The 2008 bailouts set the stage for an era of widening income inequality, eroded trust in government institutions and a deeply polarized political environment.
A new report about markets says cybersecurity presents the most important near-term threat to financial stability.
A decade later, the three officials who helped pull the U.S. out of the financial crisis now struggle with the choices they made, particularly considering that the public still sees the moves as a bailout for Wall Street.
The 2008 financial crisis revealed just how vulnerable the U.S. "economic machine" is to any one part failing, according to the billionaire investor.
Romney has been quietly receiving the financial backing of some of the most powerful names and donors in Republican circles, such as Henry Paulson, George W. Bush and Daniel Loeb.
The bill to rewrite Dodd-Frank is "mostly" reasonable and contains many "positive elements," says former congressman Barney Frank.
Under a new carbon tax plan proposed by conservatives, a family of four would receive $2,000 in the first year from taxes on fossil fuels.
David Nason, a former Treasury Department official, is the front runner to become the Federal Reserve's top Wall Street regulator.
Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump's pick for secretary of State, boasts investments in Chinese and Russian firms among his almost $500 million in total assets.
Analysts and politicians have denounced a law that they say offers a tax shelter for rich government appointees. But that’s not how the rule works.
He never ran a large organization or showed himself to be an accomplished economist. But he is very much a part of the firmament of the finance world.
German officials could be about to find themselves in an uncomfortable position: Being called on to rescue a bank.
Republican former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson tells CNBC that Hillary Clinton has the "temperament" to find middle ground on the big issues.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson explains why he is supporting Hillary Clinton in her presidential bid.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, shares his thoughts on trade relations.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, weighs in on central bank policies, and low rates.
A small but growing number of Republican business leaders have crossed party lines to support Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.
Donald J. Trump and Gov. Mike Pence are on the record as having very different attitudes on recent fiscal policy.
Business leader and ex-Bill Clinton advisor Glenn Hutchins says the U.S. needs to avoid at all costs self-inflicted "chaos and uncertainty."
Donald Trump can control his own destiny in his race against Hillary Clinton, says former GOP presidential candidate Steve Forbes.