At the meeting on April 29, the Central Bank decided to keep rates unchanged at 11%, says the majority — 22 out of 31 experts and analysts, interviewed by RBC. The Central Bank has set such a bet, on 31 July 2015 and based on the results of the last five meetings left her unchanged.
The main reason for the forecast — fiscal imbalances, experts say.
Fiscal risks about a week ago and said the first Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank Ksenia Yudaeva, who said, inter alia, that the failure relatively quickly to ensure that fiscal adjustment may lead to increased volatility in financial and currency markets and to the “new shocks for economic growth.”
According to the consensus forecast of RBC, mid-year (end of second half) the dollar will be worth 67,8 rubles, with the price of Brent to $41,75 per barrel. By the end of the year, economists expect the dollar to 66.8 rubles with the growth of oil prices to $47,6 per barrel.