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Putin has dashed the West's diplomatic hopes by issuing a decree on Tuesday in which he made it clear a treaty with Crimea will be expedited, NBC's Jim Maceda reports from Moscow.
Brendan Brown, Head of Research, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International and Shrikant Bhat, Head of Wealth Management at Citibank Singapore, discuss whether markets have shrugged off geopolitical jitters.
Andrew Sullivan, Director, Asian Sales Trading at Kim Eng Securities, discusses how investors should be trading amid brewing instability in Ukraine.
Adam Ereli, Vice Chairman, Washington D.C. at Mercury, explains why he isn't very optimistic about diplomatic solutions in the Russia-Ukraine standoff.
Mebane Faber, CIO at Cambria Investment Management, explains why he thinks stocks from Greece, Ireland, Russia and Spain are more attractive than U.S. equities.
Bob Doll, Chief Equity Strategist at Nuveen Asset Management, says jitters from Ukraine and China will subside eventually and equities will get a boost from positive U.S. manufacturing data.
Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, says Russian banks have "sufficient buffers" to withstand pressures from the country's economy.
Charles Dallara, The Americas of Partners Group, discusses Ukraine's economy and sanctions on Russia. Ukraine's economy is in desperate need of support, Dallara says.
Discussing the strength of sanctions put on Russia, with Charles Dallara, The Americas of Partners Group; Dr. Angela Stent, professor at Georgetown University; and William Taylor, United States Institute of Peace.
Erik Ristuben, Chief Investment Strategist at Russell Investments, says Russia can't afford to stop exporting gas given its weak economy.
Discussing how geopolitical concerns for Russia, Ukraine, and China are impacting the overall market, with Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James; Cardiff Garcia, FT Alphaville; Independent tech reporter Natali Morris; "Fast Money" contributor Brian Kelly; and CNBC's Dominic Chu. Garcia says geopolitical events didn't affect markets today.
CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses who will be affected by the sanctions President Obama placed on Russia.
Discussing the rhetoric coming out of Russia and how global markets are reading the crisis in Ukraine, with Tom Lydon, Global Trends Investments, and Willis Sparks, Eurasia Group global macro analyst.
This winter-into-spring of disturbance could generate a "summer of grumbling discontent" for the global economy, according to a Wall Street forecast.
Tim Seymour, Triogem Asset Management CIO, discusses if now is the time to jump into the beaten down Russian stock market. CNBC's Steve Liesman and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weigh in.
The Russian stock market has been getting hit hard, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Steve Liesman, discuss why investors may be looking at Russia as an investment opportunity.
Ukraine would rather have a diplomatic solution to the crisis with Russia but will defend itself if provoked further, says Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukrainian prime minister.
Russia has made a "big mistake" as no country in the world will cooperate with a Russian Crimea, says Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine member of Parliament.
Andrew Foxall, director of the Russia studies center at The Henry Jackson Society, says the Crimean referendum could be seen as "hugely significant" because of what it reveals about Putin's nature.
Russia is not only interested in Crimea but the whole of Ukraine, says Ukrainian presidential candidate Vitali Klitschko, but adds that the country is "ready to defend" itself.