• Pres. Obama speaks with Putin  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama has wrapped up a conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin about various aspects of the Ukraine crisis.

  • Emerging opportunities: Pro  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    Nigel Hart, BlackRock, shares some good "hunting grounds" and investment opportunities in emerging markets.

  • 'Citizens' storm government buildings in Ukraine  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    NBC News' Jim Miklaszewski reports pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine have defied Kiev's deadline to lay down their weapons.

  • Why traders expect gold to shine even brighter Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Gold has enjoyed a solid run this month. But some traders are starting to wonder why it hasn't risen even more.

  • This is the market's 'new fear gauge': Art Cashin Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Art Cashin

    Stocks surged on Monday and moved in lockstep with yields on benchmark 10-year Treasury notes, veteran trader Art Cashin told CNBC on Monday.

  • Pro-Russia separatists prep molotov cocktails  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 8:23 AM ET

    Pro-Russian separatists have seized another police station in Ukraine. NBC News' Ayman Mohyeldin reports there is a tense standoff unfolding between the pro-Russia separatist militia and the Ukraine government.

  • NBC News' Ayman Mohyeldin reports the Ukrainian government had given the pro-Russian separatists militias, who seized government buildings in various cities, a deadline to vacate those buildings. They failed to leave.

  • Ukraine threatens anti-terrorist operation  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 6:01 AM ET

    If the pro-Russian protesters and armed militants do not leave the occupied buildings in some cities of Ukraine, the country has threatened a full scale anti-terrorist operation. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera looks at the nervous Russian markets.

  • Private equity unloads BRICs, targets new regions Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Bangkok, Thailand.

    With Brazil, Russia, India, and China slowing, private equity firms are increasingly investing in other less-developed markets.

  • Ukraine: Government faces 'dilemma'  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    The Ukrainian government faces a "growing dilemma" as pro-Russian separatist militias have not relinquished control over the buildings they occupy despite the ultimatum, NBC's Ayman Mohyekdin reports.

  • Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, says Russian president Vladimir Putin will look to patch up relations with Europe after the annexation of Crimea because the country relies on trade with the continent.

  • Shell: Why a gas war in Europe is unlikely  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 12:31 AM ET

    Maarten Wetselaar, Executive VP, Integrated Gas Business at Shell, says gas prices in Europe are currently lower, indicating a lack of concern about geopolitical tensions in Ukraine.

  • Ukraine-Russia standoff is 're-escalating': Pro  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 7:36 PM ET

    Marcus Svedberg, Chief Economist at East Capital, is concerned about a "tit-for-tat" response from Russia after Ukraine issued a deadline for pro-Russian separatists to disarm.

  • Russian Fin Min: We are being 'misrepresented'  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 6:33 PM ET

    Anton Siluanov, Finance Minister of Russia, says Russia is not exercising any coercive power over Ukraine.

  • Casualties reported as Ukraine readies offensive Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis

  • Ukraine preps troops to battle pro-Russia separatists Saturday, 12 Apr 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Armed separatists took virtual control of a city in eastern Ukraine and Kiev prepared troops to respond.

  • Lew: G7 supports more sanctions on Russia if needed Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says the G7 meeting broadly supported additional sanctions on Russia if the situation in Ukraine escalates.

  • Ukraine finances 'dire': IMF Europe head  Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Reza Moghadam, director of the IMF's European department, discusses the IMF's role in helping Ukraine out of its "dire financial solution", and touches upon gas price negotiations with Russia.

  • US rattles saber at Russia; G7 members get gun-shy Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 8:03 AM ET
    Jacob Lew

    Jacob Lew is warning Russia that it could face tougher sanctions over Ukraine, but other powers are reluctant to go along.

  • Russian economy hammered by massive money drain Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 3:01 PM ET
    Russian 1000 rouble currency banknotes

    Russia's central bank has confirmed that some $64 billion in assets held by Russians headed for the exits in the first quarter.