• Fifth BRICS Summit Closes in South Africa  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 11:02 PM ET

    Leaders of the BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - wrapped up their annual summit overnight. CNBC's Samantha Loring files this report from Durban.

  • Scuffle With Vladimir Putin's Bodyguards  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:48 PM ET

    The security team for Russian President Vladimir Putin got in a small altercation with the South African security contingent after they wouldn't let the men inside a secure building.

  • Watch Out, World Bank: Here Comes the BRICS Bank Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 9:48 AM ET

    Leaders of the five BRICS nations plan to create a development bank in a direct challenge to the World Bank that they accuse of Western bias. The bank would use $50 billion of seed capital shared equally but dominated by China.

  • Could Billions of Euros Have Escaped Cyprus?  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 5:05 AM ET

    Bill Blain, senior fixed income broker at Mint Partners, explains that while Cyprus is now "a done deal", one of the remaining big issues will be finding out how much money managed to escape the island despite banks being closed.

  • Should You Invest in Russia?  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Simon Luhr, CEO of FinEx Capital Managment, discusses whether investors are stepping up bearish bets against Russia.

  • See You in Court: Russians May Sue Over Cyprus Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 5:31 PM ET
    Bank of Cyprus employees move demonstration from their headquarters to the Central Bank of Cyprus (the buildings are next door to each other).  They chanted "resign, resign, resign" - calling for the Governor of the Central Bank to step down.

    Russian businesses and banks that face losses from the Cyprus bailout are considering legal action but may have a hard time making a case.

  • Cyprus Jitters: How It Could Still Go Wrong Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:56 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the NYSE

    Although markets initially held up in the face of renewed chaos, market watchers and analysts are warning that the flare up in the euro zone debt crisis could once again curb investor sentiment.

  • Hold 'Em or Fold 'Em: Costco, Verizon & More!  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    How Russia might respond to a Cyprus tax, with CNBC's Robert Frank; and the "Fast Money" traders share their strategies to playing Johnson & Johnson, Verizon and Costco now.

  • Why Russia Might Benefit From Cyprus Deal  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 12:20 PM ET

    Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, says Russian depositors will withdraw their money from Cyprus and could decide it's safer at home.

  • Boris, Cyprus and the Curse of the Russian Rich Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 12:02 PM ET
    Boris Berezovsky

    The Cyprus bailout and the death of Russian oligarch Boris Berezovksy this weekend might seem like entirely separate events. But they are deeply connected. And they share the same root tragedy: Call it the "The Oligarchs' Curse."

  • Russian Tax Havens: Now What?  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Cyprus has been the favorite offshore tax haven for rich Russians for decades, but that could all change after this weekend's developments, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Inside the Cyprus Bailout Deal: O'Neill  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, provides insight on whether the Cyprus deal is a long-term solution or short-term fix to a much bigger problem.

  • Cyprus Reaches Bailout Deal  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    The EU and IMF officials struck a last minute deal with Cyprus, which includes a levy on uninsured deposits over 100,000 euros in the nation's second largest bank, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Cyprus Reaches Bailout Deal  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 6:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Kelly Evans report the EU and IMF officials struck a last minute deal with Cyprus. The proposal includes a levy on uninsured deposits over 100,000 euros.

  • Cyprus Problem Was Long Coming: CIO  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Lothar Mentel, CIO of Tatton Investment Management, tells CNBC that the Cyprus situation was known for a while and that the Europeans played brinkmanship in the way they handled it.

  • Cyprus Agrees 10 Billion Euro Bailout Deal  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Cyprus and its international lenders on Monday reached a last-minute rescue deal to resolve the country's financial crisis. But what are the implications for the country?

  • Cyprus in Last Ditch Talks to Save Economy Sunday, 24 Mar 2013 | 7:14 PM ET
    A shop displays a closing down sign in Nicosia, Cyprus.

    Cyprus held last-minute talks with international lenders on Sunday as doubts grew about whether a deal could be reached to save the Mediterranean island.

  • Cyprus Bailout Bid Goes Down to the Wire Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 9:31 AM ET
    Lawmakers raise their hands to vote on the nation's banking crisis inside the Cypriot parliament in Nicosia, Cyprus, on Friday

    Cyprus's bid to avert financial collapse will go down to the wire after the island said it would hold a crucial sitting of parliament only after finance ministers of the 17-nation euro zone meet on Sunday.

  • Crunch Time For Cyprus  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    What's the next step for the island nations and how should investors prepare for it? Julian Callow, Barclays chief international economist, weighs in.

  • Cypriot Parliament in Emergency Talks  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 10:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports lawmakers in Cyprus are working on a bailout plan after the country's finance minister failed to secure a funding deal from Russia.