Central Bank raises key rate to 8.5%

The Central Bank has raised the rate director at 8, 5%

The regulator increases the rate for the seventh time in a row.

The Central Bank of the Russian Federation has raised its key rate for the seventh time in a row.

As a result, the stage has been tightened to 8.5% per year.

The indicator has returned to the level of September-October 2017.

According to the regulator's press release, further rate hikes cannot be ruled out.

According to the department, the current policy affects the reduction of inflation and its return to level 4 ;.

In addition, this measure aims to strengthen the ruble.

Against the backdrop of accelerating inflation, many experts expected such a move from the Bank of Russia, writes RIA Novosti.

Earlier, TopNews wrote that the dollar and euro collapsed after raising the policy rate.

At the same time, the head of the regulator Elvina Nabiullina wore a brooch with arrows and a bow to the press conference.

Источник topnews.ru

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