No 'Putin Discount' on Russian Equities: Strategist

2:00 AM ET Mon, 5 March 2012

Russian equities "are cheap" Philip Poole, global head of macro and investment strategy at HSBC Global Asset Management, told CNBC. "If you look at where it's traded in the past, I don't see that there should be a 'Putin discount' actually, I think it would probably be the other way around."