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Russian ruble turns negative on reports of new Russia sanctions

The Russian ruble sudd.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

German banks maneuver in Washington to temper Russia sanction risk

German banks are seeking to blunt any fresh U.S. sanctions against Russia so they can continue existing business with Russian clients, according to an internal briefing paper prepared by a financial industry lobby group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 8th, 2019

Bankers suggest Russian firms delist as sanctions uncertainty bites

Uncertainty caused by the expansion of U.S. sanctions on Russia last year has pushed companies' share prices lower, prompting investment bankers to suggest their clients should delist from local and international exchanges......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Russia Unveils Warship-Mounted Weapon That Makes Enemies Vomit And Hallucinate

The Russian Navy is claiming to have outfitted warships with a high tech weapon capable of making enemy soldiers go temporarily blind, become disoriented, and nauseous. Russian media reports that two Northern Fleet frigates have.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 5th, 2019

Russia"s Lavrov says U.S. sanctions on Venezuela oil company illegal

U.S. sanctions imposed on Venezuela's state oil company are illegal and Russia will take all necessary steps to support the administration of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2019

U.S. lifts sanctions on Rusal, other firms linked to Russia"s Deripaska

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Sunday lifted sanctions on aluminum giant Rusal and other Russian firms linked to oligarch Oleg Deripaska, defying a Democratic-led push in the U.S. Congress to maintain the restrictions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2019

Russia To Overtake Germany As World"s Fifth-Largest Economy

The Russian economy is apparently more durable than many Western politicians imagined. Despite years of international sanctions and low oil prices have dragged on Russia's economy, which pushe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 17th, 2019

U.S. warns German firms of possible sanctions over Russia pipeline

The U.S. ambassador to Germany has warned companies involved in the construction of the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline that they could face sanctions if they stick to the project, a senior U.S. official said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 13th, 2019

A Stable Ruble Is The Key To Russia"s Survival

Authored by Tom Luongo, The Russian ruble moved sharply this week as t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 28th, 2018