Financial Services

GOP's regulatory fight goes to another level over car loans

Apr 18, 2018

The Republican-led Congress is poised to undo guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure minority car buyers aren't charged higher interest rates.

Judge: Convicted swindler won't have to pay restitution

Apr 18, 2018

A judge has ruled that a former Connecticut insurance broker convicted of swindling millions of dollars from several elderly clients won't have to repay the money as originally ordered

Morgan Stanley posts record 1Q profit, helped by trading

Apr 18, 2018

Investment bank Morgan Stanley posts record profit in the first quarter, helped by a lower tax bill and a boost in revenue from last quarter's volatile markets.

IMF: A major trade rift could imperil solid global economy

Apr 17, 2018

IMF, on eve of meetings, foresees bright outlook for US and global economies this year

Correction: Spring Storm-Stranded Vacationers story

Apr 17, 2018

Correction: Spring Storm-Stranded Vacationers story

UnitedHealth hikes 2018 forecast, books another big 1Q gain

Apr 17, 2018

UnitedHealth chased a 35 percent profit hike in last year's first quarter with a 30 percent jump in the first three months of 2018, as the nation's largest health insurer added more than 2 million customers and improved its business outside insurance.

IMF: Outlook is bright for US and global economies this year

Apr 17, 2018

IMF, on eve of meetings, foresees bright outlook for US and global economies this year

Bank of America 1Q profits rise to record $6.9 billion

Apr 16, 2018

Bank of America's first quarter profits jumps by 30 percent from a year earlier, as the company benefited greatly from the new tax law as well as higher interest rates

3 US banks post higher profits with huge assist from tax law

Apr 13, 2018

JPMorgan Chase records its highest quarterly profit in its history, and Citigroup and Wells Fargo also benefit from lower corporate tax rates.

Markets Right Now: Stocks close lower, weighed down by banks

Apr 13, 2018

A sharp drop in bank stocks overshadowed gains elsewhere on Wall Street.

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