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  • WASHINGTON, Jan 13- MetLife Inc said it plans to sue U.S. regulators on Tuesday over a decision to subject the insurer to tougher oversight because it harbors enough risk to endanger the financial system in a crisis. "FSOC's designation of MetLife is premature," MetLife Chief Executive Officer Steve Kandarian said in a statement. "It is completely appropriate for...

  • Fund with woman’s touch beating market Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 7:23 AM ET
    CEO of PepsiCo Indra Nooyi speaks at the official opening of a PepsiCo bottling plant in Domodedovo, near Moscow, on July 8, 2009.

    Having more females in higher positions could help a company's stock, if the initial performance of Barclay's Women in Leadership ETN is any guide.

  • Midday movers: Apple, Ford Motor, Yahoo & more Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 1:28 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Strategists’ stock picks for 2015’s economy Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 8:29 AM ET
    A Gulfstream G280 jet, by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., a unit of General Dynamics.

    With low oil and other conditions in mind, several analysts and major research firms recommend these two sectors for 2015.

  • These are your favorite stocks right now: TD Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 12:30 PM ET

    Retail investors stayed bullish on stocks heading into the new year, and picked these names as their favorites.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 23- A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday threw out most of the claims in an investor lawsuit against Bank of New York Mellon Corp as trustee for subpar mortgage-backed securities involved in an $8.5 billion settlement by Bank of America Corp.. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York said Bank of New York Mellon did not have to face claims stemming...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 18- U.S. regulators have declared insurer MetLife Inc so big that its failure could destabilize financial markets, a designation that brings extra regulation. MetLife said in a statement on Thursday announcing the designation that it was disappointed by the decision, made by the U.S. Financial Stability Oversight Council, and was considering...

  • Lightning Round: I want this to go lower Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 7:26 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Cramer Remix: What I'm waiting to see in oil Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 7:05 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Only then will "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer expect the recent ridiculous action to subside.

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    Berkshire Hathaway's specialist commercial insurance arm has secured its first permit to operate outside the U.S. The Financial Times reports.

  • Asia's slow financial reforms put taxpayers at risk Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 7:32 PM ET
    An investor watches the electronic board at a stock exchange hall in Huaibei, China.

    Asia's financial regulators are slow to implement measures to protect taxpayers from big bank failures, leaving governments on the hook for bail-outs.

  • Nov 25- The U.S. Justice Department is investigating allegations that an employee of HSBC Holdings Plc leaked confidential client information to a major hedge fund, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. The alleged leak is believed to have taken place in March 2010, when HSBC was advising British insurer Prudential Plc on...

  • Cramer Remix: This industry isn't dead yet! Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    A big positive sign in this once left-for-dead sector has turned Cramer's attention to a handful of stocks that could go higher.

  • Cramer: Check your attitude at the door, Dan Loeb Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:22 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb

    Jim Cramer is disgusted with the tactics taken by this hedge fund activist.

  • Testimony to end, but AIG case far from over Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    AIG headquarters in New York City.

    The last witness in an eight-week trial is expected to be called Friday, but a verdict is still months away.

  • Third Point steps up pressure on Dow Chemical Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 7:29 PM ET

    Hedge fund Third Point is considering launching a proxy contest at Dow Chemical after negotiations over board seats broke down on Thursday.

  • BOSTON, Nov 13- Hedge fund Third Point is considering launching a proxy contest at Dow Chemical Co after negotiations over board seats with the largest U.S. chemical company broke down on Thursday, two sources familiar with the talks said. Third Point, one of Dow's biggest investors with a 2 percent stake, had been talking to the company for months and was told last...

  • EU's Juncker reacts in Luxembourg tax storm Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 1:41 AM ET

    The new European Commission president took political responsibility on Wednesday for Luxembourg's role in helping global companies avoid tax and Germany urged swift action to fight tax evasion in Europe.

  • Ben Bernanke is a really funny guy. Seriously Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 11:55 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    Even guys who had to bear the weight of the world on their shoulders can laugh a little, too.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 5- The U.S. Wednesday's rule applies to banks and to large financial firms who are designated as "systemic" by the Financial Stability Oversight Council, a federal government panel of regulators that polices for emerging market threats. The FSOC has already designated General Electric Co's GE Capital, American International Group Inc and...