Putin Has to Be Elected Legitimately in March: CIO

3:30 AM ET Wed, 18 Jan 2012

Roland Nash, CIO at Verno Capital, told CNBC, "I think that Putin getting elected is not going to be particularly difficult, I think he is still by far and away the favourite to be elected Russia's next president but to be elected legitimately that is going to be the really difficult thing for Putin to pull off."