One more influential organization has joined the CCILR Chamber of Commerce and Industry Luso-Russian: The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) is now an official member of CCILR.
RDIF is Russia's sovereign wealth fund with reserved capital of $10 billion under management.
Working alongside the world's foremost investors, RDIF makes direct investments in leading, as well as promising, Russian companies.
RDIF was created in 2011 under the leadership of the President and Prime Minister of Russia to co-invest alongside with top global investors, acting as a catalyst for direct investment in Russia.
RDIF has invested and committed for this purpose 1.5 trillion rubles, of which RDIF alone invested 100 billion rubles and 1.4 trillion rubles came from co-investors, partners and banks.
RDIF also attracted over $40 billion of foreign capital into the Russian economy through long-term strategic partnerships.