Julia Zworykina: Perspective on BRICS payment system creation

Julia Zworykina Perspective on BRICS payment system creation Doctor of Economics, Deputy Director of ANO institute Vnesh Econom Bank (VEB) Professor of the Moscow State International Relations University (MGIMO) Nowadays one of the most painful subjects is the problem of how Russian enterprises and citizens use existing payment systems under the restrictions of banks – even…

Moscow supports entrepreneurs and exporters

Moscow supports entrepreneurs and exporters The Moscow government has introduced a number of measures to support the economy, address the negative implications after the introduction of restrictions, preservation of jobs, and the creation of an environment for import substitution.   The Mayor Sergey Sobianin has decided to create a commission aimed at boosting the steady…

Russian business in search of new partners

Russian business in search of new partners The Russian double-headed eagle, which for a long time was looking exclusively to the West, is beginning to turn heads in different directions in search of new partners.   Under extreme sanctions pressure, Moscow is focused today on looking for new partners. This is not an easy business.…

Moscow pilot sites for startups from all over the world

Moscow pilot sites for startups from all over the world The Moscow Innovation Pilot Testing Program is a convenient and efficient service for innovative startups, which allows testing the latest technological solutions at major city and business sites.   As part of the Moscow Innovation Pilot Testing Program, the world’s largest network of pilot sites…

The russian securities market is experiencing hard times

The russian securities market is experiencing hard times Russian economist Igor Nikolayev is the thinking leader, whose opinion matters. Chief research fellow at the Institute of Economics with the Russian Academy of Sciences spoke in an interview with CAPITAL IDEAS about the Russian Federation securities market   Recently, a new expression almost became a meme:…

What’s new #30

Moscow has taken the lead in the rating of the provinces with the most attractive climate for investments Russia’s capital city has for the 4th time taken the lead in the state’s national rating of the investment climate in sub-federal entities of the Russian Federation of the Agency of Strategic Initiatives. Moscow has been in…

Sergey Andrushin: The Central Bank’s digital currency

Sergey Andrushin The Central Bank’s digital currency Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor, Chief research fellow of The Institute of Economics with RAS   After the appearance of the first virtual currencies in the world economy, at first in the form of cryptocurrencies (Bit- coin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, and other altcoins), and then in the form…

Evgeniy Dridze: We will explain, not direct

Evgeniy Dridze We will explain, not direct In what corner of the Earth can we find business partners? How to build international cooperation; and what will be the new version of Capital Ideas, – this was discussed in an exclusive interview by Evgeniy Dridze, deputy head of the Department of foreign economic and international relations of…

Evgenia Obukhova: New life of the Moscow exchange

Evgenia Obukhova New life of the Moscow exchange The Moscow Exchange has re-opened after a long cessation of trading in February and March and has resumed operations in the Russian market. The main volumes are provided by private investors; with involvement of non-resident investors from friendly countries expected in the future. Investor preferences change and…