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The Fed is "reviewing" a landmark 2003 decision that first allowed regulated banks to trade in physical commodity markets, a move that may send new shockwaves through Wall Street.
Apache Corp. says it has agreed to sell its Gulf of Mexico shelf assets for $3.75 billion to private equity firm Riverstone Holdings.
As Wall Street’s sway in Washington appears to be eroding, big banks’ strong earnings could undercut their argument against new capital requirements.
That shot across the bow you saw fired during the Delivering Alpha conference came from government authorities and was aimed straight at Wall Street.
Equity sales, underwriting and wealth management helped power Morgan Stanley to a 42 percent jump in second-quarter profit, the firm announced on Thursday.
JPMorgan Chase wants to settle accusations by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that it gleaned profits from power plants via “manipulative schemes.”
When tapering does start, it will be done gradually to mitigate a paralyzing rise in interest rates, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said.
Bank of America earnings likely signal a turning point for the country's second-largest bank, and the company may be best in breed, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Bank of America, the second-biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a better-than-expected 70 percent jump in second-quarter profit, helped partly by lower operating expenses.
Goldman Sachs said its quarterly profit doubled thanks to strong trading revenue, but the news left at least one trader unimpressed. Here's why.
The Fed's Ben Bernanke is unlikely to say anything disruptive during his testimony before Congress on Wednesday, which could mark his last as chairman.
Wall Street's blowout quarter for big-bank earnings comes in the shadow of a daunting specter—An onslaught of potential Washington regulation that could put a major dent in profits.
Goldman Sachs Group quarterly profit doubled as the bank made more money trading bonds before an interest-rate spike hit markets in June.
A study on ethical conduct surveyed 250 industry insiders, a quarter of whom said they would engage in insider trading to make $10 million if there were no repercussions.
Earnings are flowing in the financials, and traders are looking for more upside in JPMorgan Chase.
As the stock market advanced near all-time highs on Monday, professional traders said it's the strength in the financial sector that could send stocks even higher.
These two stocks have been underloved by the market for too long, and now shorts will have to rethink their position, said Jim Cramer.
Citigroup reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Monday.
Ford, Amazon, Subway, the History Channel, Lowe's and V8 are the "buzziest" brands in the United States, according to the latest bi-annual list from YouGov's BrandIndex.
This is the first big week of second-quarter earnings, and it is sure to bring both joy and misery to Wall Street.