Russia has asserted its geopolitical dominance of eastern Europe by engaging in a multi-stage military assault against Ukraine — an escalation of the war that began in 2014. With the intent of ending Ukraine’s existence as a unified and independent sovereign nation-state, the expectation is that no political, economic, and foreign policy decisions can be made without Moscow’s consent. If Russia can take control of Ukraine, then Vladimir Putin will have achieved his regime change objective.
Navigating Geopolitical Risk
New York Life Investments brings expert insights on the tensions between Russia and Ukraine, their political and economic impact, and how investors can build resiliency against the resulting uncertainty.