Chris Weafer, the former chief strategist at UralSib Financial Corp. in Moscow, has been hired by brokerage Troika Dialog, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Chris Weafer has left his position as chief strategist at the investment banking unit of OAO Sberbank, bringing to an end his second stint at the subsidiary of Russia’s largest lender.
Chris Weafer, chief strategist at ING Bank NV in Moscow, comments on the effect U.S. debt talks will have on stock markets and emerging markets. He spoke in a telephone interview from London today.
"People are beginning to realize that the sanctions will remain in place until real progress has been achieved in the Ukraine crisis."
- Chris Weafer on Oct 16, 2014