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MOSCOW The Russian central bank is expected to hold its key interest rate unchanged on Friday as emerging markets stabilize and inflation hovers around central bank forecasts, according to a Reuters poll.
MOSCOW, Jan 24 The Russian rouble gained on
Thursday, buoyed by local demand linked to month-end tax
payments but investors watched developments in Venezuela that
could have repercussions on the Russian market.
MOSCOW Russia's economy will hit some speed bumps in 2019 and inflation will rise, a Reuters monthly poll showed on Thursday, due to risks of new sanctions, a weaker rouble and a planned tax increase.
MOSCOW, Dec 24 Russian companies seeking to
issue Eurobonds are looking into using Russia's National
Settlement Depository (NSD) in addition to global settlement and
clearing platforms due to the ongoing risk of further U.S.
sanctions, a top finance ministry official said.
MOSCOW, Dec 14 Russia's central bank hiked its
main interest rate on Friday, seeking to keep a lid on rising
inflation and offset pressure on an already weak rouble after it
said it would resume foreign currency purchases for state
MOSCOW Russia's central bank is considering asking banks and major companies to tell it in advance about foreign exchange deals that could affect the value of the rouble, three financial markets sources told Reuters.
MOSCOW Russia's stock market will post small gains by the end of this year in the absence of more Western sanctions, but the theme of penalties and global trade conflict are likely to dominate the mood next year, a Reuters poll found.
MOSCOW, Nov 27 Russia raised 1 billion euros
($1.13 billion) with a yield of 3.0 percent on Tuesday with the
sale of its first euro-denominated Eurobond in five years, the
Finance Ministry confirmed, despite an escalation of tensions
MOSCOW, Nov 1 Russia's largest lender Sberbank
has posted a record-high quarterly profit on Thursday
for the turbulent third quarter, beating market expectations
although the pace of profit growth declined.