Russian indices MOEX, RTS down 0.18-0.48% by end of trading on Tuesday

TASS Russian News Agency | Jul 16, 2019 at 4:09 PM

MOSCOW, July 16. /TASS/. Russian stock indices MOEX and RTS showed a downward trend by the end of trading on the Moscow Stock Exchange on Tuesday. The MOEX index decreased by 0.18% to 2,751.43 points, the RTS index dropped by 0.48% to 1,379.8 points, according to the trading data.

As of 6:51 pm Moscow time, the dollar-to-ruble rate on the Moscow Stock Exchange rose by 0.25% to 62.828 rubles. The euro-to-ruble rate fell by 0.12% to 70.463 rubles.

The cost of futures for Brent crude with settlement in September 2019 rose by 0.72% to $66.64 per barrel on the ICE Exchange in London.