the dollar and the Euro began trading on the Moscow stock exchange with a small growth. The rouble depreciated against the currency basket, according to the auction.
Trades on the dollar started at ETS in the range 64,18-64,27 RUB In the first minutes of trading the U.S. dollar exchange rate amounted to RUB 64,25, up by 5.25 pennies relative to the closing level of the previous trading session.
Meanwhile, the Euro was 69,33 RUB is 11.25 penny above the previous close.
the Value of the currency basket increased by 7.95 pennies to RUB 66,54
oil Prices remain under pressure due to growing concerns about the outbreak of coronavirus and its impact on demand for fuel.
the Cost of the April futures for Brent crude on London’s ICE Futures exchange at 10:01 MSK decreased by 1% to $58,74 per barrel.
the Price of contracts for oil WTI with delivery in April on the new York Mercantile exchange (NYMEX) fell 0.8% to $53,43 per barrel.