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  • Wall Street's 'Hedgehunter' Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 8:43 AM ET
    Wall Street's 'Hedgehunter'

    Ilana Weinstein, Founder & CEO of IDW Group, discusses bonuses and compensation at Wall Street's top investment banking firms and who's hiring at hedge funds.

  • Mortgage rates

    More than five years after the housing market collapsed, the U.S. government's newly created consumer watchdog said Thursday it will force banks to verify a borrower's ability to repay loans to ward off the kind of loose lending that helped push the U.S. economy into recession.

  • JPMorgan's Staley Joins BlueMountan Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 11:03 AM ET
    JPMorgan's Staley Joins BlueMountan

    In an exclusive interview, CNBC's Kate Kelly talks with Jes Staley, BlueMountain managing partner, and Andrew Feldstein, BlueMountain CEO, about Staley's role at his new company.

  • M&A Boom on the Way? Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 12:41 PM ET
    M&A Boom on the Way?

    Why an M&A boom is necessary for the bull market, with Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance. The FMHR traders, weigh in.

  • Dodd-Frank May Ignite Battle for Derivatives Trading Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    Major brokers are readying themselves for battle over millions of dollars in swaps trading revenues this year, when the market opens up to stock exchanges.

  • Major Borrowers to Reduce Bank Deposits: Fed Survey Thursday, 27 Dec 2012 | 3:56 PM ET

    Wall Street dealers expect hedge funds, insurance companies and other borrowers to pull some cash from commercial banks when a deposit insurance program expires at the end of the year, the Fed said.

  • Do Lawmakers Have 'Hail Mary' Cliff Plan? Thursday, 27 Dec 2012 | 7:07 AM ET
    Do Lawmakers Have 'Hail Mary' Cliff Plan?

    "Most politician in Washington have figured out that it is going to be easier to reduce taxes than to raise taxes," said John Kanas, BankUnited president & CEO, weighing in on the future of "fiscal cliff" negotiations.

  • The Worst Fees Charged by Big Banks

    Already struggling at home with weak revenues and tough new capital and leverage requirements, investment banks are now also facing a slump in their once most promising business - emerging markets.

  • Banking Reforms Positive for Custodian Banks? Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 7:30 PM ET
    Banking Reforms Positive For Custodian Banks?

    Nick Wright, Senior Vice President & Head of South & Southeast Asia, State Street discusses the firm's Asian expansion, saying banking reforms have positive implications for custodian banks like State Street.

  • Geithner Was Told of Libor Fears in 2008 Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012 | 1:47 AM ET
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York was warned as early as mid-2008 that banks may have been misreporting their Libor borrowing rate to aid their own trading positions, much earlier than previously known.

  • Why India Struggles to Deliver Its Growth Potential

    The Indian parliament cleared a path for more foreign investment in the banking sector by approving a bill to increase shareholders' voting rights.

  • Switzerland Waters Down Tax Evasion Crackdown Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 4:18 PM ET

    The Swiss government watered-down a plan to try to clean up the country's image as a haven for untaxed assets.

  • Businesses, Not Consumers, Feel 'Cliff' Drag: Moynihan Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 10:56 AM ET

    The looming "fiscal cliff" is a bigger problem for business than consumers, Bank of America CEO's told CNBC Friday.

  • UBS Faces $1 Billion Fine for Libor Rigging: Source Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 4:46 PM ET
    UBS to Cut Up to 10,000 Jobs

    Swiss bank UBS faces a combined fine of about $1 billion, a person familiar with the situation said on Thursday.

  • Two Money Printing Winners & Losers Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 12:42 PM ET
    Citigroup Headquarters in Long Island City, New York.

    After the U.S. Fed announcement, the KBW Bank Index closed higher. on the winners and losers.

  • Blankfein: White House Marketing Their Position Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 11:00 AM ET
    Blankfein: White House Marketing Their Position

    "For this deal to get done, you're going to have a coalition of moderates from both parties; the extreme of both parties are not going to throw in with this," said Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein, discussing how a deal will likely be worked out on the "fiscal cliff."

  • Dimon: 'Irrational and Irresponsible to Go Off Cliff' Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 8:40 AM ET
    Dimon: 'Irrational and Irresponsible to Go Off Cliff'

    "We are one decision away from restoring our fiscal and moral authority around the world, let's just do it," said James Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase, talking about finding a solution to the nation's "fiscal cliff" problem, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.

  • earns wells fargo--1194485018_v2.jpg

    U.S. securities regulators charged a Wells Fargo investment banker and nine others with fraud on suspicions of an insider-trading ring that earned more than $11 million by trading on tips about impending mergers.

  • Citi's Massive Layoffs Sends Stock Soaring Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 11:36 AM ET
    Citi's Massive Layoffs Sends Stock Soaring

    How will cutting 11,000 jobs impact Citigroup's bottom line? David Trone, JMP Securities, weighs in.

  • Structural Changes on Wall Street Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 10:35 AM ET
    Structural Changes on Wall Street

    Ken Moelis, Moelis & Company founder and CEO, weighs in on how Wall Street trends may be changing.