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With its plan to shore up banks that was announced on Tuesday, the Obama administration hopes to entice investors to buy troubled assets from the nation’s banks and enable them to make the loans needed to jump-start the economy.
We're in the midst of preparing a CNBC-sponsored debate program from WEF, "No Way Back", so here's a sneak peek at what the the all-star panel had to say.
American International Group, has received the first round of bids for its aircraft leasing unit and could announce asset sales of less than $1 billion as early as this week, CNBC has learned.
Thursday's chain store sales numbers could set the tone for a market obsessed with the weakening economy.
There’s growing concern that the next shoe is about to drop in the financial crisis. Wait until you hear where it could hit!
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
After hours, CNBC learned that AIG has hired JP Morgan to advise on raising new capital...
China’s central bank is in a bind. It has been on a buying binge in the United States over the last seven years, snapping up roughly $1 trillion worth of Treasury bonds and mortgage-backed debt issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the New York Times reported.
There is a new breed of funds moving into the clean technology sector – specialized hedge funds that have at least $750 million under management. And they bring a new play – long and short – on the notoriously volatile sector.
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Whether stocks add to Tuesday's heady gains or not will be determined in part by whether oil prices stay in a downtrend.
Jon Hilsenrath, money and investing editor at The Wall Street Journal, offered CNBC his weekly "Five for Five": the five stocks investors must watch this week.
The Dow tumbled on Monday as more credit and housing market turmoil battered financial shares.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts's Amsterdam-listed fund jumped 27 percent during morning trading after the private equity group detailed plans for a public offering.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts plans to brave the turbulent equity markets and list on the New York Stock Exchange this year.
British buy-to-let mortgage lender Paragon said it is in talks with potential buyers after receiving takeover approaches.
At age 82, Mr. Peterson yearns for the can-do spirit that helped politicians forged by the Depression era finance the GI bill, the interstate highway system, and the Marshall plan from the ashes of World War II.
For the week ending Friday, July 11, 2008, the U.S. markets finished in bear market territory with the Dow dipping below 11,000 during intraday for the first time in 2 years.
NBC Universal Chief Executive Jeff Zucker said on Thursday he was not looking to spin off or sell some of the company's assets.
The Dow fell more than 2 percent Wednesday, followed by similar declines in the S&P and Nasdaq. Here are the day's top five videos.