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The Russian central bank has left its key interest rate unchanged at 11 percent. Stroz Friedberg senior associate, Vadim Nikitin looks at the results and where the economy is now heading.
Peter Kinsella, head of EM economic & EM FX research at Commerzbank, looks at the Russian central bank and how the oil price and sanctions impact their future decisions.
Kirill Yankovskiy, director of equity sales at Otkritie Capital, discusses whether or not Russia's central bank will cut interest rates today.
Russian shares took a double whammy from sanctions and oil, but the market now offers "the bargain of the century," Templeton's Mark Mobius said.
The Russian central bank holds interest rates at 11 percent and says inflation risks remain high.
Vadim Nikitin, senior associate of Stroz Friedberg, explains what Russia needs to do to attract investors once more.
Joseph Dayan, managing director and head of markets at BCS Financial Group, says Russian policymakers' ability to manage a crisis doesn't mean its an attractive destination for business and investment.
Nina Khrushcheva, international affairs professor at The New School, discusses affairs in Russia with a falling currency.
Andrey Kostin, president of VTB Bank, comments on the possibility of the Russia government selling its stake in Sberbank and VTB, and says he is prepared to work with any shareholders.
Russia's Economy Ministry has changed its 2016 forecast to predict economic contraction, a draft document showed on Friday.
Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at RenAsset Management, discusses Russia’s outlook in relation to the ruble and weak oil prices.
Vadim Nikitin, senior associate at Stroz Friedberg, discusses Russia’s “anxiety” surrounding the economy and the central bank’s decision to keep rates on hold.
Russia’s central bank has decided to keep rates on hold at its latest monetary policy meeting Friday, CNBC’s Wilfred Frost reports.
Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, discusses Russia’s “very clear goals” when it comes to the Syrian conflict.
Simon Fentham-Fletcher, CIO at Freedom Asset Management, says the Russia central bank has missed an opportunity to cut rates, as the economy comes under greater pressure.
Currencies in Brazil and Russia are among the world’s worst performing this year, and that’s taken a bite out of consumers’ appetite for appliances.
Rair Simonyan, chairman of UBS Russia, says the oil price is a major factor influencing Russia's economy and its outlook for the future.
VTB Bank handily beat earnings forecasts in the third quarter, as Western countries' sanctions begin to lose their bite, the bank's chairman told CNBC.
Russia's central bank kept its main interest rate unchanged on Friday, as the country continues to deal with tough international sanctions and the fall in commodity prices.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discusses the country’s position in the Syrian crisis and recent remarks made by U.S. president Barack Obama.