Agovernment review of pensions tightens control over savings held in private funds. During the review, corporate contributions estimated at more than $7 billion in 2014, are being diverted into the struggling, state-run pension system. Mark Gay interviewed Alexander Lorenz, Chairman of the Council, Raiffesien Pension Fund.
Historically Russia's research enclaves have been isolated from the market, leading some observers to question the latest attempts at modernization. Skolkovo, however, is different, according to the director of its Startup Academy. He points to the high-profile success of two alumni.