Russia and CIS Capital Markets Conference strengthens ties

On Tuesday 22 November in Moscow, LSEG and KPMG hosted a very successful Russia and CIS Capital Markets Conference, which gathered over 150 top level industry experts, corporates and advisers.

Her Majesty's Ambassador Dr Laurie Bristow delivered a keynote speech emphasizing historically strong business and trade links between the countries and the willingness to work with the Russian government to resolve existing issues.

The panel discussions were focused on the more upbeat macroeconomic forecast for 2017, the outlook for Russian IPOs, recent activity in the Fixed Income space, investment flows and trading opportunities.

The event, also supported by sponsors Otkritie and Debevoise, concluded with an evening drinks reception at Sixty Moscow, a unique venue situated on the 62nd floor of the Federation Tower in Moscow City.