The Chairman of the Central Bank Torshin left post

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in photobacteria Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Alexander Torshin. Archival photoThe Chairman of the Central Bank Torshin left post© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The Chairman of Bank of Russia Alexander Torshin is leaving his post in connection with the retirement, stated in the message controller.

«State Secretary — Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia Torshin Alexander porfiryevich leaves his post in connection with retirement», — stated in the message.

Torshin from 1999 to 2001 was Secretary of state – Deputy General Director of state Corporation «Agency for restructuring of credit organizations». Then, from 2001 to 2015 years was a member of the Federation Council, in 2002 he was elected Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council, first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council.

In January 2015 he was appointed state Secretary-Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.

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