Thomson ReutersDecember 12, 2013 16:39
By Megan Davies
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian shares are expected to rise 6 percent in 2014, recouping only some of this year's losses, as investors are lured by an attractive dividend yield and equity market valuation, a Reuters poll found.
Russia's emergence as an equity value play follows a lackluster year. Investors, spooked by a slowing economy, shoddy treatment of minority shareholders and a Kremlin crackdown on political opposition, fled the country.