Russia "wants to start World War III" and Moscow's veiled threats of military action could start an armed conflict in Europe, Ukraine's prime minister said.
Continued reluctance to invest abroad could damage portfolios in the long run, according to research by Goldman Sachs.
With online gambling set to be worth $39 billion by 2016, the industry is at risk of becoming a safe haven for money laundering, a new report finds.
President Obama wants to nudge the EU toward fresh sanctions against Russia over Ukraine.
Until recently the market had largely ignored the growing crisis in Ukraine but investors are starting to pay attention.
As the worst standoff between the West and Russia since the Cold War escalates, the crisis is increasingly unnerving investors.
Standard & Poor's cut its currency rating on Russia to BBB- as capital continues to flow out amid heightened tensions with the West.
The often cozy relationship between major institutions and the board of big corporates seems to be fracturing in many cases.
British retail sales edged up unexpectedly in March, official data showed on Friday.
France's government weighed into the furore over the future of the country's struggling engineering group Alstom on Friday.
The shift in the “atmosphere around tax” globally is “significant” and has “hardened,” the chief executive of WPP has told CNBC.
Kerry's statement came as tensions escalated in Ukraine and the recent agreement in Geneva teetered on the verge of falling apart.
The founders of Chinese internet company Alibaba Group have set up a charitable trust that could be worth as much as $3 billion.
When it comes to political passion, the forthcoming elections for the European parliament usually fail to raise interest.
Almost everything US intelligence and North Korea-watchers thought they understood two years ago about Kim Jong-un turns out to have been wrong.
As earnings season reaches the halfway mark, the focus is on whether profit growth is good enough to keep the market moving higher.
China's Sina has been stripped of its online publication licence amid a pornography crackdown, prompting its shares to fall over 7 percent.
Core consumer prices in Tokyo rose to a 22-year high in April, fresh evidence that the Bank of Japan is making progress in its war against deflation.
Volvo raised its outlook for the North American market on Friday after posting an expected rise in quarterly earnings.
China posted a current account surplus of $7.2 billion in the first quarter of 2014, preliminary data showed on Friday.
What have we learnt from the recent reporting flurry? Societe Generale has put together a list of conclusions to be drawn from this earnings season.
Nigeria's health minister has insisted the Ebola outbreak has been contained in the country.
Hard to remember passwords may soon be a thing of the past, as researchers across the world work to make the future password-less.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its largest annual gain last year and while momentum has slowed, investors are questioning whether the rise has run its course.
As the war of words between Australian dollar bears and bulls continues charts indicate that the bears may have the right call in the short term.
Investors are wondering whether the S&P 500 can sustain its momentum amid worries that the rally in U.S. stocks may be testing its limits.