Euro exchange rate down to 89 rubles on Moscow Exchange first since December 17, 2020

TASS Russian News Agency | Jan 14, 2021 at 3:43 PM

MOSCOW, January 14. /TASS/. The euro exchange rate slipped by 0.68% since its previous closure on Moscow Exchange on Thursday to 89 rubles for the first time since December 17, 2020, according to the trading data.

As of 5:11 pm Moscow time, the euro extended losses to 0.72% trading at 88.9625 rubles, while the dollar was down by 0.48% at 73.3925 rubles.

The price of futures contracts of Brent crude oil for March 2021 delivery is down by 1.03% at $55.48 per barrel on London's ICE, while the price of futures contracts of WTI crude oil is down by 0.72% at $52.58 per barrel.