Tag Archives: Russia

Russian Elites, Proxies, and Oligarchs Task Force Joint Statement

30 Jun
e-pluribus-unum

E Pluribus Unum (out of many, one – motto of the US). The Russian Elites, Proxies, and Oligarchs (REPO) Task Force has leveraged extensive multilateral coordination to block or freeze more than $30 billion worth of sanctioned Russians’ assets, freeze or seize sanctioned persons’ high-value goods, and heavily restrict sanctioned Russians’ access to the international […]

A message from the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to all the nations of the world

13 Apr
President of Russia Vladimir Putin

A message from the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to all the nations of the world: Dear citizens of our wonderful planet Earth! I, the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, decided to address all of you directly, bypassing diplomats, your rulers and journalists. In Russia, there is such a thing as “the time […]

Russian authorities to license cryptocurrency platforms

08 Feb
Coat of Arms of Russia

It is also anticipated to introduce an obligation for market participants “to inform citizens about higher risks related to digital currencies” MOSCOW, February 8. /TASS/. The Concept for legislative regulation of digital currencies turnover provides that cryptocurrency platforms for operations in Russia should be licensed and have financial safety cushions, the Cabinet’s press service said […]

As Cyprus Collapses, It’s a Race to the Mediterranean Gas Finish Line

22 Mar
Cyprus

Cyprus is preparing for total financial collapse as the European Central Bank turns its back on the island after its parliament rejected a scheme to make Cypriot citizens pay a levy on savings deposits in return for a share in potential gas futures to fund a bailout. On Wednesday, the Greek-Cypriot government voted against asking […]

Emerging Markets and Long-Term Offshore Investing

05 Mar
Emerging Markets

Emerging Markets and Long-Term Offshore Investing Some investors look at a long-term offshore investing strategy as too risky: get in, get out and be done without getting messy. We all know, however, it’s the sort of long-term planning where you’ll make the greatest financial gains. And if you’re already considering offshore investments as an addition […]

Investing stocks could be best way to make profit on Russian market in Sept – Interfax CEA

02 Sep
Russian Basilica - Russian market

MOSCOW. Sept 1 (Interfax) – Investing in stocks could be the best way for investors to make the most money on the Russian financial market in September, as it was in August, Interfax Center for Economic Analysis analysts said. Analysts said the S&P/RUX composite index could grow 4%-5% to 234- 236 by the end of […]