Russia hold the G20 presidency for 2013
The G20 Finance Ministers' and Central Bank Governors' Deputies Meeting takes place, in a two day summit held in the Central Exhibition Hall Manezh.
It is the first meeting at the level of finance ministers and central bank governors since Russia assumed the presidency of the G20 for 2013.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that the agenda during the country's presidency "includes issues of investment and economic growth against the background of instability and economic turbulence."
Siluanov also stressed the importance of public debt management in the Russian agenda, with a focus on "improving and activating the 10-year-old World Bank and IMF debt management recommendations."