stress tests

Deeper recession among Fed stress test scenarios for 2017


The Federal Reserve published the hypothetical stress scenarios it will use as part of the 2017 stress test cycle.


PNC works capital rules to expand stock buyback


PNC will add an extra $300 million to its stock buyback program, taking advantage of a little-known Fed rule.


Fed finalizes qualitative stress test changes


The Federal Reserve Board approved a proposal Monday designed to exempt most of the 33 banks subject to annual stress testing from the “qualitative” aspects of the test.


Another Oil Company, Cubic Energy, Files for Bankruptcy


Texas oil company Cubic Energy Inc. filed for chapter 11 protection with a prepackaged plan that would hand control to lenders. Read the Daily Bankruptcy Review article via The Wall Street Journal.