CEO of emerging markets investment bank Renaissance Capital has said a sovereign eurobond benchmark in Russia is a "tremendous opportunity" as investors are currently so yield hungry.
Chris Van Riet, managing director of Radius Group, talks about the challenges for foreign investors and companies in Russia.
Some of the Russia's chief executives have told CNBC that they have thrived under the trade embargo.
The price of aluminum is set to pick up thanks to the recovery in the global economy, according to the chief executive of Rusal.
The president of VTB, Russia's second largest lender, has urged the country's central bank not to let up on the pace of interest rate cuts.
With Greece's relations with its European counterparts at a low ebb, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will head to Russia on Thursday.
Those expecting further swingeing rate cuts from Russia as the country’s inflation slows, or a Fed style bond-buying program, may be disappointed.
The Russians are already considering the consequences of a Greek departure from the euro zone.
Russia hopes to rebuild its investment outlook and relationship with the rest of the world during its international economic forum.
Despite sanctions, political isolation & business risks in a rocky environment, Sistema's CEO said Russia was still their key market.
Russia's central bank cut its key interest rate once again on Monday, in a further bid to stimulate economic growth in the country.
Perhaps it's time for Athens to broaden its search for funding - at least that's the suggestion from Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund.
Monday's rate cut came at an interesting time for the Bank of Russia's Governor Elvira Nabiullina.
The Russian Central Bank has cut its key interest rate by 100 basis points to 11.5 percent.
Despite the potential for more international sanctions on Russia, some investors and market analysts argue there is value to be found in the country.
Russia has the highest concentration of debt issuers at risk of downgrade of any emerging market country, according to Standard and Poor's.
Pope Francis has urged President Vladimir Putin to make a "sincere and great effort" to achieve peace with Ukraine.
Simon Fentham-Fletcher, CIO of Freedom Asset Management Limited, tells CNBC that there is significant investment opportunities in Russia.
The G7 has no desire to include Putin in this week's annual summit despite his crucial role in the group's agenda, Canada's Prime Minister told CNBC.
World leaders have wrapped up a G-7 summit in Germany, with a stronger stance on climate change, among a wide range of issues. CNBC's Carolin Roth reports.