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16.04.2021

Golden passport, residence proposed for foreigners buying property or investing in Russia

A Russian government committee has approved proposals that would simplify the process of obtaining a residency permit for foreigners who buy real estate or put at least ten million rubles ($130,000) into the country's economy.

The so-called ‘golden passport’ scheme will enable wealthy migrants to buy a residence permit if investigations...

A Russian government committee has approved proposals that would simplify the process of obtaining a residency permit for foreigners who buy real estate or put at least ten million rubles ($130,000) into the country's economy.

The so-called ‘golden passport’ scheme will enable wealthy migrants to buy a residence permit if investigations...

16.04.2021

Russia’s equivalent to SWIFT to account for 30% of traffic by 2023

The Central Bank is planning to increase the share of financial messages through Russia’s equivalent to SWIFT by one-third, bringing it to 30% by 2023, according to the regulator’s strategy on developing the national payment system. Market participants believe that the mission is possible, given US pressure on the international...

The Central Bank is planning to increase the share of financial messages through Russia’s equivalent to SWIFT by one-third, bringing it to 30% by 2023, according to the regulator’s strategy on developing the national payment system. Market participants believe that the mission is possible, given US pressure on the international...

16.04.2021

Russia to cut 2021 borrowing plan

Russia will cut its 2021 state borrowing plan more than expected and will offer only new OFZ treasury bonds from June 14, the date after which U.S. banks will be barred from buying rouble-denominated Russian state debt, the finance ministry said.

The United States imposed a broad array of anti-Russian sanctions,...

Russia will cut its 2021 state borrowing plan more than expected and will offer only new OFZ treasury bonds from June 14, the date after which U.S. banks will be barred from buying rouble-denominated Russian state debt, the finance ministry said.

The United States imposed a broad array of anti-Russian sanctions,...

16.04.2021

As old JB strikes old chord, Russia’s currency, equity retreat

The Russian rouble tumbled on Thursday, at one point losing 2% to the dollar in volatile trade and hitting a more than five-month low versus the euro as the White House announced new sanctions targeting Russia’s sovereign debt.

U.S. President Joe Biden issued an executive order prohibiting U.S. financial institutions from...

The Russian rouble tumbled on Thursday, at one point losing 2% to the dollar in volatile trade and hitting a more than five-month low versus the euro as the White House announced new sanctions targeting Russia’s sovereign debt.

U.S. President Joe Biden issued an executive order prohibiting U.S. financial institutions from...

16.04.2021

China’s stock markets react negatively on macroeconomic updates

China stocks ended lower on Thursday, as worries about policy tightening mounted a day ahead of China’s first-quarter GDP data release.

The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.6% to close at 4,948.97, down 16.5% from an all-time high hit on Feb. 18, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.5% to 3,398.99.

Analysts and...

China stocks ended lower on Thursday, as worries about policy tightening mounted a day ahead of China’s first-quarter GDP data release.

The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.6% to close at 4,948.97, down 16.5% from an all-time high hit on Feb. 18, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.5% to 3,398.99.

Analysts and...


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