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    1. June 18, 2015

      France and Belgium freeze Russian state assets over Yukos case

      Russia said its lawyers were studying French and Belgian moves to freeze state assets in an attempt to enforce a $50bn...

    2. May 21, 2015

      Russians confronted by the ultimate test of loyalties

      As Russia became embroiled in the war in Ukraine last summer, Olga Talalay jumped at the chance to escape the politics...

    1. April 16, 2015

      Offices of Khodorkovsky’s foundation raided in Moscow

      Security forces raided the Moscow offices of Open Russia, the foundation backed by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, in connection...

    2. April 1, 2015

      Rosneft settles legal dispute with Yukos shareholders

      Rosneft has settled a long-running legal dispute with former shareholders of Yukos, the Russian energy group it took...

    3. February 26, 2015

      Russia: Left out in the cold

      There were still thick crusts of dirty snow piled up on the edges of the pavement outside Krasnopresnenskaya, a Metro...

    4. The World

      January 6, 2015

      Smart Reads 6 January 2015

      Signs of discontent are evident across the ‘caliphate’ ruled by Isis as even the Sunnis who welcomed the jihadi group...

    5. FT Alphaville

      January 6, 2015

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Tuesday, - “You dance now. You dance now. We are making the party now. THIS IS DOING BUSINESS IN CHINA” -...

    6. The World

      December 19, 2014

      Putin treats Russia's oligarchs to a free supper

      After watching their fortunes nosedive over the past year on the back of Russia’s annexation of Crimea and adventures...

    7. December 19, 2014

      Lunch with the FT: Mikhail Khodorkovsky

      Given what he has lived through, Mikhail Khodorkovsky can perhaps be forgiven a few indulgences. One of those is a good...

    8. December 19, 2014

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky offers himself as Russia’s ‘crisis manager’

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the former oligarch who became Russia’s most famous political prisoner, is proposing himself as a...

    9. December 17, 2014

      Russian investigators release billionaire Vladimir Yevtushenkov

      Russian investigators have released billionaire Vladimir Yevtushenkov — whose oil company, Bashneft, had been...

    10. FT Alphaville

      December 15, 2014

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Monday, - Clearing houses, the most powerful financial regulators in the world — and they never asked for...

    11. November 11, 2014

      Tories release names of leader club members

      The Conservative party on Tuesday released details of the select group of high value donors on its leaders’ list – a...

    12. Nick Butler

      September 28, 2014

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky: Putin's nemesis?

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky at a public meeting on April 27, 2014 in Donetsk, Ukraine  © Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images It might...

    13. September 21, 2014

      Russia’s opposition shows faint signs of life

      Russia’s liberal opposition showed signs of life on Sunday with protest marches in several cities against President...

    14. September 17, 2014

      Yevtushenkov loses favour as new Moscow order emerges

      At the 20th birthday party last year for AFK Sistema, his sprawling oil-telecoms-retail conglomerate, Vladimir...

    15. August 24, 2014

      Putin profits politically from wars and western apologists

      Here we go again. Russian artillery fires and a convoy – filled with aid, the Russians say – rolls across Ukraine’s...

    16. August 4, 2014

      Arbitration cases heard in London surpass financial crisis peak

      A London court that settles complex commercial disputes saw a rise in the number of cases last year that surpassed the...

    17. July 31, 2014

      Moscow ordered to pay Yukos shareholders €1.9bn

      The European Court of Human Rights has ordered Russia to pay €1.9bn ($2.5bn) in damages to shareholders of the defunct...

    18. FT Alphaville

      July 28, 2014

      The Closer

      FURTHER FURTHER READING - Three faces of low inflation: US, Japan, and the Euro area. - Five myths about the gender pay...

    19. July 28, 2014

      Yukos ruling adds to Russia isolation

      The Kremlin came under intense pressure on Monday after an international tribunal ordered Russia to pay $50bn damages...

    20. July 28, 2014

      A damning verdict in the Yukos case

      Few political acts in recent times have been quite as brazen as the Russian government’s dismemberment of Yukos a...

    21. July 28, 2014

      Leonid Nevzlin is biggest winner from Yukos ruling at The Hague

      For nearly a decade, 54 year-old Leonid Nevzlin has been at the centre of the legal fight for compensation for Yukos...

    22. July 28, 2014

      Timeline: The rise and fall of Yukos

      A decision by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague to award former shareholders of Yukos damages totalling...

    23. July 28, 2014

      Q&A: $50bn Yukos award against Russia

      Former Yukos shareholders have been awarded $50bn in damages against Russia in one of the biggest arbitration awards...

    24. July 28, 2014

      Former Yukos shareholders awarded $50bn in damages against Russia

      Former leading shareholders of the Yukos oil company have been awarded $50bn in damages against Russia, by far the...

    25. July 23, 2014

      Yukos investors await ruling in $100bn claim against Russia

      The ruling in a $100bn damages claim against Russia by shareholders of the defunct Yukos oil company will be revealed...

    26. June 25, 2014

      Yukos ruling casts cloud over Russia’s summer of gains

      No sooner has the Moscow stock market erased all its losses since Russia annexed Crimea in March than up pops the...

    27. April 28, 2014

      Igor Sechin: Russia’s second most powerful man

      In adding Igor Sechin, chief executive of state-owned oil company Rosneft, to the list of sanctioned Russian officials,...

    28. April 11, 2014

      ‘My Fellow Prisoners’, by Mikhail Khodorkovsky

      My Fellow Prisoners, by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Penguin, RRP£4.99, 96 pages In 2003 Mikhail Khodorkovsky, then Russia’s...

    29. January 23, 2014

      Khodorkovsky’s business partner to be freed from jail

      Platon Lebedev, one of the closest associates of recently-freed Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, is set to be...

    30. January 16, 2014

      Amnesty will do little to improve Russia business climate

      How should the business community view the pre-Christmas release of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the oligarch who had been...

    31. January 12, 2014

      The pursuit of Yukos’ wealth

      When Leonid Nevzlin, the former business partner of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, met the one-time Russian tycoon after his...

    32. January 10, 2014

      Khodorkovsky travels to Israel to meet former Yukos partners

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky has met former business partners in Israel, in an indication that the one-time Russian tycoon is...

    33. Nick Butler

      December 30, 2013

      Russia advances into the Mediterranean

      Vladimir Putin has finished the year in style, consolidating Russian control in Ukraine and winning easy brownie points...

    34. December 27, 2013

      Why the west has not boycotted the Sochi Olympics

      With the approach of the Winter Olympics, to be held in February around the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, you can...

    35. The World

      December 23, 2013

      Why Khodorkovsky's release does not herald change in Russia

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky (Getty) As Mikhail Khodorkovsky enters a fourth day of freedom in Berlin after his stunning...

    36. December 22, 2013

      Freed oil magnate Mikhail Khodorkovsky strikes magnanimous tone

      His hair, once a thick mop, was so close-cropped he appeared almost bald. But in a dark suit and blue tie, Mikhail...

    37. December 22, 2013

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky vows not to seek power in Russia

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky said on Sunday he would not fight for power in Russia following his dramatic release from jail,...

    38. December 21, 2013

      Khodorkovsky reunited with son and parents in Berlin

      Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the former oil tycoon who has spent more than a decade behind bars, was reunited with his son and...

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