The ruble remained stable against the currency basket at the start of trading

Moscow. September 25. INTERFAX.RU – ollar United States increased, the Euro is reduced at the opening of trading on the Moscow exchange on Monday, the ruble is stable against the currency basket on the background of the decline of the Euro on the world currency market following the results of parliamentary elections in Germany, which turned out worse than expectations.

The first transactions in US dollar were in the range 57,52-57,61 rubles/$1, at the end of the first minute of trading, the rate was 57,56 RUB/$1 (+6.25 penny to the previous closing). The Euro dropped to a 68,57 rubles/EUR1 (-9 cents), the cost of the currency basket ($0.55 and EUR0,45) fell by only 0.6 kopecks relative to Friday’s closing level, before 62,52 of the ruble.

The dollar has been on a 9.02 a penny below the level of the current official exchange rate of Euro to of 50.37 penny.

According to experts of “Interfax-CEA”, the ruble is growing against the Euro and falls against the dollar, following the dynamics of the pair “Euro-dollar” on the world market after the parliamentary elections in Germany on Sunday. The party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has won, but with less convincing results than expected, complicating the task of forming a ruling coalition. The result of the CDU/CSU was the worst since 1949, the most unfortunate since the Second world war was the indicators of the social Democrats.

For Merkel, the task of forming a ruling coalition is now more difficult. The social Democrats, her coalition partners, officially announced that leave in opposition and does not intend to cooperate with the CDU/CSU. The only option in this situation is now for the conservatives ‘ Alliance with the Free Democrats and “green”.