A poll released this week by the Progressive Change Institute showed 58 percent of Americans support breaking up big banks like Citigroup.
Since the financial crisis, banks have paid out more in fines and settlements than it cost to put a man on the moon.
A look at investor risk tolerance and how Fed policy continues to steer investors toward riskier assets.
Ben Bernanke, in his last public remarks as Fed chairman, defended quantitative easing and brushed aside concerns about inflation and capital losses.
CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton says the Volcker Rule was needed to stop risky trades.
Federal regulators have given final approval to the Volcker Rule, intended to reduce risky activity by banks.
Former Fed Chair Alan Greenspan says he made mistakes but wouldn’t have done anything differently.
Corporate profits soar while household incomes drop. Who, exactly, is recovering from the financial crisis?
The nation’s economy is still at risk from banks that are so large, they cannot be allowed to fail.
Five years after the economy collapsed, the president gave a speech on all the work still ahead.