Russian Ruble


  • Oil slide knocks Norwegian crown Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 2:55 PM ET

    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.

  • China's century? Oh really...  Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 6:26 AM ET

    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.

  • Dollar rebounds after three-day losing streak Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    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.

  • Russia rate hike a sign of 'desperation'  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    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.

  • Norway eases policies, could Russia tighten up?  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    With Norway and Russia's central banks trying to protect their currencies, Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, discusses why Norway is easing whilst Russia is expected to tighten its policy measures.

  • Russia PM talks sanctions, economy  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev discusses the possibility of a budget review in 2015, and how western sanctions are impacting the economy.

  • Euro edges up, political instability in Greece Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 6:28 AM ET

    The euro edged higher against the dollar, but investors remained nervous over an uncertain political situation in Greece.

  • Where now for the Ruble?  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    With the Russian ruble facing an uncertain future, Timothy Ash, head of EM Research at Standard Bank says that if changes aren't made, the currency will continue to see "downside pressure".

  • Yen benefits as investor risk appetite wanes Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 4:53 AM ET

    The yen rose strongly on Tuesday as a further drop in oil prices hit risk appetite.

  • Dollar slides from peals vs euro and yen Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    Investors consolidated gains made following a strong U.S. jobs report that is expected to trigger an interest rate increase next year.

  • Dollar surges on strong U.S. jobs data Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 5:25 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar reached fresh multiyear highs on Friday after a stronger-than-forecast November U.S. jobs report.

  • Rumble over Russian ruble  Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 7:21 AM ET

    Oil prices are dropping and Russia is playing defense. What will Vladimir Putin do next? David Gordon, International Capital Strategies, shares his outlook on Russia's economic future.

  • Euro rallies from two-year low Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 5:07 PM ET

    The euro rebounded from a more than two-year low against the dollar on Thursday.

  • 'Vintage Putin' blames West again: Stent  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 3:16 PM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Insight to Russian President Vladimir Putin's speech to the Parliament, in which he remarked on the relationship between Russia and the U.S., with Angela Stent, Georgetown Professor, and John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital.

  • Russians are buying American—while they can Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 2:30 PM ET
    A giant billboard promotes the Ford Kuga outside a Ford Motor Co. automobile dealership in Moscow, Russia.

    Russians are rushing to buy high-end, U.S.-made items like cars before prices in their native rubles spike.

  • Putin sugarcoats sanctions  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gave his annual speech to the Parliament. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky provides insight to Putin's view of the economic impact from sanctions.

  • Putin won't take blame for Russia's woes  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Putin blames everyone else for Russia's problems, including speculators and the West in general, says Timothy Ash, head of emerging markets research at Standard Bank.

  • Putin treating Ukraine like a brother?  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was like a "bear in a corner" when he was discussing the West's sanctions on Russia, says CNBC's Hadley Gamble. Putin said Russia would respect Ukraine as a "brotherly country".

  • Ukraine crisis more riskier than ISIS?  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    The geopolitical tensions from the crisis in Ukraine is "taking a toll" on both Russia and Ukraine's economy says Moritz Kraemer, sovereign chief ratings officer at Standard & Poor's.

  • Dollar up on positive economic outlook Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar demonstrated broad-based strength on Wednesday, bolstered by more upbeat comments on the U.S. economy