Moscow Exchange Index at opening of trade down by 0.24%, RTS Index by 0.56%

TASS Russian News Agency | Jan 14, 2021 at 9:14 AM

MOSCOW, January 14. / TASS /. The Russian stock market opened with a decline in stock indices, as of 10:00 Moscow time, the Moscow Exchange index lost 0.24%, reaching 3461.83 points, the RTS index decreased by 0.56%, to 1478.41 points on Thursday.

By 10:17 Moscow time, the Moscow Exchange index was already down 051 % and was at 3452.57 points. The RTS index traded at the level of 1,467.75 points (-1.28%).

March futures for Brent oil on the London ICE exchange are down 0.14% to $ 55.98 per barrel. The price of WTI crude oil is at around $ 52.96 per barrel, which is in line with the level of the previous close.