Russian shares dropped to a five-year low yesterday, weighing on global markets, while the gold price jumped as the Ukraine crisis intensified.
Russia's Micex index shed 11% on Monday while the ruble plunged to a record low against the dollar and the euro after President Putin sent troops into the Crimea peninsula, which is part of Ukraine...
December 'remains achievable'
Able to monetise its assets
Formal agreement set to be announced soon
Cash holdings continue to grow