Pier Carlo Padoan, Italian finance minister, speaks to CNBC about the recapitalization of the Italian banking sector.
A look at rising mortgage applications and pending home sales, with Quicken Loans CEO Bill Emerson.
ICBC will continue showing strength on the bad debt front, but the situation for the overall sector is set to worsen in H2, says Nomura's Sophie Jiang.
China's increasing levels of debt-to-GDP, especially by state-owned enterprises or corporates, could lead to a hard landing, says Swiss Re's Kurt Karl.
Greg Parsons, Semper Capital CEO, discusses the hunt for yield through mortgage-backed securities.
Expect Chinese banks' non-performing loans to see signs of stabilization this year, says DBS Vickers Hong Kong's Shujin Chen.
Chinese banks' net interest margins are down due to the low-rates environment, so they might have to raise more capital, says Creditsights' David Marshall.
SoFi COO Joanne Bradford weighs in on online lending, innovation and student loans.
Mortgage Choice CEO John Flavell says Australia's strong housing demand is being driven by population growth and more people wanting to own their own homes.
The PBOC needs to deal with the root of banks' bad debts and not just repackage the bad debt problem, says Macquarie Investment Mgmt's Sam Le Cornu.
Big banks are being eyed by activist investors; it could mean more changes to strategy.
OCBC Bank's Vasu Menon says the appointment of Urjit Patel as Reserve Bank of India governor isn't a reason to buy into India's markets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Daniel Pianko, University Ventures, discuss the student loan debt conundrum.
The company's shares were up 5.3 percent at $31.58 in premarket trading. Valeant, whose long-term debt stood at about $31 billion as of June 30, had asked lenders in March to amend its credit agreement to give it more time to file its financials. Congress and several U.S. government agencies also opened investigations and the company restated earnings earlier...
China has a "significant problem" from its gigantic debt load, and its reform options may worsen it, said the ex-chief of the IMF's China division.
Analysts at the firm say the country has made progress in recognizing and dealing with its debt problems.
The murky balance sheets of China's banks have long spurred fears of an impending crisis, but the clean-up may already be proceeding apace, UBS said.
Want some extra income in retirement? A reverse mortgage is one way to achieve that goal, but using one can open your estate up to serious risk. Sharon Epperson explains how to decide if this type of loan is right for you.
CNBC's Steve Liesman looks into the New York Fed household debt report.
Shanxi has moved to ease rising pressure on its largest coal miners by extending the maturity on up to $60 billion in loans, the FT reports.