A Brief Review of Trade Between US and Russia

The U.S.and other Western countries have imposed a wave of trade sanctions against Russia in the past few months. The goal of these sanctions is to weaken the Russian economy.However since Russia is very rich in all types of natural resources it remains to be seen if these sanctions have any impact in the coming …

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The 7 Largest Russian Companies By Revenue 2012

Russia is a natural resourced based economy. Oil and natural gas especially are the two key industries. Hence firms from the energy industry dominate the top firms listed below. These 7 companies appear in the Fortune Global 500 list for 2012.   Source: Fortune Global 500, Fortune None of the Russian energy giants trade on the …

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Is It Time To Invest In Russia?

Many global investors avoid investing in Russian equities. Despite the country holding democratic elections and the legalization of private property rights since the fall of communism in 1991, Russia remains a pariah for most investors for good reason. Some of the factors that work against Russia include the widely-held beliefs that it violates human rights, jails …

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