The RTS index is growing by more than 10% following the rise in the ruble

The RTS index is growing by more than 10% following the rise in the ruble


The Russian stock market on Friday is growing on the main indices on the background of a rebound in the ruble and oil prices mark Brent.

MOSCOW, 22 Jan. Dollar-denominated RTS index on Friday evening, jumped more than 10% amid rising oil prices and the ruble, follows from the data of the Moscow exchange.

The RTS index grew up to 18.36 GMT on 9,62% to 692,95 points (previously jumped up to 10,15% to 696,3 points), MICEX index — by 2.3%, to 1715,79 item.

The dollar calculations “tomorrow” by this time was down 4.53 to 78,1 rubles (earlier in the course of trading fell to 77.92 ruble).

The March futures for Brent crude oil is adjusted upward and secured above 31.5 USD per barrel.