Watch CNBC’s Sustainable Future Forum Asia: Industry Response

[The stream is slated to start at 2 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Click on the stream above to watch to CNBC's Sustainable Future Forum. Wednesday's session from Asia focuses on the industry's response. It's time to talk targets and check the promises […]

Sunak to cut tax on banks to keep City competitive, say reports

Chancellor said to be planning to slash corporation tax surcharge from 8% to 3% from April 2023 Last modified on Wed 20 Oct 2021 07.03 EDT Rishi Sunak is preparing to announce a tax cut for Britain’s biggest banks at next week’s budget to maintain the competitiveness of the City of London after Brexit, according […]

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: UnitedHealth, Bank of America, Caterpillar and more

Here are the stocks making notable moves on Thursday. UnitedHealth – Shares of the health insurer popped more than 4% following a blowout earnings report. UnitedHealth posted an EPS of $4.52 in the third quarter, 11 cents above analysts' estimate, according to Refinitiv. Its revenue also came in above expectations, while the company raised its full-year […]

Market is about to see the strongest earnings season of year, history shows

Earnings may give stocks a major boost starting this week. Ally Invest's Lindsey Bell finds the third quarter is undeniably the most powerful earnings season for Wall Street. "We're starting to think about the end of the year into next year, and you start to hear corporate management teams talk about that," the firm's chief […]

Singapore files 105 new charges against founder of oil trader Hin Leong

Singapore's public prosecutor filed an additional 105 charges against Lim Oon Kuin, the founder of collapsed oil trading firm Hin Leong Trading, relating to $2.23 billion in fraudulent disbursements. Hin Leong, one of Asia's largest oil traders, was wound up in March after failing to restructure some $4 billion in debt following a crash in […]

FTC shuts down savings app Beam under tentative settlement

The FTC says it has permanently shut down mobile savings app Beam under a settlement that must be approved by a federal judge. Beam promised to pay interest as high as 7% on FDIC insured deposits with 24/7 access, but a CNBC investigation found many customers could not get their money out. The tentative settlement, […]