• Dalian Wanda prepares for the end of urbanization Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:21 AM ET
    China Construction of America has successfully bid for state-level and municipal projects in the United  States, such as the $407 million Alexander Hamilton Bridge rehabilitation, seen here.

    Owner of Dalian Wanda says China's era of rapid urbanization will end within a decade, so he is looking to shift toward tourism and entertainment.

  • Five thousand rouble notes.

    The U.S. dollar slipped against major currencies on Tuesday on expectations that the Federal Reserve would take a cautious tone.

  • JPMorgan continues run as top investment bank Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 7:48 AM ET
    JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York.

    JPMorgan retained its crown as the top performing investment bank in the first nine months of the year, with revenue of $17.1 billion year-to-date.

  • Beijing measures mobilize new stock investors Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    Chinese brokers have seen a surge of new stock investors and a dramatic spike in turnover on soaring local bourses, in response to government policy measures.

  • Nov 26- Bank Leumi Le Israel BM is close to a $400 million settlement with U.S. authorities following a probe into whether it helped Americans evade taxes, Bloomberg News reported, citing a person with knowledge of the matter. Israel's second-largest lender would pay about $270 million to the Justice Department and $130 million to New York's Department of...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 19- The U.S. Department of Justice collected a record $24.7 billion in penalties from fraud and other cases in fiscal year 2014, the agency said on Wednesday, as fines against banks for financial misconduct soared. Collections in 2014 were boosted by multi-billion dollar payouts from JPMorgan Chase& Co and Citigroup Inc to resolve claims they...

  • Nov 18- A Swiss banker charged in the United States last year with helping wealthy Americans avoid taxes said in a court filing on Tuesday that he wanted to fight the charges and asked a federal judge to consider his application for bail before he traveled to the United States. Stefan Buck, who remains in Switzerland and was head of private banking at Zurich- based...

  • Nov 18- Wells Fargo& Co has agreed to pay $7.4 million to settle a class action claim that it unlawfully made brokers who left the firm forfeit bonuses that were deferred as part of their retirement plans, court documents show. The brokers, who said they had earned the bonuses by meeting performance goals set by Wells, alleged the forfeiture requirement violated...

  • Early Movers: BHI, HAL, TSN, AGN, GM, MAR & more Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:14 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • LONDON, Nov 17- An international settlement over allegations of manipulation in the foreign exchange market shows reform of Britain's banking system is still badly needed and must not be diluted, a group of British lawmakers said on Monday. Regulators last week imposed fines totalling $4.3 billion on HSBC Holdings Plc, Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc,...

  • UBS looking to take back bonuses from forex traders Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 6:26 PM ET

    Nov 14- UBS AG, among the six banks fined this week for their role in the global foreign exchange scandal, is looking at clawing back bonuses from its traders. HSBC Holdings Plc, Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, JPMorgan Chase& Co and Citigroup Inc are the other banks looking to take back bonuses, according to the FT report. JPMorgan declined to comment on the FT report,...

  • Morgan Lewis announced on Friday that its partners voted to accept 227 partners from Bingham, which has about 300 overall. The announcement came days after Bingham partners voted to approve the deal. A Morgan Lewis spokeswoman declined to comment on the terms of the deal, and a Bingham spokeswoman did not immediately return a call for comment.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 13- A former vice president at Swiss private bank Rahn& Bodmer was indicted on Thursday in the United States on charges of conspiring to help Americans to evade taxes by using secret accounts. Martin Dunki, who retired from the bank in 2012, was charged with one count of conspiracy in an indictment filed in New York federal court. The bank was not named in...

  • M&A banker? Here’s where you’ll get the top salary Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 9:23 AM ET

    Aspiring M&A bankers hoping to bank the bucks should angle for a job at Credit Suisse or Deutsche Bank, according to a salary benchmarking site.

  • Will retail therapy damp Singapore’s growth? Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 9:27 PM ET

    Singapore's economy has managed slow-and-steady growth despite a mediocre global view, but high household debt may come back to haunt the city-state.

  • Bank scandal sparks CFTC outrage, aggression Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 5:35 PM ET
    Timothy Massad

    In the wake of a massive settlement, CFTC chief Timothy Massad tells CNBC areas of bank industry need increased oversight. Get the details.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- The Dow and S&P 500 dipped in late Wednesday afternoon trading, pausing after a series of record highs in the Dow and S&P 500, as financial shares lost ground after global regulators fined five major banks. The banks, including UBS AG, HSBC Holdings Plc and Citigroup Inc, were fined $3.4 billion for failing to stop their traders from trying to...

  • Next for banks: Layoffs, chat smackdown, more regs Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    For banks at the center of the recent foreign exchange investigation, paying the $3.4 billion in fines might be the easy part.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St near flat; banks, energy shares slip Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    The banks, including UBS AG, HSBC Holdings Plc and Citigroup Inc, were fined $3.4 billion for failing to stop their traders from trying to manipulate the foreign exchange market. Citigroup, which will pay $1.02 billion to settle the probe, dipped 0.8 percent, while JPMorgan Chase, which is also facing a penalty, fell 1.5 percent and was among the biggest drags on the...

  • Treasurys mostly flat after 10-year note auction Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    U.S. Treasurys gained on Wednesday morning, with longer-dated notes rising faster than shorter ones.