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Scandal and money: Americans and the British are buying up Russian debts


The demand for new Russian Eurobonds almost doubled the supply - 7 billion dollars against 4 billion dollars. In placement, a large proportion fell to investors from Britain and the US, despite the negative information background, the Finance Ministry said.

In anticipation of sanctions. How Americans can bring down the ruble


If investments in OFZ are under US sanctions, the Bank of Russia itself will start buying up Russia's national debt, analysts of Raiffeisenbank forecast. Why this measure and what other anti-crisis scenarios will the financial departments need?

Russian ruble convertibility may be limited during the crisis


Obligatory sale of foreign exchange earnings, purchase of currency with the permission of the authorities, a special account for certain operations: the right to impose such measures is requested by the government and the Central Bank of the Ministry of Finance.

The Russian authorities are short of 2 trillion rubles in 2017


Even the Russian Ministry of Finance cannot scrape together enough money for the military, road construction and special medicine. In 2019-2020, the government will need another 4 "extra" trillion rubles.

The best friends of diamonds


What is happening in the diamond mining giant "ALROSA".

Cash games


Why does the Ministry of Finance once again lure the citizens to by the federal loan bonds.

To Africa for diamonds: Alrosa might increase its stake in Angolan joint venture


The company wants to buy a stake of the Brazilian partners in Catoca and create a trading house, but the Ministry of Finance is in doubts.

Russia returned to the international debt market


Russia announced the placement of Eurobonds, organized by VTB Capital. Earlier the Ministry of Finance planned to postpone the placement due to the refusal of foreign banks to participate in it.

The problem of $20 billion: how Development Bank became a black hole


The resignation of Vladimir Dmitriev as head of VEB, reported by RBC sources, was probably due to the fact that he had performed his tasks "without informing about the risks". How did the corporation become a "cesspool" of bad debts?

Russian Energy Minister: Saudi Arabia destabilized the oil market


However, the energy minister Alexander Novak does not expect the fall in oil prices to $20-25 per barrel.

Poker with bankers: how Igor Zyuzin beat Mechel creditors


Sberbank, VTB and Gazprombank could not deprive the founder of Mechel of control over the company. Now Igor Zyuzin is closer than ever to defeating the creditors

Costly peninsula


How much will Russia pay for the annexation of the Crimea.