Russian Ruble


  • Swiss franc falls towards 5-week lows, Greek deal Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 7:30 AM ET
    Spanish Finance Minister Luis de Guindos, left, talks with Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis at a euro zone finance ministers meeting to discuss Athens' plans to reverse austerity measures, in Brussels, Feb. 20, 2015.

    The Swiss franc shed over 1 percent against the dollar, dropping towards five-week lows as some of the Greece-related safety flows waned.

  • What is Ukraine's economic outlook?  Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 4:40 AM ET

    Is Russia's strongest card the fact that its economy is stronger than Ukraine's? Timothy Ash, head of Emergind Market research at Standard Bank, weighs in with his thoughts.

  • Why Ukraine can reinvigorate its economy: CEO  Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    Tomas Fiala, chief executive at Dragon Capital, told CNBC that there is still a chance to reinvigorate the economy in Ukraine, despite the ongoing conflict there.

  • Euro gains on reports a Greek deal reached Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 4:06 PM ET

    The euro jumped against the dollar in midday trading on reports that a deal had been reached between Greece and the European Central Bank.

  • Greene: EU failed to get Russia concerns  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Dr Samuel Greene, director at King's Russia Institute, says that the situation with Ukraine is not the cause for Europe's conflict with Russia, but a symptom to understanding Russia.

  • Investing in ruble assets: A good idea?  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, discusses investing in ruble assets amid the ongoing instability between Russia and Ukraine.

  • Dollar recoups ground on talk of SNB buying Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 9:13 AM ET

    The dollar recovered on talk the Swiss National Bank was buying the greenback.

  • Don't get bullish on Russian equities yet!  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Richard Kelly, head of global strategy at TD Securities, says that Poroshenko and Putin's cease-fire agreement is a start, but it's not yet time to get bullish on Russian equities.

  • Euro rises 0.7 pct, despite Greek talks collapse Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:59 AM ET
    A cashier counts euro banknotes in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Jan. 1, 2015.

    The euro recovered from initial losses, helped by a bounce in German investor sentiment.

  • Euro edges up before crunch meeting on Greece Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 8:56 AM ET
    A cashier counts euro banknotes in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Jan. 1, 2015.

    The euro inched higher ahead of a meeting of euro zone finance ministers that investors expect will find enough common ground to support Greece.

  • Ukraine crisis: Sanctions are here to stay  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Neil Shearing, chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, says that both Ukraine and Russia are a long way off a sustainable solution, and sanctions will remain for some time to come.

  • Euro set for third straight week of gains Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 8:45 AM ET

    The euro edged higher on Friday, putting it on course for a third straight week of gains, its best performance in just under a year.

  • Dollar slides on soft U.S. data; euro gets relief Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    The dollar dropped across the board on Thursday after weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data.

  • Russia looks 'profoundly weak': Roger Altman  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 8:01 AM ET

    Evercore Partners Chairman Roger Altman, shares his thoughts on Russia's economy and whether sanctions are working to keep Putin in check.

  • Yen surges on reports of hawkish tone from BOJ Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 5:25 AM ET

    The yen surged against the U.S. dollar following a report that the country's central bank is cooling on the idea of adding more stimulus.

  • Ukraine deal: A 'necessary' start, not a solution  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    It appears that Russia's Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko have reached an agreement on peace in Ukraine. Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, discusses.

  • Minsk agreement eases market concerns  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Discussing the agreement between Russia and Ukraine, Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec says "it's a long way before we get a permanent ceasefire," but it's a step toward easing markets' concerns.

  • Euro rallies after Greece agreement report Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 9:42 AM ET

    The dollar hit a fresh one-month high versus the yen on Wednesday, while uncertainty over a new debt deal for Greece kept the euro under a cloud.

  • Greece hasn't asked Russia for aid: Fin Min  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    At the G-20 get-together, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov tells CNBC that Moscow has received no request from Greece for aid as yet.

  • Dollar jumps on yield play, eyes on Greece Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 8:14 AM ET

    The dollar strengthened on the back of U.S. Treasury yields, while the euro was buffeted by comments and media reports on the progress of Greece.