Ukraine - Banks still want a revolution - Ukraine's financial institutions are thriving despite renewed political upheaval. A surge in M&A and IPO activity could be the next stage.
Commodities - Food for thought - A plentiful supply of cheap, high-quality farmland means Russia may become key in the drive to solve global food shortages.
Infrastructure - A boom from the bust? Russia's infrastructure will cost trillions of dollars to fix. How are bankers and investors looking to profit from the rebuilding?