By Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber, Andrey Ostroukh and Elena Fabrichnaya
* Next rate meetings due on Oct. 23, Dec. 18
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.