Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders smiles as he waves to the crowd at his 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary victory rally in Concord, New Hampshire February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

It is a measure of the radical mood of America that virtually every presidential candidate who has so far come to the fore present themselves as an op(...)

Bear market looms as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks adds to doubts about the strength of the global  economy.  Photograph: Frank Rumpenhorst/EPA

Global stocks are on the precipice of a bear market as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks added to doubts ab(...)

Britain’s financial watchdog has fined a former senior official at JPMorgan bank £793,000 (€1 million) for failing to be “open and co-operative” over (...)

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(...)