MOEX, RTS indices down 0.21%, 0.5% as trading kicks off on Moscow Exchange

TASS Russian News Agency | Jul 7, 2020 at 9:31 AM

MOSCOW, July 7. /TASS/. Russian stock indices declined as trading on the Moscow Exchange opened on Tuesday.

By 10:16 Moscow time, the MOEX index was down 0.43% to 2,823.02 points, the RTS was trading at 1,234 points (-1.05%).

The cost of a September futures of Brent crude oil on the ICE exchange in London is getting 1.09% cheaper, to $42.63 per barrel. WTI crude oil declined 1.18% and was trading at $40.15 per barrel.