Russian pension funds may be invested in infastructure

Russian pension funds: Russia’s Finance Ministry wants to invest some of the country’s estimated RUB2.5tr pension pot in the development of the national economy from the beginning of next year. Pension funds are currently subject to tight restrictions on their use, but the Ministry believes that it offers an opportunity to relieve an economy on the edge of recession and  currently with restricted access to overseas sources of finance. The Moscow Times