The Euro on the Moscow stock exchange exceeded 72 ruble

MOSCOW, November 13. The Euro against the ruble on the Moscow stock exchange at the opening of trading on Friday increased compared with the close of the previous trading at 30 cents and exceeded 72 ruble.

The dollar is at the level of 66,8 cents (up 0.2%).

The MICEX index fell 0.1% to 1737,66 item.

On Thursday, the dollar rose by 78 cents, surpassing the mark 66 rubles for the first time since 2 October, the Euro gained 70 cents, surpassing the mark of 70 rubles for the first time since October 30. Commenting on the fall of the ruble, analysts say that the reason was the decline in oil prices.

We will remind, on Thursday the price of a futures contract with delivery in December for oil grade Brent on London exchange ICE fell by 1.4% to 45,18 USD per barrel – the lowest level since August 26.