The Russian ruble has updated two-year low

Курс российского рубля обновил двухлетний минимум

Trading on the stock exchange in Moscow began with the fall of the ruble

Trading on the Moscow stock exchange began with the sharp fall of the ruble, but then the Russian currency played a few positions.

Trading on the Moscow exchange on Friday, August 10, began with the severe weakening of the Russian ruble: United States dollar for the first time since August 3, 2016 broke the mark of 67 rubles, according to News.

In the first minutes of trading the U.S. dollar exchange rate amounted to 67,04 rubles, up 39 cents relative to the closing level of the previous trading session.

At the moment in the cash market in Moscow dollar average is 66,85 rubles.

At the same time, the Euro at the morning auctions was 76.89 billion, up 5.75 cents below the previous close. Thus, the Euro fell against the dollar to the lowest level since July of 2017.

We will remind, the Russian ruble is under pressure amid the threat of tougher sanctions against Russia from the United States. However, the government of the Russian Federation, the depreciation of the ruble against the dollar is associated not only with sanctions but also with the situation on the world markets.

Meanwhile in Ukraine rose nalichnye the dollar and the Euro.

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