Ukraine sails back into favour

Strong growth, a successful sovereign bond deal and undervalued assets are turning Ukraine into the hottest new investment opportunity.

The start of real reform

A free market for Russia's electricity is within sight as the break-up of the power sector bolts through the halfway mark. Ben Aris reports.

What next for the EBRD?

The EBRD has done such a good job in central and eastern Europe, opening up market access and catalyzing transformation of financial systems, that it now may no longer be needed.

Roaring back

Emerging-market investment bankers have been tramping the corridors of power in Kiev ever since Ukraine showed signs of shrugging off its economic torpor in 2000.