The ruble is stable against the currency basket at the opening of trading

Moscow, February 3 – “News.Economy.” The dollar started trading on the Moscow stock exchange with weak growth, the Euro – with a slight decline. Rouble stable against the bi-currency basket, according to the auction.

Photos: Moscow exchange

Trades on the dollar started at ETS in the range 63,88-63,99 RUB In the first minutes of trading the U.S. dollar exchange rate amounted to RUB 63,94, up by 2.25 kopecks relative to the closing level of the previous trading session.

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the Value of the currency basket increased only by 0.45 kopecks to RUB 67,05

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