UPDATE 1-Serbia's central bank keeps benchmark rate at 3.5 pct - statement
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
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By Ivana Sekularac
BELGRADE, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Serbia's central bank held its
benchmark interest rate at 3.5 percent on Thursday, erring on
the side of caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting next
week and taking into account the weakening of the dinar
Ten of 13 analysts and traders polled by Reuters this week
and last had said the central bank would leave the rate
unchanged. Three had forecast a 25 basis-poin ...