dodd-Frank fallout on community banks     Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Frank Keating, American Bankers Association president & CEO, discuss the pros and cons of rising interest rates for banks and the future of community banks.

  • 5 ways Fed's influence has expanded over 100 years Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 2:01 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building in Washington.

    Here are five ways the Fed has expanded its influence over the past century.

  • Treasury sells remainder of GM shares     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 4:24 PM ET

    The Treasury is selling its remaining shares of General Motors, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. Former Vermont Governor Howard Dean; Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee chief economist, CNBC contributor Michael Farr; and CNBC's Robert Frank, weigh in.

  • Volcker vote tomorrow     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    Discussing the legal challenges facing the Volcker Rule, with Bart Naylor, Public Citizen financial policy advocate, and Marc Lopresti, Lopresti Group. "Market participants are concerned where the line gets drawn," says Lopresti in regards to the Volcker Rule.

  • This is what it will cost you to start a hedge fund Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 11:44 AM ET

    According to a new study, new hedge funds need to raise at least $300 million in assets to pay for rising regulatory costs and to offset lower fees.

  • Volcker Rule vote Tuesday     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche explains the Volcker Rule wants to prevent banks from placing outsized trades using their own money. The rule is set to be approved on Tuesday.

  • Dodd-Frank was a poorly written law: Pro     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:18 PM ET

    David Lykken, Mortgage Banking Solutions managing partner, and Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics principal, debate a specific section of Dodd-Frank that requires lenders to verify borrower's ability to pay back their loan.

  • Finally: The Volcker rule going up for a vote Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 4:57 PM ET
    Paul Volcker

    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.

  • No Volcker rule in 2013?     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton said he can't support the Dodd-Frank rule in its current form.

  • For Fed Chair Yellen, it was a perfect hearing Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:48 PM ET
    Janet Yellen

    New Fed Chairman Yellen got exactly what she wanted: a quiet, non-controversial hearing. Stocks rose modestly.

  • Low interest rates harm savers: Yellen     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    "We can't have normal rates, unless the economy is normal," explains Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen. Pursuing a policy of low rates to get the economy moving, will best enable the Fed to normalize policy and get rates back to normal levels over time," she says.

  • "Stock prices have risen robustly," says Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen. She answers whether stock prices reflect an equity bubble, and if there is a Federal role to support the stock market.