Diamond Age Russia Fund: Monthly Letter to Investors – March 2014

The “Crimea” Edition: “Russia and asset prices go South” In March, the Fund’s portfolio lost ground and NAV dropped 16.25%. However, for a geopolitical event of this magnitude, this result was painful but predictable – what else could be expected of a long-biased portfolio, constructed with a long-term view to…

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Russia’s Future Prospects & Russia in Comparison with Emerging Markets of the CIS, Africa, Latin America and Asia

Ian Pryde, Founder & CEO of Eurasia Strategy & Communications, is to present a seminar at the Canada-Eurasia-Russia Business Association (CERBA): “Russia’s Future Prospects & Russia in Comparison with Emerging Markets of the CIS, Africa, Latin America and Asia”. Ian will cover topics such as Russia’s “catch up with West”…

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Letter to the FT – We need Clark’s erudition today

Sir, The BBC may well have lost its risk appetite since the halcyon days of the late 1960s and early 1970s, but Peter Aspden’s characterisation of Kenneth Clark as “western-centric” and as much a “relic as the subjects of his learned, but dated discourse” is rather unfair (“Civilisation has evolved…

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