Discussing the cease-fire, Daragh Mcdowell, senior Russia analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, says the cease-fire doesn't change anything in the "grand scheme of things."
Despite a tentative cease-fire and multibillion-dollar IMF aid package, Ukraine's economy remains in peril.
Discussing the cease-fire between Ukraine and Russia, Alexander Stubbs, Prime Minister of Finland, says "we're seeing more elements of state control" with Russia trying to do everything to save its economy.
Former Clinton Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman tells CNBC it's too early to say if the Russia-Ukraine cease-fire is a good deal.
The debate over President Obama's authority to use the U.S. armed forces to fight ISIS might just come down to the definition of the word "enduring."
The cease-fire agreement is only hours old and doesn't start until Sunday, but analysts fear the deal will fail.
Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, talks about the current state of the U.S. economy, and says the agreement between Russia and Ukraine is not a big macro driver.
Discussing the ceasefire deal reached between Russia and Ukraine, Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, says while it's a positive start, there needs to be an "implementation on the ground" to ensure that the agreement follows through.
A ceasefire deal between Ukraine and Russia has been made. Simon Quijano-Evans, head of EM research at Commerzbank, discusses market reaction.
A cease-fire between Russia and Ukraine will start Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin says.
Could the agreement in Minsk between Russia and Ukraine lead to a lift in Western sanctions? James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, weighs in.
It appears that Russia's Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko have reached an agreement on peace in Ukraine. Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, discusses.
Discussing the agreement between Russia and Ukraine, Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec says "it's a long way before we get a permanent ceasefire," but it's a step toward easing markets' concerns.
Andrei Illarionov, former chief economic advisor to Russian President Putin, outlines the "bad signs" that are hampering the achievement of a ceasefire in Ukraine.
Roman Popadiuk, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, discusses news that leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine are meeting to negotiate a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.
While seeking authorization for the use of force against ISIS, Obama stressed he was not asking for another ground war in the region.
Could Greece look to Russia if its debt negotiations fall through with European leaders? Harris Georgiades, Cyprus' finance minister weighs in.
Leaders are converging in Belarus to discuss the Ukraine crisis. Martina Bozadzhieva, head of research for EMEA at Frontier Strategy Group, says there's a sense of urgency within Europe to find a solution, however the crisis could drag out for longer.
U.S. President Barack Obama sent Congress his text for an authorization to use military force in the campaign against Islamic State.
Pavlo Sultansky, Ukrainian Ambassador to Singapore, attributes unrest in Ukraine to Russia's attempt of finding an external enemy so as to "postpone the collapse of the country."