The first Swiss banks have signaled their readiness to work with U.S. officials in a crackdown on wealthy Americans evading taxes.» Read More
As Congress squabbles, Wall Street will be eyeing a few reports on the consumer Thursday to see if economic jitters are justified.
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Speculation that the Fed may start reducing asset purchases in October is not denting optimism amongst precious metal bulls.
The market for initial public offerings is "starting to catch fire again," against the back-drop of the planned Twitter IPO, Art Cashin said.
The man behind Beanie Babies will plead guilty to tax evasion and pay $53 million in fines, according to a report in Crain's Chicago Business.
Big spending cuts by the Pentagon may not be enough to meet the reductions mandated by the sequestration.
Two key questions dominate Twitter's initial public offering: where will it list, and how much will it float?
UBS is about half way through its planned 10,000 job cuts, said Sergio Ermotti, chief executive officer of Switzerland's biggest bank.
Sergio Ermotti, Group CEO at UBS talks about the bank's shift towards investment management after the global financial crisis. He shares his thoughts on the world economy and global capital flows.
Banks are pulling back balance sheets, with more risk being driven to lenders that comprise the "shadow-banking" sector.
Five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, banks are pulling back their balance sheets from the fringes of the credit markets, with more risk being driven to unregulated lenders in the "shadow-banking" sector.
Financial markets can handle higher yields as long as they're for the "right reasons," Drew Matus, senior U.S. economist and managing director at UBS, told CNBC.
Karen Olney, head of European thematic strategy at UBS, tells CNBC that the U.S. is 20 percent above its '07 peak and Europe is 25 percent below its '07 peak which is an unprecedented gap.
Verizon is near a $130 billion deal to buy out the stake in Verizon Wireless it doesn't already own, sources said.
A tax deal reached between Switzerland and the U.S. on Thursday effectively puts an end to the status of the small Alpine country as a tax haven for wealthy Americans.
A day after trading on the Nasdaq was halted for three hours, analysts say the stock exchange's credibility is likely to bear the brunt of the fall-out.
The dollar rose for a second straight session on Thursday, tracking gains in U.S. Treasury yields, as the Federal Reserve's minutes of its July meeting cemented market expectations for tapering in September.
Simon Smiles, CIO for UHNW at UBS Wealth Management, tells CNBC that the slump in Australia's cricket team is emblematic of the country's economic challenges.
News that high-profile investors are dramatically exiting positions in gold is a positive for bullion as it implies that the worst of institutional selling could be over.
The seismic shift to higher interest rates is likely to keep rippling through the market as investors assess whether the economy can handle a tighter Fed.