Russian ruble turns negative on reports of new Russia sanctions

The Russian ruble sudd.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

Falling rouble sees McDonald"s French fries turn Russian

French fries at McDonald's restaurants in Russia will be Russian from now on, as U.S. sanctions have spurred on a shift by the American fast-food chain to use local potatoes. Ivor Bennett reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 26th, 2018

Trump Halts Plan For More Russia Sanctions; Russian Stocks, Ruble Jump

What would've been the second round of economic sanctions levied at Moscow since the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2018

Russia"s rouble sees big fall as U.S. sanctions bite

Russia's rouble experienced its biggest one-day fall for over two years on Monday and stocks in major Russian companies also slid, as investors reacted to a new round of U.S. sanctions targeting some of Russia's biggest tycoons. Kate King reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 9th, 2018

Frontrunning: April 9

Russia Points Finger at Israel as Missiles Strike Base in Syria (WSJ) Russian stock indexes, the ruble tumble on U.S. sanctions (Reuters) Deripaska's Rusal Roiled by .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2018

Ruble Tumbles, Russian CDS Jump After Full Text Of "Crushing Sanctions" Bill Leaks

Add Russia to the list of emerging market nations in turmoil. The ruble tumbled, sliding to the lowest level since November 2016, Russian CDS blew out and Russian stock and bond ma.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 8th, 2018

China stock rally steadies nerves, Russian ruble hammered

Asian share markets found support on Thursday as a rally in Chinese stocks helped offset the latest escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war, while Russia's ruble tumbled as the United States slapped fresh sanctions on the country......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 9th, 2018

The Russian ruble is getting slammed amid US sanctions

Grigory Dukor/Reuters The ruble fell to its lowest level versus the dollar since 2016. The US hit Russia with new sanctions for the March chemical attack on a former Russian spy. Watch the ruble trade in real time here. The Russi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2018

U.S. sanctions slam Russian ruble, Turkey"s lira tumbles

New U.S. sanctions drove down Russia's ruble, while worries that Turkey was sliding into a full-blown economic crisis battered the lira on Thursday, while global equity markets largely shrugged off these events to edge higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 9th, 2018

Sanctions Spark Activity In Leveraged Russia ETFs

Russian stocks and the ruble slumped Thursday on news of fresh sanctions against the country by the Trump administration. Predictably, Russia's reaction to the new sanctions was harsh, perhaps prompting investors to ditch Russian assets. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 10th, 2018

Russian Central Bank hikes interest rate to shore up ruble

Russia's Central Bank has hiked its key interest rate for the first time in nearly four years, moving to shore up the ruble amid increasing risks of U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2018

U.S. Sanctions Give Russian Economy an Unintended Boost

U.S. sanctions have driven the price of oil and the ruble apart—leaving Russia with expensive crude and a cheaper currency, a combination that is helping its economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Russia clashes with Western oil buyers over new deals as sanctions loom

EXCLUSIVE: Russian energy majors are putting pressure on Western oil buyers to use euros instead of dollars for payments and introducing penalty clauses in contracts as Moscow seeks protection against possible new U.S. sanctions. Francis Maguire reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

Facebook says it didn"t help Russia sway Brexit referendum

Facebook head of global affairs, Nick Clegg - the former UK deputy prime minister - says it's wrong to suggest that the networking site was a vehicle for Russian efforts to sway Britain's 2016 Brexit referendum. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 24th, 2019

India "Risks Triggering Sanctions" Over Russian S-400 Deal, US Warns

Just ahead of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to India next week, the State Department reiterated US frustration with New Delhi over its deal to purchase S-400 antiaircraft missile system from Russia. India already appe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 22nd, 2019

Exclusive: Venezuela skirts U.S. sanctions by funneling oil sales via Russia

President Nicolas Maduro is funneling cashflow from Venezuelan oil sales through Russian state energy giant Rosneft as he seeks to evade U.S. sanctions designed to oust him from power, according to sources and documents reviewed by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Turkey eyes US sanctions waivers on Iran oil, Russia arms

Turkey "expects" the Trump administration to grant it waivers from U.S. sanctions related to its purchases of Iranian oil and Russian air defenses, a top aide to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2019

Russia"s Rusal lands first U.S. investment since sanctions lifted

Rusal is making its first investment in the United States since Washington lifted sanctions against the Russian aluminum giant, teaming up with U.S. manufacturer Braidy Industries to build a mill in Kentucky......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

Exclusive: U.S.-hired firm audits Russia"s Rusal for compliance with sanctions deal

A firm hired by the U.S. Treasury Department is auditing Russian aluminum giant Rusal to check whether it is complying with the terms of a deal under which Washington agreed to lift sanctions on the company, Rusal said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

Russia"s Deripaska sues U.S. over sanctions: court filing

Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska sued the United States on Friday, alleging that it had overstepped its legal bounds in imposing sanctions on his companies and made him the "latest victim" in the U.S. probe into Moscow's alleged political interference......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Treasury announces sanctions on Russia over Ukraine ship attacks

The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on six Russian individuals and eight entities in response to what it called Moscow's "co.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019