Astana, Kazakhstan, January 31, 2017 — Center for Strategic Initiatives (hereinafter "CSI") in Astana, Kazakhstan and Thomson Reuters (Markets) S.A. (hereinafter "TR") signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today underpinning a strategic collaboration to strengthen each other's propositions on the market of Kazakhstan. It is signed by the senior partner of CSI Mr. Darmen Sadvakassov and managing partner of TR
in Russia/CIS Mr. Piotr Marczewski.
CSI and TR seek to establish a mutually beneficial relationship in order to enhance the level of cooperation between the two organizations, including but not limited to the areas of financial and government solutions, risk management, transaction monitoring, transparency of the legal framework, islamic finance and communications.
TR is the world's leading source of news and information for professional markets. It delivers the intelligence, technology and expertise to the customers to find trusted answers. The business has operated in more than 100 countries for more than 100 years.
CSI is a new dynamically developing independent consulting and analytical company, based in Astana, Kazakhstan. It consolidates an extensive local expertise and the best world standards and practices providing high-class services in strategic and management consulting to the public and private sector customers.