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Elena Fabrichnaya

Russian landlords feel the pinch as COVID-19 hits incomes and rents

Sep 21 2020

By Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber, Andrey Ostroukh and Elena Fabrichnaya

UPDATE 2-Russian central bank puts rate-cutting cycle on hold

Sep 18 2020

* Next rate meetings due on Oct. 23, Dec. 18 (Adds detail, quotes)

Russia seen holding rates after rouble slide on geopolitical concerns: Reuters Poll

Sep 14 2020

MOSCOW Russia's central bank is likely to keep its main interest rate on hold on Friday following a slide in the rouble on concern over geopolitical developments, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Russian cenbank says will consider rate cut "thoughtfully and with care"

Sep 10 2020

MOSCOW, Sept 10 The Russian central bank will consider a rate cut next week "thoughtfully and with care" as the coronavirus pandemic makes such a decision more complicated, Deputy Central Bank Governor Alexei Zabotkin said on Thursday.

Russia seen cutting rates by at least 25 basis points on Friday: Reuters poll

Jul 20 2020

MOSCOW Russia's central bank is expected to cut its benchmark interest rate to a fresh record low on Friday, as a lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus and still-low oil prices cause the economy to shrink.

Exclusive: Russia central bank will consider rate cut next week, deputy governor says

Jul 16 2020

MOSCOW Russia's central bank will consider cutting interest rates next week, but it has already used much of its room to ease policy and foresees limits to what it can do in the future, Deputy Governor Alexei Zabotkin told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Russia central bank will consider rate cut next week, deputy governor says

Jul 16 2020

MOSCOW, July 16 Russia's central bank will consider a cutting interest rates next week, but it's already used much of its room to ease policy and foresees limits to what it can do in the future, Deputy Governor Alexei Zabotkin told Reuters.

Russia's economic contraction, subdued inflation suggest more rate cuts likely in 2020

Jun 30 2020

MOSCOW Russia will continue cutting interest rates this year from already record-low levels as it faces a worsening economic contraction and subdued inflationary risks, according to a poll of economists and analysts released by Reuters on Tuesday.

Russia cuts rates to record low amid coronavirus crisis

Jun 19 2020

MOSCOW Russia's central bank slashed interest rates on Friday to the lowest level since the collapse of the Soviet Union, pledging to consider the need for even lower rates amid waning inflationary risks and a shrinking economy.

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