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- Russia Wins Early Verdict in $3 Billion Ukrainian Bond Case
Russia won an early verdict in a London lawsuit that may force Ukraine to repay part of a defaulted $3 billion bond, in a dispute that extended the battle over Russia’s annexation of Crimea into a U.K courtroom, Bloomberg News reported. Judge William Bla ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/29/2017 - 21:05 - 0 comments
- "Country report - Russia" by Ilya Kokorin
Following the economic downturn in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, the number of insolvency applications in Russia has been fluctuating, but remained relatively stable with approx. 40,000 insolvency applications per year. Attachme ...
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- Russia Needs A Revolution To Reform Its Economy
When Alexei Kudrin was tasked last year with drawing up a new economic strategy for Russia, there were good reasons for the country’s leadership to countenance previously unpalatable reforms, the Financial Times reported. With the crash in oil prices ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 01/16/2017 - 23:57 - 0 comments
- Corporate Raiding Devastating Russian Economy
Criminal prosecutions have been opened against more than 100,000 businesspeople in Russia in the first half of this year as part of a growing problem that is devastating the Russian economy, an expert on the topic has told a Dublin audience, the Irish ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/17/2016 - 00:25 - 0 comments
- Russia's VEB Chairman Sees Difficulties Redeeming Debt In 2017
Russian state development bank VEB will manage to pay back outstanding debt next year though it will be difficult, the bank's chairman Sergei Gorkov said on Thursday, Reuters reported. Gorkov said VEB had to pay back around 250 billion rubles ($3.9 ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/10/2016 - 22:13 - 0 comments
- Rosneft's State Shareholder Might Help Finance Buyback Of Its Shares
Rosneftegaz, the state holding company that controls Russian oil major Rosneft, is considering helping Rosneft finance the buyback of some of its shares in Rosneft, three sources with knowledge of the discussions said, Reuters reported. The Russian state ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/08/2016 - 22:18 - 0 comments
- Russia's Mechel To Complete Debt Restructuring By Early 2017
Russian metals and mining giant Mechel plans to sign a final debt-restructuring deal in early 2017, its chief financial officer told Reuters, concluding more than two years of negotiations on a burden that has threatened its survival. Mechel borrowed hea ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/26/2016 - 22:13 - 0 comments
- Elvira Nabiullina Hunts Down Russia’s Banking ‘Banditry’
When Elvira Nabiullina took over as governor of Russia’s central bank, she came face to face with a sobering statistic: regulators listed as many as 150 banks that were regularly involved in dubious transactions, the Financial Times reported. Today, ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/19/2016 - 21:23 - 0 comments
- Russia Default Risk Falls to Lowest Since August Crimea Flare-Up
The cost of insuring Russian debt using credit-default swaps fell to a three-week low as tensions with Ukraine eased, offering relief from mounting political risk that had weighed on assets last month, Bloomberg News reported. Investors welcomed the dimi ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 09/01/2016 - 23:52 - 0 comments
- Russian Pensioners to Get Little Relief as Inflation Bites
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warned that Moscow has no money available to raise pensions further in line with last year’s high inflation rate, news that is likely to be unwelcome ahead of parliamentary elections in September, The Wall Street Journal ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/23/2016 - 22:51 - 0 comments