Exchange rate of the Euro fell below 70 rubles. for the first time since the beginning of December


The Euro in evening trading currencies on the Moscow exchange for the first time in more than seven months has fallen below 70 rubles. At a minimum, the Euro fell to the level 69,95 RUB 83 kopecks below yesterday’s closing level.

In previous times cheaper 70 rubles, the Euro was worth on the Moscow stock exchange on 1 December 2015, when the rate fell to RUB 69,965

Simultaneously, the exchange rate of the dollar for the first time since mid-April 2016 fell below 63 rubles. At a minimum, the dollar fell to 62,8825 RUB 96,75 kopecks below the closing level of the previous trading session.

Strengthening of ruble happens against the backdrop of rising world oil prices corrected after yesterday’s fall of more than 4.5%. During today’s trading on the stock exchange ICE cost of a barrel of Brent crude oil rose to $47,42, which is 2.5% above the closing level of the previous trading session.

17.50 to the cost of a barrel of Brent on the ICE stood at $of 47.05, the dollar reached $ 62,965 Euro — 69,9975 RUB.