Investments - UK and Russia: Unique IR Event is Coming to Moscow

Jan 25, 2010, 02:45 ET from KIFIR

MOSCOW, January 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Finance & Investment Markets Players Club (KIFIR), PR Newswire, the British Embassy in Moscow, and Petropavlovsk Plc present a Business Discussion Meeting 'Investments - UK and Russia' on 3rd February 2010.

The networking event, supported by Petropavlovsk Plc (, will bring together directors and owners of leading Russian and international companies, leading industry experts, Media and government officials.

Main Speakers:

Mark Hynes ( London )

Mark chairs the Investor Relations Society Policy Committee, and sits on FSA, CESR (Committee of European Securities Regulators) and other advisory groups. Mark will share his knowledge on how to attract foreign investors in competitive international market conditions (

Also, Mark will hold a Master Class 'Creating and Managing a World Class Investor Relations in Difficult Time' on 4th February:

    Mikhail Matovnikov ( Moscow )

MD of Interfax-CEA (Centre of Economic Analysis) and Interfax Business Services, Mikhail is one of the leading Russian financial analysts. He teaches the certified UK IR course and will offer an overview of Russian developments in corporate governance and IR practices (

The British Embassy is going to be represented by Caroline Wilson, Minister Counsellor Economics and Trade & Investment.

    Other Prominent Speakers:

    - Alexander Murychev, First Vice-President, RSPP;
    - Anatoly Aksakov, President of Russian Regional Banks Association;
    - Alexey Maslovskiy, Group Head, Business Development Petropavlovsk

Eugene Kasevin (KIFIR) says that Russian progress to evolve itself as major economy will benefit from the event where business leaders will be able to discuss issues of attracting investments whilst implementing the best known and proven practices from the UK of transparent management and clear vision of the future for their business initiatives.

Alexandre Bykov, who represents PR Newswire in Russia, states that the IR event will provide a platform for a discussion of transparency issues during difficult economic conditions.

Media Partners: Finance Magazine (, Interfax (, The Moscow Times (

Organisational Partners: Russian Regional Banks Association (, RBCC (, the Institute of Financial Markets Development ( and Vinopolis (


    More Information Registration details are available at:

    CONTACT: Eugene Kasevin, KIFIR Chairman,
    Email: Russia-UK@KIFIR.INFO.
    m: +7-963-716-5837