MOEX index down 0.09%, RTS index down 0.27%

TASS Russian News Agency | Feb 20, 2021 at 8:56 AM

MOSCOW, February 20. /TASS/. The MOEX index lost 0.09% and reached 3,454.43 points, the RTS index decreased by 0.27% to 1,468.35 points.

By 10:24 Moscow time, indices accelerated their decline. Thus, the MOEX index was at the level of 3,440.72 points (-0.49%), the RTS index decreased by 0.43% to 1,466 points.

The price of the April futures contract for Brent crude oil on London's ICE fell by 1.6% to $62.91 per barrel. WTI crude oil fell by 2.5% to $59.01 per barrel.