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the exchange rate of the dollar against the ruble on the Moscow stock exchange rose 0.15% to level of closing of the previous auction, reports RT.
According to 11:20, the American currency cost of 64.01 of the ruble. 11:27 the dollar continued to rise, amounting to 64.06 per ruble, which is 14 cents higher than the close of the previous session.
the Level above the 64 rubles per dollar for the first time reached from 4 December 2019.
the Euro rose six cents to $ 70.94 ruble.
Earlier, the economist said about his forecast of the ruble, which can be 200 rubles per dollar. Later, however, the expert explained his statement as a rhetorical example, not a real prediction.
He also added that journalists had distorted his words. The meaning of the phrase was to “brand a rhetorical example,” to demonstrate the impact of devaluation expectations on investors ‘ activity.
the Expert commented on the depreciation of the ruble, the Dollar rose above 62 rubles for the first time since January 6