“When we have in the Russian economy has revealed the crisis that we have seen in recent months, with the filing of, perhaps, some commentators had the topic of what the government or the Russian government generally recognizes the ability to use people’s savings to Finance expenditure, the budget deficit, which this year, for objective reasons, will increase,” – said Maximov. According to him, the Ministry of Finance the opportunity was not considered.

In April, the head of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina also ruled out a moratorium on the issuance of Bank deposits. She pointed out that it is impossible from the point of view of the law.

the Federal budget Deficit, according to the expectations of the Ministry of Finance in 2020 will not exceed 5% of GDP, said in early July, Deputy Finance Minister Vladimir Kolychev. The Bank of Russia did not rule out that he may reach 6% of GDP.