The Euro exchange rate exceeded 80 percent for March 2016

MOSCOW, April 11. /TASS/. The dollar against the ruble at the opening of trading of the Moscow exchange increased in comparison with level of closing of the previous auction 1.74 rubles and amounted to 64,76 rubles, exceeding the level of 64 rubles for the first time since December 5, 2016.

As the findings of trading, the Euro at the opening of the rose against the ruble by 2.29 ruble to 80,14 rubles, thus exceeding 80 percent for March 2016.

As of 10:25 Moscow time the fall of the ruble has slowed down a bit. The dollar is about 64 rubles, Euro – 79.3 rubles.

The cost of the futures on Brent crude for delivery in June 2018 in the course of trading on the ICE exchange in London decreased by 0.6% to $70,61 per barrel.

Index Mosberg (formerly MICEX) decreased by 0.3%, to the level of 2168,31 points. The RTS index fell by 0.7% and reached 1083,59 points.