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Tainted oil hits Russian revenues but rouble immune for now

12:58pm BST

MOSCOW Russia suffered a $1 billion (£784 million) shortfall in export revenues in the first two weeks of May after the discovery of contaminated oil disrupted pipeline flows to Europe, a Reuters calculation showed.

Russia seen cutting rates as inflation on track to slow - Reuters poll

30 Apr 2019

MOSCOW Russia's central bank is now seen cutting rates in the third quarter of 2019, sooner than previously expected, as inflation is on track to slow after peaking in March, a monthly Reuters poll showed on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Russian central bank holds rates, signals looming cut

26 Apr 2019

* Next rate-setting meeting on June 14 (Adds detail, analyst comments)

Russia's central bank seen holding rates on Friday - Reuters poll

22 Apr 2019

MOSCOW The Russian central bank is expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Friday, indicating it may consider cutting rates later this year, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.

Russia seen cutting rate in 2019 amid stable inflation outlook - Reuters poll

29 Mar 2019

MOSCOW The Russian central bank is likely to cut interest rates near the end of this year after inflationary expectations stabilised over the past month, a Reuters monthly poll of 19 analysts and economists showed on Friday.

Russia wants to borrow more, prepares new OFZ auction mechanism

29 Mar 2019

MOSCOW Russia wants to borrow more in the second quarter this year, and it plans to implement a new bond-offering mechanism and take advantage of growing global demand for its debt, a senior ministry official said.

Rouble gains on findings of U.S. report on Trump-Russia ties

25 Mar 2019

MOSCOW The Russian rouble strengthened on Monday to remain the world's best-performing currency year-to-date as it received a boost from details of a report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.

UPDATE 2-Russia holds key rate at 7.75 pct, says cuts possible in 2019

22 Mar 2019

* Next rate-setting meeting due on April 26 (Adds quotes, detail)

POLL-Russian central bank seen holding key rate at 7.75 pct on Friday

18 Mar 2019

* reuters://realtime/verb=Open/url=cpurl://apps.cp./Apps/cb-polls?RIC=RUCBIR%3DECI poll data

UPDATE 1-Russian lender TCS reports record net profit in 2018

12 Mar 2019

* TCS's GDRs jump on London Exchange (Adds detail, price reaction, analyst comment)

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