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Fitch has confirmed a rating of Russia

the International agency Fitch has confirmed both long-term, and short-term ratings of Russia. The forecast of analysts - « positive ».

- Acknowledgement of ratings of Russia with the positive forecast reflects exclusively strong state balance and potential of macrofinancial instability and inflation at the expense of higher flexibility of the rate of exchange, - the operating director of analytical group Fitch for sovereign ratings of the states of Europe, the Near East and Africa Ed Parker speaks. - Besides, were considered structural lacks and a delay with realisation of measures of toughening nalogovo - the budgetary policy that strengthens vulnerability of the country before considerable sharp changes of the prices for oil. A leah

On forces of Russia to improve credit ratings? Quite. For this purpose, as experts Fitch speak, inflation is necessary for reducing to 5 % a year and to support practice of a flexible policy concerning a rouble exchange rate. In increase of ratings can contribute and the reforms directed on improvement business - a climate, position of bank sector and quality of regulation. But, according to the message, the probability of an embodiment of such scenario in life is insignificant.