Investors vote with their feet in Russia's first bond sale since the Presidential election, with...

|By:, SA News Editor

Investors vote with their feet in Russia's first bond sale since the Presidential election, with the Treasury selling just 8B ($270M) roubles of a planned 45B roubles worth of 7-year paper. Rising concerns about Russia's finances and politics contributed to the poor outcome, which followed a Fitch downgrade warning yesterday.