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These oligarchs are paying for Russia's slide

The combination of sanctions, the falling ruble and continuous slide in oil prices is chopping billions from the fortunes of Russia's richest men. Who's taking the biggest hit?
Source: CNBC.com | By: Robert Frank
Few oligarchs can beat Russia's weakening economy

MOSCOW, Dec 11- Russia's oligarchs are no strangers to misfortune, asset grabs, forced investments and financial crises. Even those close to President Vladimir Putin are not shielded from plunging oil prices and the economic downturn. Gas producer Novatek, in which an investment vehicle belonging to sanctioned Putin ally Gennady Timchenko has a 23 percent...
Source: Reuters | By: Jason Bush
Russian buys Watson's Nobel to give it back

MOSCOW- Russia's richest man says he has bought James D. Watson's Nobel Prize medal at Christie's in order to return it to the scientist. Alisher Usmanov, a metal and telecommunications tycoon worth $15.8 billion according to Forbes magazine, said in remarks carried by Russian television Tuesday that when he learned that Watson was selling the medal for...
Source: The Associated Press
Billionaire returns Nobel to US boffin who sold it

Russian Alisher Usmanov reveals he is the anonymous buyer of James Watson's medal - adding that he plans to give it back to the biologist.
Source: CNBC.com | By: CNBC.com staff
Usmanov: 'Fencing is my favourite sport'

Russian billionaire, Alisher Usmanov, talks about his love of fencing and how it helped him in the investment and business world.
Source: CNBC.com
Arsenal needs to strengthen in every area: Usmanov

Soccer club Arsenal needs to strengthen every part of its team to compete at the highest level, according to Russian billionaire and leading shareholder Alisher Usmanov.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Matt Clinch
Tough global economy in 2015: Russian billionaire

Alisher Usmanov, chairman of USM Holdings, says 2015 will not be easy for the global economy.
Source: CNBC.com
Alibaba investment up 500%: Russian billionaire

Alisher Usmanov, chairman of USM Holdings, says his investment in Alibaba has soared more than 500 percent.
Source: CNBC.com
Arsenal a dream that becomes a pain: Top shareholder

Alisher Usmanov, chairman of USM Holdings and one of the top shareholders in Arsenal soccer club, discusses why he is unhappy with the team's performance, and why it is "challenging" to accept the mistakes of manager Arsene Wenger.
Source: CNBC.com
Sanctions not Russia's only problem: Billionaire

Alisher Usmanov, chairman of USM Holdings, says the Russian economy relies too heavily on energy exports and is "poorly diversified".
Source: CNBC.com