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Blockchain is doing for financial institutions what the internet has done for information in general.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

More people have mobile phones than a bank account. This represents a big opportunity for financial institutions.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

Putin says the desire to invest in the Russian economy is strong, especially among foreign investors. 13:49 Sean Gardner, moderator

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

General revenues are on the rise.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

We are currently waiting for Putin.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

As the first session ends, it is important to note the stated commitment to digital technology AND to addressing digital inequality. Such an important topic.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

There are new industries and new products emerging to help people take advantage of the digital economy. "Data" is the new oil, so Russia is investing in an infrustructure that can help them to leverage it.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

There has been a small but significant rebound in investment in the oil industry.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

The Russian economy is growing at 2% inflation. Early on, the consensus is that the country is headed for even stronger economic achievement, but clearly more can be done.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

And we begin! Great comments about the promise and positive outcomes of the Russian economy.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

Business and commerce are the major topics for today's event. Everyone looks excited.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator

Everyone is waiting for the first session to begin.

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Tuesday, 24 October , Sean Gardner, moderator