14 October 2019
Moscow Exchange and Renaissance Capital to host Russian investment forum in London

Renaissance Capital, a leading emerging and frontier markets investment bank, and Moscow Exchange will convene the annual Moscow Exchange Forum: London Session on 16-17 October 2019. The event will bring together more than 300 representatives of the global financial community.

The first day of the event, 16 October, will be dedicated to one-on-one meetings between institutional investors and representatives of leading Russian companies.

The second day of the forum,17 October, will be dedicated to Moscow Exchange’s presentation of its corporate strategy for the next five years followed by a series of public panel discussions on the Russian capital markets and the state of the Russian economy.

During the first panel session, representatives of the economics team of the Russian Government, the Central Bank of Russia and global investment funds will discuss Russia’s macroeconomic outlook and recent trends in the equity market. Speakers will include Deputy Minister of Finance Alexei Moiseev and Deputy Minister of Economic Development Polina Badasen. Oleg Vyugin, Chairman of the Moscow Exchange Supervisory Board, will moderate the panel.

The second panel, moderated by Maria Gordon, independent director at Moscow Exchange, Alrosa and Polyus, will hear remarks from leading international investors on investment ideas for the Russian market.

The third panel session will cover the convergence between offline and online retail models, particularly between brick-and-mortar retail and e-commerce. Speakers will include senior executives from MTS, Lenta, M.Video, and other leading Russian retailers. Petr Molchanov, Head of Investment Banking Russia and the CIS at Renaissance Capital, will moderate the discussion.

Renaissance Capital organizes a number of investor events, including roadshows, 1:1 investor meetings, capital markets days and annual regional conferences around the world, serving as a gateway to emerging and frontier markets for international investors.