Jun 20, 2012 The U.S. and Europe are focused on diplomacy and sanctions to stem violence in Syria -- and perhaps force the current regime from power. One problem is Russia's alleged supply of arms to the government there. But Western diplomats have discovered a vulnerability: every weapons-carrying ship has to carry insurance.
Jun 12, 2012 While most experts are still calling a return to the drachma for Greece unlikely, private companies are scenario planning just in case.
Jun 1, 2012 A bank run occurs when customers run down to the bank and demand their money back. So, why can't the bank just return the cash? Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains using a human heart analogy.
Heidi N. Moore
May 11, 2012 New York bureau chief Heidi Moore discusses why JPMorgan's $2 billion blunder is affecting markets worldwide and how big a $2 billion loss really is.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 10, 2012 How significant is this green light from the Federal Reserve and should U.S. banks worry?
May 10, 2012 On what were essentially bad and risky bets made by the bank. Still, CEO Jamie Dimon tried to play down the situation in today's conference call.
May 9, 2012 A change to the Diagnostic Statistical Manual changes how autism is diagnosed. A lot of money in social services is at stake.
Apr 27, 2012 They are already in North Dakota and Chicago. Now there's a move to get more state and local governments to use them instead of big private banks.
Apr 26, 2012 Seventeen banks have failed so far this year, but their customers can rest easy -- thanks to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, as Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains.