CREES scholar speaks at Russian Banking Forum

Posted on Wednesday 12th December 2012

Richard Connolly Russian Banking ForumDr. Richard Connolly spoke at the Russian Banking Forum, held at the Grange St. Paul’s Hotel, London on Wednesday, 28th November. Speaking on a panel that included Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Jim O'Neill, and First Deputy Chairperson of Sberbank, Bella Zlatkis, Dr. Connolly argued that restructuring of the Russian financial sector would be of crucial importance in shaping the prospects for the continued development of the Russian economy. A PDF of the presentation is available here.

Other speakers at the event included head of the Russian Federal Financial Markets Service (FSFR), Dmitry Pankin, First Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia, Alexei Ulyukayev, and President of the Association of Regional Banks of Russia (Association “Russia”), Anatoly Aksakov.