Trade concluded in the main trading mode T +, both in the main and in the evening session, will be settled on the same day (T+1).
The euro exchange rate went down by 0.62% to 85.9 rubles on the Moscow Exchange .
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), a top U.S. banking regulator, is scheduled to begin a civil trial on Monday for three former Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) & Co executives over their alleged roles in a scandal involving phony accounts at the San Francisco lender.
Euro fell by 0.52% to 86 rubles on the Moscow Exchange on Monday.
Japan’s stock investors have raised bets Taro Kono will become the country’s next prime minister, snatching up renewable energy and office technology shares that are expected to benefit under his economic policies.
The MOEX index rose by 0.26% to the level of 4,012.97 points, the RTS index added 0.17% and reached 1,728.23 points on Monday.
Japan stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Marine Transport, Banking and Shipbuilding sectors led shares higher.
India stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Banking, Consumer Durables and Carbon sectors led shares lower.
The dollar-to-ruble rate decreased by 0.25 kopecks compared to the closing level of previous trading session and amounted to 73,172 rubles at the opening of trading on the Moscow Exchange on Monday.
Momentum shifted last week from the bull side to the bear side on Wall Street.