By Alan Pyke on December 5, 2013
A new audit of the National Mortgage Settlement shows little progress at curbing industry abuses from the largest banks.
By Alan Pyke on December 3, 2013
The number of banks fell to a record low in September, underscoring the continuing risks the industry poses to the rest of the economy.
By Alan Pyke on December 2, 2013
Even if a big new projection for banks' legal bills proves accurate, Wall Street will still have made more in profits.
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By Alan Pyke on November 27, 2013
JP Morgan's stock has climbed so high since the deal was announced that the gain is about equal with the penalty.
By Emily Atkin on November 25, 2013
A prominent protestor faces one year in jail after staging a protest at JPMorgan Chase -- the biggest underwriter of the global coal industry.
By Alan Pyke on November 25, 2013
JP Morgan's general counsel thinks Wall Street fines are too big and government shouldn't spend so much time and energy overseeing the industry.
By Alan Pyke on November 21, 2013
One of the country's largest payday lenders will pay a $5 million fine and $14 million in restitution to borrowers.
By Alan Pyke on November 20, 2013
Thanks to tax deductions and consumer relief provisions, JP Morgan's deal with the government won't hurt as much as you might think.
By Alan Pyke on November 15, 2013
Moody's indicated that big banks have become less safe investments because bailouts are becoming a thing of the past.
By Alan Pyke on November 12, 2013
The Dodd-Frank act still hasn't done enough to rein in excessive pay that led executives to make risky decisions.