AM Best to Host Russian-Language Webinar on Impact of Oil Price Movements, COVID-19 on Russia, CIS Insurance Markets

LONDON--()--AM Best will host a complimentary Russian-language webinar on 15 April 2020, at 12 p.m. MSK (GMT+3). A sudden drop in oil prices in March 2020, further spooked financial markets already unsettled by the accelerating spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Oil prices have been hit by both weakened demand due to the COVID-19-related economic slowdown and excess supply. OPEC+ supply discussions broke down after the failure of negotiations between two of the largest oil producers, Russia and Saudi Arabia. On 17 March 2020, the Brent Crude futures price dropped to below USD 30, for the first time since 2016.

This AM Best webinar considers the potential impact of the oil price drop on the insurance markets in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The webinar will be delivered in Russian language. Please send advance questions to webinars@ambest.com.

Register now: www.ambest.com/webinars/russia

Panelists from AM Best include:

  • Valeria Ermakova, associate director, Analytics; and
  • Elena Abramova, financial analyst.

AM Best is a global credit rating agency, news publisher and data analytics provider specializing in the insurance industry. Headquartered in the United States, the company does business in over 100 countries with regional offices in New York, London, Amsterdam, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Mexico City. For more information, visit www.ambest.com.

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Contacts

Edem Kuenyehia
Director, Market Development & Communications
+44 20 7397 0280
edem.kuenyehia@ambest.com

Contacts

Edem Kuenyehia
Director, Market Development & Communications
+44 20 7397 0280
edem.kuenyehia@ambest.com