RTS Index up 1.04% as main trading session opens on Friday to 1,532.71 points

TASS Russian News Agency | Jan 14, 2022 at 9:12 AM

MOSCOW, January 14. /TASS/. The dollar-denominated RTS Index added 1.04% to 1,532.71 points as Friday trading opened, while the ruble-denominated MOEX Index gained 0.92% to 3,708.65 points at the beginning of the main trading session, according to the trading data as of 10:00 am Moscow time.

As of 10:14 am, the RTS Index was up by 1.57% at 1,540.77 points, while the MOEX Index was up by 0.93% at 3,708.77 points.

The price of futures contracts of Brent crude oil for March delivery was up by 0.39% at $84.8 per barrel on London's ICE, while the price of WTI crude oil futures was up by 0.13% trading at $82.23 per barrel.