MOSCOW, 2 Jun — RIA Novosti, Dmitry Mayorov. In the evening the ruble rises against dollar and Euro on the background of increasing oil prices.

the dollar calculations “tomorrow” at 20.50 MSK decreased by 34 kopecks and reached 68,78 of the ruble, Euro — by 15 kopecks, to the level 76.8 ruble, follows from the data of the Moscow exchange. Earlier Tuesday, the dollar and the Euro has updated the lows of March 6.

the Main impetus came from the oil market. A barrel of Brent in the evening added 2.6%, to 39.3 per dollar.

Investors continue to assess the upcoming meeting of OPEC countries transactions+. According to media reports, the organization is considering to extend the current reduction of oil production on one-three months.

OPEC+ in April it agreed to reduce production at 9.7 million barrels per day in may-June 7.7 million in the second half of the year and 5.8 million next until the end of April 2022.

on Wednesday, the ruble will fluctuate within the range of 68.3−69.7 ruble per dollar, said Anton Pokatovich from the company “BCS Premier”.

“in view of the preparation of Russian companies dividend for the summer period we believe that the ruble may continue moderate strengthening. To vosprepyatstvovat this process may correction in oil prices, for example, in the absence of a compromise regarding the extension of the deal, OPEC, and the new turns of the trade confrontation between the US and China,” he added.

With the end of the twentieth century the world began to develop dynamically the market of so-called “paper oil”, i.e. futures contracts. By the middle of 1980-ies he often exceeded by the cost of the physical supplies, and today on the stock exchange the main volume is futures contracts.