The ruble strengthened against the dollar and the Euro at the opening of trading

the dollar and the Euro started trading on the Moscow stock exchange decline. The ruble strengthened against the currency basket, according to the auction.

Trades on the dollar started at ETS in the range 63,34-63,46 RUB In the first minutes of trading the U.S. dollar exchange rate amounted to 63.4 rubles, dropping by 16.25 penny concerning level of closing of the previous trading session.

Meanwhile, the Euro was 68,7 rubles 19 kopecks below the previous close.

the Value of the currency basket decreased by 17.49 penny to 65.79 RUB.

oil Prices change slightly on Monday amid concerns about the impact of the outbreak of coronavirus and expectations for production cuts from the OPEC+.

the Cost of the April futures for Brent crude on London’s ICE Futures exchange at 10:01 Moscow time has decreased on 0,03% and was $57.3 per barrel.

the Price of contracts for oil WTI with delivery in April on the new York Mercantile exchange (NYMEX) rose 0.2% to $52.4 per barrel.