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Moscow's dividend yield is highest among markets but investors are not biting

Dividends on Russian stocks are blooming, but investors are dumping Moscow-listed shares on concerns that the US won't ease sanctions on Russia as quickly as previously expected. Investors are watching the oil-price outlook and the contours of the US-Russian relationship.


THE world's most generous dividends are going a-begging as the strongest quarterly rally since 2012 in emerging markets leaves Russian stocks behind.

Investors are ignoring an estimated payout of 5.3 per cent in the next 12 months as they dump Moscow-listed shares on concern...

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