Wall Street: SmartBrief Originals

Stress tests prove to be not so stressful, George Clooney toasts to a cool $1 billion, and green bonds feel some growing pains

Travis Kalanick
Travis Kalanick

Fun with stress tests, Uber alles, Qatar pivots, and SIFMA and FSI cry foul on FINRA

Barclays
Barclays

Another boo-boo at Barclays, a boon for custody banks, the ongoing public pension debacle, and Bowen bolts from the CFTC,

Kansas Jayhawk mascot
Kansas Jayhawk mascot

Skin in the game set to get burned, Kansas tax plan woes, parking oil offshore and Barclays is on pins and needles.

Janet Yellen
Janet Yellen

Defining and dissecting a "bunny" market, Pershing launches no-transaction-fee ETF platform, OFR in the crosshairs and JPMorgan has a daddy problem

Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo

Gorman weighs in on Dodd-Frank, JPMorgan shows some character, Bill Gross sounds alarm for global markets, the tax man cometh for Ronaldo and the Qataris ponder the hotel biz.

Arthur Laffer
Arthur Laffer

The laughable tax theory of Kansas is about to go national, Liquidity requirements still have doubters, and Goldman Sachs weigh fintech in Brazil

General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt
General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt

America's anti-motherhood policies, Reforming OTC derivatives, Pain at one bank in Spain, and GE is not all-in on America First

Barclays Chairman John McFarlane
Barclays Chairman John McFarlane

The poetry and prose of Jes Staley, AIG hopes the fourth time is the charm, Goldman Sachs wants everyone into the dark pool, and get ready for laptop lunacy in the skies over the Atlantic

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

Life as a lender-of-last-resort, BoE fights the good fight on reforms, and SNAP goes Snap!