The tone of IntelligenCIS will be familiar to any regular follower of the Oblomovism website. It provides insight and analysis on events in Russia and the CIS, digging beneath the headlines to underline their greater significance and long-term ramifications.

Targeted readers include long-term investors, Russia-watchers, lawyers and members of the intelligence community - or indeed anyone who might be active in politics, energy, telecoms, mining, chemicals, metals, the retail or construction or defence industries