CNBC - Finance Bank earnings off to 'positive start' in this financial hub 2017-07-27T01:59:00.000000000+00:00 Banking stocks in Singapore, one of the world's top financial hubs, rallied on Thursday after OCBC reported quarterly earnings that handily beat estimates. After-hours buzz: FB, PYPL, BWLD & more 2017-07-26T21:06:00.000000000+00:00 Check out the companies making headlines after the bell, including Facebook, PayPal, Buffalo Wild Wings and more. Wall Street's 'fear index,' the VIX, falls to record low as traders maneuver after Fed statement 2017-07-26T20:58:00.000000000+00:00 The CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, fell Wednesday to its lowest on record. Federal Reserve 'dragging its feet' on rate hikes: Expert 2017-07-26T20:31:00.000000000+00:00 In the market's mind, the Fed has pushed the balance agenda forward so that it can delay rate increases, Scott Minerd said. SEC moves closer to taming 'Wild West' of digital currencies 2017-07-26T20:16:00.000000000+00:00 Increased regulator attention on digital currencies will help them develop into a mature investment product... Op-Ed: The Fed feels like the calm eye in the middle of the Trump administration storm 2017-07-26T19:27:00.000000000+00:00 The Fed's latest no-drama statement is a welcome calm in the middle of the Trump administration hurricane and Tweet storm, says Bankrate's Mark Hamrick. Fed is shifting its focus to balance-sheet reductions instead of interest rates, Bill Gross says 2017-07-26T19:20:00.000000000+00:00 The Federal Reserve is turning to reducing its balance sheet because it wants a positive yield curve, Janus Henderson's Bill Gross told CNBC. Here's what changed in the new Fed statement 2017-07-26T18:07:00.000000000+00:00 This is a comparison of Wednesday's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policymaking meeting on June 14. Fed says stimulus wind down to begin 'relatively soon,' leaves rates unchanged 2017-07-26T18:00:00.000000000+00:00 The Federal Reserve laid the groundwork Wednesday to begin winding down shortly the massive stimulus program. Here's why everyone is watching the Fed's 'balance sheet' and what it means for your money 2017-07-26T17:41:00.000000000+00:00 After the financial crisis of 2008, the Fed went on a massive bond-buying spree. Now it's time to start selling.