MIFC: Key Facts

A source of basic facts about the International Financial Centre in Moscow

Task Assignments

06.12.2011 / Moscow

Task Assignments given by the President of the Russian Federation following the MIFC International Advisory Board session
on 28 October 2011.

Events Calendar

April 2019

Media Coverage

29.01.2014 / Interfax

Russia #3 Worldwide in Foreign Direct Investment

FDI in developing and transitional economies hit record highs in 2013, according to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) report.

06.04.2013 / Kommersant

Central Bank Builds Financial Center

FFMS merger with the CB will significantly improve regulation – as expected by reform participants and instigators alike. Yesterday the Bank of Russia, FFMS and Minfin reps made a public presentation of the financial megaregulator, as the process has entered implementation stage. In the meantime, MIFC mastermind Alexander Voloshin sees the future unification of oversight as a key milestone for Moscow as International Financial Center.

29.01.2013 / Interfax

MIFC Location to be Determined by Workgroup

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is planning to establish a workgroup to determine the location of Moscow International Financial Center (MIFC) infrastructure.

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Moscow Exchange to Launch State-Owned Company Performance Index

21.05.2015 17:59 / slon.ru

The Ministry for Economic Development (MED) and Federal Property Management Agency have requested Moscow Exchange to launch indexes reflecting the performance of state-owned companies, reports Interfax, quoting sources familiar with the Exchange plans.

The Exchange, says the source, plans to launch the state-owned and regulated companies indexes. The MOEX press office confirmed that the state-owned companies index is in progress. The indexes will be used by MED and FPMA. MOEX declined further comment.

The list of 54 state-owned companies will form the basis for the index. Only listed public companies will be included. Regulated companies index will be based on the registrar of monopolies in water supply, fuel and energy, transport and communications.

Moscow Exchange’s key indexes are MICEX and RTS, comprising of 50 Russian blue chips.

In 2014, RBC agency compiled a rating of the best-performing Russian state-owned companies. The top 3 out of 12 were Rostelecom, Transneft and Gazprom Oil. The least effective were energy companies FSK, RusHydro and Rosseti.

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