With 20 percent of the S&P 500 reporting so far, CNBC took a look at what words top executives are using (over and over) to talk about their numbers.
Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, has a message for the many critics of the bank and the entire industry: Back off.
BNP Paribas traders tried to influence the bank’s submissions on Australia’s bank-bill swap rate, the local equivalent of the London interbank offered rate, the securities regulator said.
After more than 20 years in the financial-services rat race, banker Michael Reichstein packed it in and turned to horse racing for a living.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced sanctions against a California-based investment adviser for concealing investor losses that resulted from a coding error and engaging in cross trading that favoured some clients over others.
Bank of Montreal and F&C Asset Management have announced that an agreement has been reached on the terms of a recommended cash acquisition by which the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of F&C will be acquired by BMO Global Asset Management (Europe) Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank of Montreal.
The Royal Bank of Scotland is fast becoming the British Leyland of our age.
With discussion at last week's World Economic Forum in Davos centering on the issue of inequality, echoing President Barack Obama's increased focus on the subject, it seems that the world's rich are starting to take criticism personally - and overreacting in the process.
Two executives of a bitcoin exchange have been arrested on charges of selling bitcoins to be used to buy and sell illegal drugs anonymously, according to a statement from the Manhattan U.S. attorney's office.
Royal Bank of Scotland is on track to report up to £8bn in losses for 2013 after taking a fresh hit for conduct and mis-selling issues, forcing its top management to refuse any bonuses for the year.
Up to 1,000 job losses are expected to be announced at Lloyds Banking Group in the latest attempt by the bailed-out bank to cut costs and bolster profitability.
Banking is reaching an “Uber moment” in which technological advances will lead to hundreds of branch closures and a possible halving of the number of staff employed in the sector, the former chief executive of Barclays has warned.
HSBC is attempting to address the lack of gender equality at the top of its operations by setting a target for equal numbers of women and men in senior roles in its UK arm.