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Russian interest rate decision

On Oct 22, Reuters was four seconds ahead with the Russian central bank’s key interest rate decision, as the regulator hiked the rate by a more-than-expected 75 basis points. Reuters was also 44 seconds ahead with news the central bank held open prospects of further rate hikes at upcoming meetings.

Market Impact

The rouble leapt to its strongest level vs. the U.S. dollar since June 29, 2020, in the minutes after the higher-than-expected rate decision was announced.

Article Tags
Topics of Interest: Business & Finance
Type: Reuters News First
Sectors: FX & Fixed Income
Regions: Europe
Countries: Russia
Win Types: Exclusivity
Story Types: Exclusive / Scoop
Media Types: Text
Customer Impact: Important Regional Story
A Russian state flag flies over the Central Bank headquarters in Moscow, Russia March 29, 2021. A sign reads:
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