The official Euro for the first six months fell below 72 rubles.


The official Euro exchange rate dropped by 98 kopecks 23 June 2016 it is set CBR level 71,8082 RUB So cheap the Euro was not worth more than six months, from 4 December 2015. Simultaneously, the Central Bank lowered the official rate of the dollar by 46 kopecks to RUB 63,7162

In the course of currency trading on the Moscow stock exchange on 21 June, the Euro for the first time since the beginning of December 2015 fell below 72 rubles., and on Wednesday morning continued to fall, dropping to 71,5425 RUB the dollar has declined to the level of 63,49 RUB.

However, less than after the start of trading courses both currencies came out in the green zone and continued to grow. The maximum dollar rose to 64,115 RUB and Euro — RUB to 72,2675

Currency fluctuations happen on a background of weak growth in world oil prices. In the course of trading on the stock exchange ICE cost of a barrel of Brent crude oil held steady above $51.

According to the Deputy chief of analytical management of Bank “Zenith” Vladimir Evstifeeva, the growth rate of the ruble is connected with active sale of currency proceeds of Russian exporters, but the potential of such a building “seems limited and any increased risk in foreign markets and the decline in sales of foreign currency earnings can quickly return the dollar above the level of 65 rubles.

To 12.50 GMT the dollar on the Moscow stock exchange amounted to of 64.01 Euro – 72,2125 RUB.