MOEX Russia, RTS indexes falling as trading day ended

TASS Russian News Agency | Aug 15, 2019 at 6:05 PM

MOSCOW, August 15. /TASS/. Russian market indexes ended the trading session on Wednesday with the downward trend. The MOEX Russia Index declined by 0.36% to 2,627.64 points by the close of business on the Moscow Exchange. The RTS index dropped 0.79% to 1,249.79 points.

Brent oil futures prices with settlement in October 2019 fell by 1.68% to $58.05 a barrel on the London-based ICE today.

The dollar rose by 0.28% against the ruble to 66.20 rubles. The euro decreased by 0.15% and climbed to 73.44 rubles.