The looming referendum in Crimea saw Russian markets continue to slide on Friday, as Goldman Sachs reported that capital outflows from the country had surged.
Search for missing MH370 has been extended amid news reports the aircraft could have been deliberately flown towards the Andaman Islands.
On Sunday, the people of Crimea go to the polls in a referendum on whether to stay part of Ukraine.
Warren Buffett says there will be another financial crisis "someday," but he'd be "surprised a lot" if global stock prices plunged soon.
One year on from its bailout, Cyprus is not entirely avoiding the headlines, although it appears to be on the right track.
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Vivendi said on Friday that it would enter exclusive talks to sell its SFR telecom unit to Altice.
VEB needs to be recapitalized to fund housebuilding projects, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said, according to a news agency.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukraine's interim prime minister, believes the upcoming referendum in Crimea will inevitably result in the population rejecting Ukrainian rule.
The Australian dollar has long been driven by the currents of China's economy, but analysts say it's becoming increasingly resilient.
A surge in supply from Iraq and other oil producers should be more than sufficient to meet growing demand this year, reducing pressure on markets despite rising international tensions, the West's energy watchdog said on Friday.
Usually, the answers to most questions can be found using Google or Twitter. So, maybe that's why the world is captivated by the disappearance of the MH370 flight, thus creating a legion of armchair sleuths.
The rapid deterioration in China's economic momentum has put focus squarely on the economy, with several banks cutting their growth forecasts.
Barclays is braced for further job losses at its investment bank, as the re-shaping of the bank continues, sources close to the matter said.
As investors continue to fret over slowing growth in China, Capital Economics say it will in fact be positive for the rest of the world.
The chairman of one of the U.K.'s biggest pub chains, JD Wetherspoon, said the future of the British boozer hinges on supermarkets being taxed the same rate for alcohol sales.
The Wikipedia founder and Facebook boss slammed the U.S. government over its electronic surveillance methods.
UBS chief executive Sergio Ermotti's pay rose by a fifth to $12.30 million in 2013, according to its annual report published on Friday.
The chief executive of Société Générale, said he is committed to keeping links between Europe and Russia strong, in light of the crisis in Ukraine.
Knife-wielding assailants attacked civilians on a street in the central Chinese city of Changsha on Friday morning, state media Xinhua said.
A bull market left to run without a correction for this long sets up huge declines, Marc Faber told CNBC on Thursday.
Ahead of Sunday's referendum in Crimea, Sweden's foreign minister said the current borders of Europe must remain unaltered.
Germany should have left the euro zone to relieve pressure on its indebted counterparts, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
Geopolitical tensions between Ukraine and Russia has accelerated the rally in Nymex oil prices that started in the week of January 18.
As questions on the effectiveness of Abenomics continue before a sales-tax hike takes effect in April, where the yen's headed is anyone's guess.
Worries about U.S. and China's weak economic data have seen gold rise to a three-and-a-half month high on Monday.