A specialist trader looks at his screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Bloodied bank stocks 2016 is shaping up to be a difficult year for investors in bank stocks. Credit Suisse shares plunged to a 24-year low last week (...)

David Cameron addresses  attendees  in Davos Photograph: Reuters

Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are making large donations to the campaign to keep Britain inside the European Union, sources said, highlighting the concer(...)

The New York Stock Exchange. The rise in US interest rates ended years of concern over the threat a mismanaged US monetary tightening policy cycle could have. Photograph: Bloomberg

Global markets have embraced the end of the zero interest rate policy era in the US, sending international stocks higher and quelling fears that inves(...)

Banking behemoths led by HSBC and JPMorgan Chase now know the cost they’ll have to shoulder so the global financial system doesn’t have another Lehman moment. (Photograph: Jeremy Bales/Bloomberg)

Banking behemoths led by HSBC and JPMorgan Chase now know the cost they’ll have to shoulder so the global financial system doesn’t have another Lehma(...)

  James   Staley, in his role as boss of investment banking at JP Morgan. Photograph: Getty Images

Barclays said it will pay incoming chief executive James “Jes” Staley up to £8.24 million a year after appointing the former JPMorgan investment bank (...)

Citi’s Irish headquarters in Dublin’s Docklands Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Citigroup, the third biggest US bank by assets and an employer of thousands in Ireland, reported a 51 per cent jump in quarterly profit as lower costs(...)

 The results are the latest example of pressure mounting on Wall Street banks. Photograph: Reuters

Goldman Sachs Group’s profit plunged for the second quarter in a row as bond trading revenue fell by a third amid market turmoil stemming from concern(...)

The lender, kicking off third-quarter results for big US banks, managed a 22 per cent rise in net income but this was mainly due to a tax benefit and lower spending on employee pay

JPMorgan Chase, the biggest US bank by assets, reported a 6.4 per cent decline in revenue and profit declines in three of its four main businesses, un(...)

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen: her remarks that global weakness would not be significant enough to stop a rates rise this year removed some of the  markets   uncertainty. Photograph: Brendan Smialowsk/AFP/Getty Images

Markets surged higher on Friday after US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said she expected the Fed to start raising rates by the end of the year.(...)

Citigroup is sounding the alarm bells for the world economy.

Citigroup is sounding the alarm bells for the world economy. In an analysis the New York- based bank’s chief economist, Willem Buiter, said there is a(...)