Blackstone is "giving up on Russia", highlighting how even well-connected western investors are shying away from doing business in the country.» Read More
Discussing how to trade geopolitical concerns, with Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners, and Kenneth Heebner, Capital Growth Management. Bouroudjian calls today selloff a large global margin call.
Weakness in German stocks on Thursday was a wake-up call for U.S. investors, who were 'disillusioned' about China's slowdown and the Ukraine-Russia standoff, resulting in a plunge on Wall Street, says Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group.
As we countdown to the contentious Crimea referendum set for Sunday 16 March, events continue to move apace. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev with the latest.
Billions of Western dollars in aid to Ukraine will likely end up in the coffers of the Russian government thanks to a bond clause.
Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University, shares his thoughts on jobs creation in the U.S.
The Republicans have one mission and that is to win the Senate, says Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute, sharing his thoughts on what the GOP needs to do to recapture the majority in the Senate.
The commercial industrial business needs to come back, says Jack Welch, executive chairman of the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details of Russia's $3 billion debt agreement to Ukraine where the bonds were issued in U.S. dollars, and governed by United Kingdom laws and courts.
Putin has warned that Russia would retaliate with "symmetric sanctions" after the E.U. announced sanctions believed to include asset freezes and visa bans. NBC's Jim Maceda reports.
Bricklin Dwyer, economist at BNP Paribas, says that by agreeing to export oil, the U.S. is sending a strong signal to Russia that it can also "manipulate" oil prices.
President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House. Yatsenyuk says his country feels the United States stands by his people.
President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House to address solutions to the Ukraine crisis, as well as the Ukraine economy.
President Obama welcomes Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to the White House to discuss a way to head off the crisis in Ukraine and to ensure that the Ukrainian people can choose their direction for the future.
David Hauner, head of EEMEA fixed income and economics at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says Russian president Vladimir Putin's move into the Crimea is "defensive" and he is interested in maintaining influence in Ukraine.
Sweden's foreign minister, Carl Bildt, discusses the West-versus-Russia confrontation ongoing in Ukraine's Crimea region.
Vodka magnate Yuri Scheffler, visiting in New York, says he feels sorry for Ukraine. "There is only one law in Russia, and it's called 'Putin.'"
The leaders of the G-7 nations said Wednesday they will not recognize the results of a coming referendum on Crimea's status.
Ukraine prime minister will visit the White House as President Obama searches for a way to head off the crisis in Ukraine.
NBC's foreign correspondent Jim Maceda, discusses the deadlock in the Ukraine crisis ahead of a referendum on Crimea's status on Sunday.
NBC's Ian Williams reports the referendum to determine if Crimea becomes a part of Russia is just days away. The Russians have blockaded around a Ukrainian naval base.