Gas’s political might

Gas’s political might
In an E&ETV interview, Dr. Alexander Mirtchev, founder of the Krull Corporation and a top international consultant on energy security and or markets, explains the role of energy security as such and particularly the issue of Russian natural gas supply via the Ukraine into the heart of Europe. Russia claims that Ukraine is essentially shutting ...

Dr. Alexander Mirtchev: SWF, new mammoths in the City

Dr. Alexander Mirtchev: SWF, new mammoths in the City
They join in “clubs”, snatching strategic investments and takeovers for extreme profits and acquiring international legitimacy says Dr. Alexander Mirtchev, president of Krull, an advisory and project management firm based in Washington, DC, and an independent director of Kazakhstan’s SWF, Samruk-Kazyna. “Not only mature investors but SWFs are powerful exploiters of market opportunities,” observes Mirtchev, ...

Alexander Mirtchev: Look out for Mindless States

Alexander Mirtchev: Look out for Mindless States
Dr. Alexander Mirtchev, a Washington-based economic strategist and expert, told the Financial Times publication partner Mergermarket that “you don’t consider the price of the carpet you are using to put out the fire in your house,” but it is high time to look beyond the immediate short-term economic pressures, and devise a broader policy response ...

QE Now, Rampant Inflation Later?

QE Now, Rampant Inflation Later?
Inflation as a significant factor of global economic security, should move higher on the economic agenda according to Dr. Alexander Mirtchev, President of RUSI, the Institute for Defence & Security International. Although developed economies are facing threat of stagflation, China, Brazil and India are showing signs of overheating. In his view the QE/Interest dilemma, is ...

Before Uncertainty Grips the Global Economy

Before Uncertainty Grips the Global Economy
G-20 can and should tackle the economic issues that are plaguing the global economy, by reinvigorating sustainable economic growth and strengthening global economic security in such a way that will not reduce economic openness and integration in the world economy at the same time. Dr. Alexander Mirtchev, President of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) ...