Russian stock indices down as trading ends on Moscow Exchange on Friday

TASS Russian News Agency | Feb 21, 2020 at 6:09 PM

MOSCOW, February 21. /TASS/. The Russian stock indices ended trading on Friday with a downward trend amid a negative external background.

The MOEX index fell 0.61% to 3,106.03 points, the RTS index wend down 0.72%, to 1,524.71 points, according to trading data.

As of 7:57 pm Moscow time, the dollar-to-ruble rate was 63.933 rubles. (-0.42%), euro exchange rate was 69.405 rubles. (+ 0.27%).

April futures for Brent crude on the ICE Stock Exchange in London fell 1.36% - to $ 58.24 per barrel.