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  • Citizens Financial Group posts 2Q profit Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 6:45 AM ET

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. _ Citizens Financial Group Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $190 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 37 cents per share. Citizens Financial Group shares have increased 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, July 16- The Federal Housing Finance Agency disclosed on Thursday that it paid two law firms over $373 million since 2010 to pursue litigation against several banks over mortgage-backed securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac before the financial crisis. Stefanie Johnson, an FHFA spokeswoman, said its hiring of private law firms "has been a...

  • BRASILIA, July 15- Brazil's investigation of an alleged currency cartel formed by 15 of the world's largest banks could expand to more financial institutions but it is unlikely to result in trading bans, the head of antitrust watchdog Cade told Reuters on Wednesday. Vinicius Carvalho, making his first public comments on the investigation, said the case was...

  • UBS, Morgan Stanley private bank assets top $2T Wednesday, 8 Jul 2015 | 12:19 PM ET
    People enter the building of the Swiss bank UBS in Midtown Manhattan

    UBS and Morgan Stanley were the world's biggest wealth managers in 2014, with AUM swelling at each to top $2 trillion, according to new research.

  • European stocks end lower as pressure mounts on Greece Tuesday, 7 Jul 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    A woman waves a Greek national flag and a European Union flag during a rally outside the parliament, in Athens June 18, 2015.

    European markets ended sharply lower on Tuesday as concerns that Greece's negotiations with its creditors will drag on without a viable debt plan.

  • European shares close lower as Greek vote eyed Friday, 3 Jul 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities closed lower on Friday as investors looked ahead to Sunday, when a referendum that could affect Greece's future in the euro zone will take place.

  • SAO PAULO, July 3- Swiss lender UBS AG made a whistleblower deal with Brazilian authorities investigating the suspected rigging of Brazil's currency market and will receive no punishment in the case, a local newspaper reported on Friday. Foreign exchange trading in Brazil is estimated at about $3 trillion a year, excluding swaps and derivative transactions.

  • Brazil probes forex activity of 15 global banks Friday, 3 Jul 2015 | 3:43 AM ET
    Canary Wharf, London

    Fifteen of the world's largest banks are under investigation on suspicion of rigging the Brazilian currency, antitrust watchdog Cade said.

  • Foreign exchange trading in Brazil is estimated at about $3 trillion a year, excluding swaps and derivative transactions. The banks named in the Cade probe are Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Barclays Plc, Citigroup Inc, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank AG, HSBC Holdings Plc, JPMorgan Chase& Co, Morgan Stanley& Co, Nomura Holdings Inc,...

  • SAO PAULO, July 2- Brazil antitrust watchdog Cade opened on Thursday an investigation over alleged currency rigging by a group of 15 global banks, the first of its kind in one of the world's busiest foreign exchange markets. In a statement, Cade said the banks colluded to influence benchmark currency rates in Brazil by aligning positions and pushing...

  • TOKYO, June 30- General Electric Co said it would sell its European private equity financing business to a unit of Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp for about $2.2 billion as the U.S. conglomerate sheds financial assets amid a restructuring. This makes the deal attractive to the core banking unit of Japan's third largest bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial...

  • TOKYO, June 30- General Electric Co is close to selling its European private equity financing unit to Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp for more than $2 billion, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said, as the U.S. industrial conglomerate sheds its financial assets amid a restructuring. This makes the deal attractive to the core banking unit of...

  • China trumps West in global bank ratings Monday, 29 Jun 2015 | 9:25 AM ET
    White-collars walk to their lunch break in Pudong business district in Shanghai, China.

    Western banking giants are losing ground to China, as the world's second-biggest economy vies to establish its economic influence.

  • UPDATE 1-Banks' forex lawsuit settlements near $2 bln-WSJ Wednesday, 17 Jun 2015 | 11:58 AM ET

    HSBC Holdings Plc, Barclays Plc, BNP Paribas SA and Goldman Sachs Group Inc have recently signed agreements to settle the case, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. HSBC has agreed to pay $285 million and Barclays $375 million, the Journal reported. Other defendants include Citigroup Inc, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank AG, Morgan...

  • Barclays to refocus U.S. mortgage trading Wednesday, 17 Jun 2015 | 11:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK, June 17- Barclays Plc will no longer make markets for mortgage-backed bonds issued prior to the financial crisis as they have become less profitable under tighter British regulations on these securities, a bank spokesman said on Wednesday. Barclays will reallocate resources to other areas of its U.S. mortgage business with no traders expected to...

  • Banks' forex lawsuit settlements near $2 bln-WSJ Wednesday, 17 Jun 2015 | 9:07 AM ET

    HSBC Holdings Plc, Barclays Plc, BNP Paribas SA and Goldman Sachs Group Inc have recently signed agreements to settle the case, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. HSBC has agreed to pay $285 million and Barclays $375 million, the Journal said. HSBC, Barclays, BNP Paribas and Goldman Sachs could not be immediately reached for comment.

  • Europe closes slightly higher; Greece in focus Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

    European equities closed slightly higher on Thursday, as the IMF dashed hopes that a deal between Greece and its bailout supervisors was near.

  • RBS share sale: What's hiding in the woodshed? Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 6:10 AM ET
    RBS

    The UK government will put its Royal Bank of Scotland shares on the block over the next few years – but will investors want to buy into the stock?

  • The worst of China's slowdown may be over Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 3:12 AM ET

    A slew of China data offered some indication the worst of the mainland's economic slowdown may be over, although the recovery may disappoint.

  • George Osborne ready to sell off RBS at a loss Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    George Osborne aims to start selling the state's £32 billion stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a loss.