Dollar up 0.55% to 76.54 rubles, euro up 0.36% to 90.61 rubles as Monday trading kicks off

TASS Russian News Agency | Oct 26, 2020 at 8:20 AM

MOSCOW, October 26. /TASS/. The dollar-to-ruble rate rose by 0.55% to 76.54 rubles at the opening of trading on the Moscow Exchange on Monday. The euro-to-ruble rate added 0.36%, reaching 90.61 rubles. This is according to the trading data as of 10:00 Moscow time.

By 10:10 Moscow time, the dollar added 0.45% and amounted to 76.47 rubles, while the euro edged up 0.18% to 90.45 rubles.

The cost of a December Brent oil futures contract on the London ICE Exchange fell by 2.5% to $ 40.73 per barrel, the price of WTI crude oil decreased by 2.7% to $38.77 per barrel.