Tag: monetary policy

October 30, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Bank of Russia keeps key rates at 11%

After a rate-setting meeting today, the Bank of Russia Board of Directors has decided to keep the key interest rate unchanged at 11.0% per annum, referring once again to substantial inflation risks. In its announcement, the Russian “Megaregulator” said the balance between inflation risks and the risks of economy cooling has broadly remained the same…

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March 30, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Monex Global Retail Investor Survey: 40% say BOJ QE measures unlikely

Monex Group, Inc. (TYO:8698), the Japan-based group of Forex brokers, this morning published its 16th Global Retail Investor Survey. The survey, conducted in late February and early March 2015, covered the opinions of retail investors in Japan, China (Hong Kong) and the United States on global Forex and stock markets for the following three months.…

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March 13, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Bank of Russia reduces key rate from 15% to 14%

Bank of Russia, the country's financial megaregulator, has just announced the key interest rate will be reduced to 14% from March 16, 2015. The move represents a cut from the level of 15%, which was introduced on February 2, 2015. That, in itself, represented a cut from the level of 17%, introduced on December 16,…

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