Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO at VTB Bank, talks about Qatar's $1 billion investment in VTB and why the Russian banking sector needs to source funds from around the world.» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the story on whether Russia's Vladimir Putin is losing his grip on power.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the cheap price of investing in Russia and the risks involved.
Russian strong man Vladimir Putin is expected to win back the presidency in this weekend’s election, but it will be nearly impossible for him to maintain the status quo of a regime that many Russians believe is corrupt from top to bottom.
A look at a Russian shopping empire that has been so successful, the founder has been called the Sam Walton of Russia, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Investing in Russia requires nerves of steel, says CNBC's Steve Liesman, who explains why Russia has been very very good and very very bad for foreign investors.
Is it time to look outside the U.S. for growth opportunities? The Fast Money traders with a look at investing in Turkey and Brazil.
One-third of the world's billionaires call Russia home. CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals how the wealthiest Russians live.
Investor confidence in Russia has recently waned thanks to political uncertainty, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at Russia's middle class spending on American brands, such as Papa John's.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the story on Russia's overall economic position, in comparison to some European nations.
A run on European banks that would create systemic risks is still possible if a major financial institution gets into trouble, Brad Bourland, chief economist and head of proprietary investment at Jadwa Investment, warned in a CNBC interview.
Officials from top emerging market countries will discuss fledgling plans to set up a multilateral bank to fund projects in developing nations during upcoming Group of 20 meetings, a senior Brazilian government official said on Thursday.
As oil hit nine-month highs Thursday, “Fast Money” pro Tim Seymour took a longer view on the effects that would have in the consumer space.
Investors turning to the still-expanding BRIC economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China should be aware that these countries remain exposed to risks – including internal conflict and the impact of climate change – which could undermine their potential for attractive returns, a new report by global analysts Maplecroft warned on Monday.
Check out some of the billionaires from all over the world who have added a major sports team or two to their portfolios.
Unlike Greece, Portugal is a debtor nation that has done everything that the European Union and the International Monetary Fund have asked it to, in exchange for the 78 billion euro (about $103 billion) bailout Lisbon received last May. The NYT reports.
Information has become easier to steal over the Internet because employees can carry proprietary data around, The New York Times reports.
For all the struggles that Greece has gone through to satisfy its demanding lenders, Europe’s troubles are not going away, the New York Times reports.
Another batch of the riskiest mortgage-backed securities once owned by the American International Group are being auctioned off this week, according to two people familiar with the matter, a sale that would bring the insurance giant’s 2008 meltdown once step closer to a resolution.
China is scouring the world for alternative oil supplies to replace a fall in its imports from Iran, as it seeks to negotiate lower prices from Tehran, and has been drawing heavily on Saudi Arabia.