Tag: russia oil

February 11, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

Russia’s oil price problems

The following post is courtesy of Simon Smith, Chief Economist at FxPro. For more FxPro market research and insights click here. [divide] I remember around 10 years ago meeting an analyst who covered Russia. This seemed a very interesting opportunity to learn about how the Russian economy and its relationship with the world. Yet his presentation…

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December 16, 2014 BY Andrew Saks-McLeod

Guest Editorial: The colder war

Can FX trading in Russian currency be spurred by broad economic factors in Russia, especially bearing in mind the circumstance that surrounds one of Russia's main commodities and the industry that produces and refines it: oil. Paul Orford reports.

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