I was able to attend the Fall Dinner of the Council for Monetary Research & Education (CMRE), held on Thursday night at the Union Club in New York. It was as outstanding as this year's . For the next Spring Dinner Resource Investor plans to host its own table; we'll let you know how the invites will be dished out.
Russia has lifted a three-year moratorium on issuing new licenses for the exploitation of Russia's natural resources. Look forward to a scramble for as investors move to take advantage of the relaxation and streamlining of the process.