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PNC gets sued, LendingClub buys bank, regulators spar: Top stories of the week


Tech firm accuses PNC of stealing trade secrets; online lender LendingClub agrees to acquire Radius Bank; questions arise whether regulators are turning more partisan; and more from this week's most-read stories.


Wells may keep Parker; New role for mortgage modifications


Wells Fargo still having trouble finding permanent CEO; Some lenders are using the deals to keep their best customers.


Goldman hires two tech execs; Deutsche settles mortgage suit


The bank is adding senior tech executives from Amazon and Verizon as partners; bank allegedly inflated prices and overcharged investors for mortgage bonds.


Citi opens bank earnings season; SEC ponders authority over Libra


Investors eye how low rates, flat yield curve will affect bank profits; agency is determining if it has oversight power over Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency.


Fiserv hit with lawsuit from small Pennsylvania credit union


The tech company denied allegations from Bessemer System Federal Credit Union regarding security issues and other problems with Fiserv's services.


Goldman not yet talking 1MDB settlement; Standard Chartered plans buybacks


CEO Solomon says the bank has not yet begun discussions with DOJ about its role in the scandal; the $1 billion buyback would be its first in 20 years.


Banks battle fintechs over installment sales; Barclays deck cleared


Banks moving past traditional card lending to compete on POS; ; five board members plan to leave before the bank’s May meeting.


Case dismissed against Barclays trader; AML reports snare another bank


The decision shows how hard it is to prosecute an individual banker; reports say Nordea, the Nordic area’s largest bank, handled suspicious transactions.


U.S. may probe Swedbank; Bramson’s tougher road to board


The U.S. embassy wants to meet with Sweden’s financial regulator over AML concerns; revelation that he borrowed to buy Barclays shares doesn’t sit well with others.


Philadelphia says banks colluded; Goldman’s 1MDB legal woes ‘just beginning’?


City sues seven banks for alleged price fixing on floating-rate bonds; analyst says “the most negative revelations are yet to come” in the 1MDB scandal.