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Commodities Futures and Exchange Commission (CFTC) commissioner Bart Chilton is calling for an insurance fund to protect futures customers.
The Congressman responsible for writing many of the U.S. sanctions against Iran lashed out about London-based Standard Chartered’s business with the Islamic Republic and the negative reaction from Britain to the impact of U.S. sanctions on British banks.
Stocks staged a strong comeback from their lows Monday, with the Dow posting a triple-digit recovery, but all three major indexes still finished in the red amid fresh worries over the euro zone.
Stocks closed higher for a third-straight session in choppy trading Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May.
The London Whale Gone Rogue narrative laid out by JPMorgan Chase on Friday is already starting to unravel.
The state, which actually slid from third in 2011, still ranked high in several key categories, such as workforce, technology and transportation.
Telecommunications, the best performing sector in the first half of the year, surged on Monday to trade at levels unseen since June 2008. Although Verizon Communications and AT&T are the biggest players in the sector, they may not be the best bet for investors.
Flipboard CEO Mike McCue shot down rumors Monday that his company was for sale, but added he would "never say never to an acquisition," and also said that he sees his company and Twitter working closer together.
John Hofmeister, founder and CEO of the nonprofit Citizens for Affordable Energy and Shell Oil’s former U.S. CEO, tells CNBC that looming EU sanctions aimed at punishing Iran for continuing its nuclear program will be “a non-event.”
Although changes to money market funds since 2010 have made them more transparent and stable, SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro told CNBC that there are structural weaknesses still to be addressed.
Kicking off the annual conference in Chicago, Franklin Templeton's star fund manager Michael Hasenstab says active mutual funds can still outperform the market, despite suggestions otherwise.
Stocks lost steam in the final hour of trading to finish mixed Thursday, after the Federal Reserve announced new capital rules for financials and following Bernanke's comments that offered little hope for further central bank intervention.
Stocks rallied more than 1 percent across the board Tuesday to close near session highs, but the euro remained near its lowest level against the dollar since July 2010 amid renewed jitters over Spain.
Facebook set a record for volume on its first day of trading, but the stock otherwise failed to live up to all the hype.
The anarchic comedian and blogger who leads one of Italy's most rapidly-growing parties said Prime Minister Mario Monti is a mere "bankruptcy curator" who "needs to disappear."
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One of the art world's most iconic images, "The Scream" by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch, will be coming to auction at Sotheby's next week, and the price promises to be high, Simon Shaw told CNBC Friday.
Stocks finished higher Friday, with the Nasdaq posting its best weekly gain in almost three months, helped by a round of encouraging earnings, a better-than-expected consumer sentiment report and despite weak GDP report.
Stocks trimmed their losses but still ended in the red Monday, with the S&P 500 down almost 4 percent from its 2012 highs, weighed by political and economic worries in the euro zone.
Herera is a founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989. She is co-anchor of "Power Lunch."
Mathisen is a co-anchor on CNBC's "Power Lunch" and is also the Vice President for Strategic Editorial Initiatives at CNBC. Mathisen also co-anchors "Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC,"