Russian Ruble


  • Investing in Russia's meltdown  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 6:27 AM ET

    Christopher Granville, Trusted Sources, shares his thoughts on investing in Russia ahead of President Putin's annual address.

  • Russian economy: When it all went wrong  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 6:14 AM ET

    As the Russian Central Bank continues to fight off the effect of international sanctions and the weak ruble, CNBC goes over the timeline of how it all went wrong.

  • Russia's crisis exposes weakness: Altman  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 6:12 AM ET

    Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman, explains how the ruble's rout and lower oil prices is putting pressure on Russia and Putin's reputation.

  • Ruble outside 'comfort zone': Russian FM  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 6:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports Russians are rushing out to buy imported products because of inflation fears. Also Cutmore provides a preview of President Putin's annual speech on Thursday.

  • Any reasons to be bullish on Russia?  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    With the Russian economy under severe pressure, Jens Nordvig, global head of FX strategy and co-head of Global Markets Research Americas at Nomura Securities, says that unless there's serious change in its policies on Ukraine, it doesn't look good for Russia.

  • Russia in a 'whiff of panic'  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    Russia's economy collapsing sends a "whiff of panic" throughout its public, with people stocking up on imported goods. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports with a clip of the Russian Economic Development Minister, Alexei Ulyukayev speaking about future intentions.

  • Hard to be bullish with Russia  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    The sharp decline in the Russian ruble has led to the public's faith in the ruble evaporating, says Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, who thinks the public seem "bearish".

  • Will 'rublegeddon' take down emerging markets? Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    The ruble's plummet has spurred world-wide jitters, but it isn't clear whether 'rublegeddon' can or should cause a global rout like the 1998 crisis.

  • Russians run to banks for bucks & euros  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 5:08 PM ET

    FT Correspondent Jack Farchy saw growing concern among Russian consumers amid lost faith in the Russian ruble.

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    The U.S. dollar slipped against major currencies on Tuesday on expectations that the Federal Reserve would take a cautious tone.

  • Putin's liquidity problem  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    New York Times Moscow correspondent Andrew Kramer, discusses Vladimir Putin's next move amid today's volatile ruble trade.

  • FXCM halting ruble trading: Report  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 11:24 AM ET

    Online trading platform FXCM has ceased trading the Russian ruble, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Russian rate hike fails as ruble crumbles Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    A man walks past a money exchange office as it is reported that the Russian rouble has weakened, on October 22, 2014 in Moscow, Russia.

    Emergency measures by the Russian central bank Monday night looked to have fallen short within hours of their announcement.

  • Russia's got a 'real problem'  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    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.

  • Isaacson: Russia hurting, Putin may not survive  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    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.

  • Why ruble is falling  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 10:04 AM ET

    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.

  • Cramer: Hard time for oil to stay above $52  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching the Russian ruble and slide in oil prices.

  • Zandi's 2015 forecast... very good year for jobs  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    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.

  • Russia has resources to stabilize ruble: Zandi  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    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.

  • Why ruble's in freefall  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    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.