NEW YORK, March 14- Growing tension between the West and Russia ahead of Ukraine's weekend referendum in Crimea pushed down stocks on major world markets on Friday and drove up buying of safe-haven gold and the yen.» Read More
A consortium that deals with security issues is warning about possible threats to oil installations in Libya.
Two big household and personal care products companies see the most strength coming from outside of the U.S., the CEO of Kimberly-Clark and the CFO of P&G told CNBC.
Sanofi CEO Christopher Viehbacher tells CNBC why there is potential in the emerging market pharmaceutical space.
Virginie Maisonneuve, Schroders portfolio manager, discusses signs of investor confidence as the Dow gets closer to an all-time high.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with Dambisa Moyo, author and economist, at the World Economic Forum about which sectors are poised to earn superior risk-adjusted returns.
Uncertain growth prospects in the developed world are turning more companies and investors toward emerging markets for better gains. How secure are the financial systems in these rapidly developing economies?
Robert Hormats, U.S. Under Secretary for Economic Growth, explains how this could be a year of trade opportunity, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S. (1:18)
David M Rubenstein, co-founder and CEO of Carlyle Group, tells CNBC that Europe is looking attractive again for private equity deals as the prices have been beaten down so much it is like the 'largest emerging market in the world'.
Just what do business executives think about the Asian growth story? Is it over? Ross Westgate has more from Davos.
Stephen King, group chief economist at HSBC, tells CNBC that UK trade links with Europe have grown enormously over the last twenty five years in contrast to countries in the emerging world.
While the banking industry is being "attacked" from all sides, Standard Chartered's CEO tells CNBC that the Asia-focused bank is looking forward to the year, which has got off to a good start.
Arif M.Naqvi, founder and group chief executive at Abraaj Group, tells CNBC that all of the global growth will come from new markets and they are particularly excited by Africa and South East Asia.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, tells CNBC that the growth in emerging markets continues to come primarily from China as the country has changed to a more consumption driven model.
Pablo Goldberg, head of emerging markets at HSBC, tells CNBC that emerging markets are where you get the growth and equities are the place to be.
Peter Attard Montalto, emerging markets economist at Nomura, explains why there is still a strong inflow of investment in the South Eastern European region.
Developed and emerging market equities were locked in a tight race in 2012, both generating double-digit returns of up to 15 percent, however, this year asset managers expect a clear winner.