MOEX index drops below 3,700 points, first time since December 24

TASS Russian News Agency | Jan 13, 2022 at 5:23 PM

MOSCOW, January 13. /TASS/. The MOEX Index decreased by 3.44% in the course of trading on the Moscow Exchange to 3,698.07 points, according to the data as of 06:14 pm Moscow time.

The last time the MOEX Index fell below 3,700 points on December 24, 2021.

By 06:25 Moscow time, the MOEX index declined by 3.62% to 3,691.4 points.

The RTS index fell by 5.8% to 1,519.2 points.

Meanwhile, the dollar-to-ruble rate rose by 2.29% to 76.4175 rubles, the euro rate added 2.46% to 87.605 rubles.