The dollar edged higher in thin trading after a two-week drop tied to data suggesting the U.S. economy might be stabilizing.» Read More
The Russian Central Bank raising its key interest rate will only make the economy worse and Russia will go "bust" says Howard Shore, founder & executive chairman at Shore Capital.
Walter Isaacson, president & CEO of The Aspen Institute, discusses what the collapse of oil prices is doing to Russia and how it threatens Vladimir Putin's leadership.
As the Russian ruble falls to all-time lows, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, reports Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev had an emergency meeting with head of Russian central banks and finance minister.
CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching the Russian ruble and slide in oil prices.
Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, discusses his outlook for next year. And CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and the CME's Jim Iuorio, weigh in on Russia's currency crisis and its impact on the Fed and markets.
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, discuss whether Russia's economic woes will likely trigger a global financial crisis and the positive impact of lower oil prices.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on what's likely pushing the Russian currency lower after Russia raised rates to 17 percent overnight as oil continues its decline.
Boris Jordan, Sputnik Fund president & CEO, shares his thoughts on what's driving Russia's currency lower and the lack of confidence in its monetary policy.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on Russia's central bank's efforts to stop the slide of the ruble by issuing an emergency rate hike to 17 percent.
Mark Grant, Southwest Securities discusses the massive interest rate hike in Russia and its likely impact on the ruble.
Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, discusses the collapse of Russia's ruble.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, takes a look at Russia's huge emergency rate hike as the ruble continues to decline.
With the Russian Central Bank raising its key interest rate to 17 percent, Tatiana Orlova, senior economist for Russia, CIS and Israel at RBS, weighs in on how it will impact market behaviour and exports.
The U.S. dollar rose against the euro on Monday on expectations that the Federal Reserve will take a less-dovish stance on monetary policy.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera is tracking the action in the Russian ruble.
Russia is among the worst hit by oil's decline, but clean living may keep government finances on an even keel. Its corporate debt may be another matter.
The Norwegian crown sank to its weakest in more than a decade against the U.S. dollar on Friday, a day after Norway's central bank cut rates.
is China poised to become the dominate economic global player? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's outlook and takes a look at Russia's prospects.
The dollar was boosted by strong U.S. retail sales numbers and declining jobless claims, suggesting the US economy may get a rate hike next year.
With Russia's central bank raising its key interest rate to 10.5 percent to protect the ruble, Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management, says it shows they're very fearful of capital outflows.