Category: L5PR

Level 5 test report title

Level 5, Macroeconomy. We work with many of the world’s largest corporations and financial agencies and provide them with economic, political, industry and risk advice across all industry sectors and throughout the entire Eurasian region. Our clients include 80 multinationals, trade organisations and financial institutions working across the region.


If you are not a member please click here to contact us Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Level 5 test – Macro economy

Macro-Advisory is not part of a larger financial or industrial group. The company is wholly owned by senior management and is completely independent of any external pressures. It means we can provide our clients with clear and unbiased strategic analysis and advice.

We do not take market positions and are not seeking to sell assets. We do not promote government positions or lobby on behalf of industry or trade groups. We are positioned as trusted advisors to our clients and help make the best decisions for the company and stakeholders.

Russia: The Impact of Sanctions on the Economy

The additional sanctions now applied to Russia carry significant implications for the macro case and will make it very difficult, if not impossible, for the government to achieve its declared national economic and social goals or to fund the National Projects.

Russia Economy – CBR Rate Decision: The Chase for Inflation is Largely Over, for Now

 In a widely anticipated move by the market, Russia’s central bank decided on Friday, December 17th to hike its key rate by 100bp to 8.5%. Although this decision puts the real key rate into positive territory for the first time since October 2020, it also shows that the CBR has significant concerns over the inflation trend and, therefore, prefers to keep a hawkish monetary stance.

Russia Demographics: Too many babushkas, not enough babies

Russia inherited bad demography from the Soviet Union, and added its own twist with a low birth rate in the 1990s. The economic boom of the 2000s helped the birth rate to rise and the death rate to fall, but the downturn since 2013 has pushed the birth rate down again.

Ukraine Macro & Politics Update

Investors have reacted very positively to the indications, since validated, that Volodymyr Zelenskiy is on course to be Ukraine’s sixth elected president. It is not that Zelenskiy has published a major new program for government or even a strong list of policy priorities. He has, in fact, been deliberately vague on what he would focus on if elected president.

Date range

Select Date