This session will focus on the main areas of development in investment processes for private pension funds.
Discussions will cover the new legal requirements for financial instruments in private pension fund portfolios, including new types of assets, ratings, and exchange transactions.
Particular attention will be paid to long-term investments, currency instruments, and foreign securities.
Leading market experts will share their opinions on the effects that stress testing, fiduciary responsibility,
and requirements for a return on pension funds have on funds investment policies.
The Next 20 Years, a new book published jointly by PwC Russia, the Roscongress Foundation, and Vesti.Finance, features forecasts presented by leading entrepreneurs, economists, and politicians at the VESTIFINANCE forum.
The report titled Proposals for Russias Migration Strategy through 2035 has been prepared by the order from the Centre for Strategic Research. The period that followed the disintegration of the Soviet Union proved to be challenging
for Russia from the perspective of politics, socioeconomics, demographics and migration. The unfavourable demographic trends and the declining and ageing of the population
were partially offset by an influx of temporary and permanent migrants from
other post-Soviet states. But numerous errors in the migration policy led to a decrease in Russias migration attractiveness, turning migration into a source of social tension and an instrument of political infighting.
This report by the Credit Suisse Research Institute describes main concerns associated with measuring economic welfare based on gross domestic product figures and proposes other indicators as an alternative to GDP.