Putin awards Valtteri Bottas with Russian F1 GP TrophySport April 30, 18:02
FIA Formula One 2017 Russian Grand Prix boosts off in SochiSport April 30, 15:23
Merkel to pay first visit to Russia in two years for talks with PutinWorld April 30, 14:40
Passenger plane crashes in CubaWorld April 29, 22:49
US anti-missile systems in Eastern Europe violate INF Treaty - Russian foreign ministryRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 29, 20:35
Moscow police say 250 people take part in protest rallyWorld April 29, 16:29
Abe plans to continue dialogue with Putin to solve global issuesWorld April 29, 14:50
Moscow is ready to cooperate with Washington on Syria — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 29, 12:24
Diplomat calls US’ allegations about isolation of Russia in UN 'strange'Russian Politics & Diplomacy April 28, 20:58
MOSCOW, April 5. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin sent his greetings to the participants, organizers and guests of the Exchange Forum and congratulated the Moscow Stock Exchange on its 25th anniversary.
The text of the greeting telegram has been published on the Kremlin’s official website.
"The Russian stock market has a great potential for growth, we have the required infrastructure, we are improving the regulatory framework for attracting capital by placing shares and bonds. It is important not to stop at what has been achieved, to increase the competitiveness and attractiveness of the national financial market. Its capacities should fully meet requirements of business and task of the country’s development," the statement says.
The Russian leader noted that the Exchange Forum is rightly considered a significant event in the life of the domestic business community. Putin reminded that annually this forum gathers representatives of banking circles and broker companies, Russian and international investment funds, heads of business agencies and public authorities, industry experts and analysts.
"Such a lively, multifaceted dialogue is extremely useful for developing approaches to solving urgent financial and economic issues and the main of them are development of the Russian securities market, its links with the global financial system, creation of a comfortable investment climate in our country," the President added.
Putin wished success to the participants of the forum and expressed confidence that the event will be held in a businesslike, constructive manner. He expressed hope that the forum's recommendations will be in demand in real economic situation.
The 8th Exchange Forum is held in Moscow from April 5 till April 7.