Archive for March, 2014

Russia Ukraine Crisis Highlights Emerging Market Risks

Posted on: March 24th, 2014 by Robert Lawson

Last week, Russian authorities in the southern Russian city of Lipetsk halted production at the Roshen chocolate factory.  Roshen is a leading confectioner in Russia and Ukraine, is controlled by the Ukrainian businessman Petro Poroshenko, who also happens to be a Ukrainian MP and a supporter of the pro-European factions in the Ukrainian uprising.   The […]