Italy’s former Prime Minister, Enrico Letta says we can trust Italy’s financial system when it comes to handling non-performing loans.» Read More
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at the markets including how European banks and U.S. regional banks are pulling on markets, materials companies looking at dividend cuts, and the increase in buybacks by major companies.
CNBC takes a look at what measures the euro zone has in place to stop banking systems in its 19 member countries going to the wall.
It's been a rough start to the year for financials, but some analysts remain optimistic on the sector.
Feb 9- Standard and Poor's Ratings Services has cut its credit ratings by one notch on four U.S. regional banks with large energy portfolios, citing a deterioration in the banks' asset quality over the past year. The regional U.S. banks are expected to have a rise in loan losses over the next two years, even if energy prices rebound modestly from current levels, the...
Paul Miller, FBR Capital, weighs in on regional banks, and how their exposure to the energy sector worries investors.
Erin Davis, Morningstar; Chris Wheeler, Atlantic Equities; give their perspective on international and U.S. banks.
Swedish bank Swedbank said on Tuesday Chief Executive Michael Wolf was stepping down with immediate effect.
Are global markets entering a second stage of the financial crisis, considering the recent volatility in the banking sector? Swedbank’s acting CEO, Birgitte Bonnesen weighs in.
Michael Wolf has stepped down as Swedbank’s chief executive. Swedbank’s acting CEO, Birgitte Bonnesen discusses the latest developments in the bank.
Despite missing profit expectations, Handelsbanken’s CEO explains why he remains positive on the company’s results.
Banor Capital's Francesco Castelli, discusses how European banks can solve the non-performing loans (NPLs) problem.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO weighs in on Italy’s political environment, while revealing his thoughts on whether Europe needs more QE.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO, reveals what qualities are required to become a successful chief executive in an organization.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO discusses the fear factor surrounding non-performing loans (NPLs) in recent weeks.
Intesa Sanpaolo CEO explains why the firm decided to increase its dividend, despite volatile market conditions.
NEW YORK— Richard Davis, the chief executive of regional banking giant U.S. Bank, took his job at a terrible time: late 2006, just months before the housing bubble began to pop, which quickly led to the financial crisis and the Great Recession. While U.S. Bank weathered the financial crisis better than most large banks and even remained profitable, the aftermath of...
It's a "hand in glove" fit," says Stephen Steinour, Huntington Bancshares CEO, discussing the benefits of combining the two midsize Ohio-based banks and what it means to the regional banking space.
Banks are raising red flags about energy loans on their books, but they may be unable to bring down the hammer on drillers.
Headwinds of low rates, low margins, appear to be abating
Regional banks get slammed by the collapse in the oil market. Dick Bove, Rafferty Capital, weighs in on what he predicts moving forward.