Ukraine Prime Minister Yatsenyuk told CNBC his country is not prepared to make concessions over Crimea, the region at the center of tensions between Russia and the West.
Putin is trying to rebuild Soviet Union, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan tells CNBC.
EU stocks posted their first weekly loss in five weeks on Friday, hit by ongoing turmoil in the Ukraine and disappointment in the lack of action from the ECB.
Job creation accelerated in February, posting a better-than-expected gain of 175,000 despite expectations that weather would keep the count low.
The euro hit a two-and-a-half high against the dollar on Friday, after an upbeat tone from the ECB, and analysts said it could be set to power higher.
An online social account for the creator of bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, sprung back into life Friday morning after a five-year hibernation.
Russia's top crude oil producer Rosneft wants to break the monopoly of another state-owned Gazprom to export gas via pipelines to China.
Scots stand to lose out on their pension pots if they opt for independence in a vote this September, a senior British minister warned on Friday.
Debate has surrounded tech sector valuations with some analysts unconvinced that Netflix's stunning rally is here to stay.
Investors tired of the "sell in May" cliche might want to replace it with "buy at Lent," with stocks typically gaining over the around 40-day period.
Bill Gross, the co-founder and co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management Co, has accused departing CEO Mohamed El-Erian of seeking to "undermine" him.
With Apple's story over the next year to center on iPhones and products to make the smartphone more useful, it may struggle to impress investors.
President Vladimir Putin rebuffed a warning from Barack Obama over Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, saying that Russia could not ignore calls for help from ethnic Russians in Ukraine.
China allowed the country's first corporate bond default, hurting small investors in a step toward making its financial system more market-oriented.
Piraeus Bank, one of Greece’s largest banks, will be the first Greek bank to raise new capital on the markets since the start of the euro zone crisis.
John Studzinski, senior managing director and global head at Blackstone Advisory Partners, says Facebook's $19 billion buyout of WhatsApp was not justified, but the social networking site sees value in the large user base.
The huge price tag for Facebook's acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp is hard to justify, but there is clearly value in the app's 450 million users, Blackstone told CNBC.
George Osborne faces a black hole of more than £20 billion in the public finances,according to official government economic models, the Financial Times reports.
Hong Kong businessman Carson Yeung was sentenced to six years in jail on Friday for money laundering.
While tensions in Ukraine have ebbed, it’s not time for global markets to put the crisis behind just yet, analysts say.
While there has been much talk of large-screen smartphones, another trend has emerged: secure phones that ensure your privacy.
One of the largest publishing companies in Europe is launching a weekly magazine dedicated to Pope Francis, scheduled to hit newsstands Wednesday.
Interim finance minister Oleksander Shlapak told CNBC that Ukraine would not default on its debts despite being nearly broke.
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.