March 6, 2014 on the official website of the White House was published Obama's order to lock the U.S. assets to any person without a court order:

«Section 1. (a) All property and interests in property that are in the United States, that hereafter come within the United States, or that are or hereafter come within the possession or control of any United States person (including any foreign branch) of the following persons are blocked and may not be transferred, paid, exported, withdrawn, or otherwise dealt in: any person determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State »


The last straw that made foreign capital defenseless in the U.S. was the introduction of U.S. sanctions against all individuals with assets in the United States. Formally, the sanctions associated with the events in Ukraine. However, the wording of the list of persons who are subject to these sanctions, so blurred that it can be attributed to any foreign person. In addition, sanctions are an extrajudicial nature. Once under sanctions, no one have the chance to prove the innocence.

In this regard, the Russian companies and citizens who have assets in the U.S., a new after Cyprus forced tax 100% invested. This is a powerful incentive to return capital to the Russia and allocate funds within the country.

According to analysts of «SMART Securities», the growth in demand will affect investment products with capital protection, and protection against inflation such as deposits, securities and real estate. In this regard, the company plans to increase the provision of investment advisory services in this area.