Pennsylvania says big banks fixed GSE bond prices


In the second lawsuit of its kind, more than a dozen of the world's largest banks are accused of price fixing on roughly $486 billion of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.


Financial firms could not cut ties to firearms clients under GOP bill


The bill by Sens. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., and John Kennedy, R-La., would block banks and credit unions with over $10 billion of assets from refusing service to "customers that may not share the same political values."


World's top banks increased fossil-fuel financing in 2018


U.S. banks accounted for nearly 40% of the financing worldwide to such firms, according to a report by Rainforest Action Network.


Citi mortgage discount program violated Fair Housing Act: OCC


The bank was fined $25 million for what the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said was an inability to provide the discounts to all who were eligible.


BB&T-SunTrust back story, Citi and JPM vs. fintechs, CECL trouble: Top stories of the week


BB&T-SunTrust deal came together with remarkable speed; Citi and Chase take on fintechs at their own game; CECL spells trouble for small banks, consumers; and more from this week’s most-read stories.


First Republic, Stearns Bank and CIBC: Bankers on the Move


A potential succession and a transfer of power in family leadership are among the key recent executive moves in banking.


Can Citi and Chase beat fintechs at their own game?


The upstart lenders have been chipping away at credit cards’ consumer-lending dominance by offering fixed-rate loans with predictable repayment plans. Now the card giants are fighting back.


Wells Fargo speculation, female-friendly fintechs and Most Powerful Women on the move


Is it realistic to think Wells Fargo might get a new female CEO? How one fintech makes women feel welcome, and how another fosters innovation. Plus some of our Most Powerful Women make big moves – two retire, one jumps from BNY Mellon to Amex, one exits a board and another joins one.


Dimon's Square envy, simplified bank switch, still more BB&T-SunTrust: Top stories of the week


JPMorgan's Dimon: Square innovated where we should have; this company simplifies bank switching (and banks pay for it); BB&T-SunTrust deal has Atlanta banks licking their chops; and more from this week's most-read stories.


With Citi's $47 fee sparking rage, Mexican banks brace for reaction


Tatiana Clouthier, one of the most powerful lawmakers Mexico, is backing a campaign that's spread jitters through financial markets: make the banks charge less.