Yesterday ruble managed to firm its positions vs the currency basket, which closed at 35.31 RUR, which is 11 kopeks
below Friday level.
By the end of yesterday trade at the currency market, dollar/ruble pair lost 9 kopeks
and formed 31.36 RUR and the biacurrency basket rate reduced 10 kopeks
to35.42 RUR: despite the overall not quite good macrostats, ruble probably was supported by the oil prices yesterday that upped above 104 USD (Brent).
However, the rate of the biacurrency basket lost yesterday about 7 kopeks
(35.33 RUR) due to reduction of euro following the exchange indices of the European grounds.
Dollar/ruble closed at 30.93 RUR (CE32 kopeks
vs the previous close), and the currency basket closed at 35.23 RUR (CE29 kopeks
At that, the price of Brent traded a bit above 101 USD per barrel by close lost 36 kopeks
vs dollar (31.45 RUR) and 37 kopeks
vs the currency basket (35.76 RUR).
In its turn, on behalf of euro rate upping, the biacurrency basket managed to get stronger vs the domestic currency by 6 kopeks
to 35.20 RUR.
By the end of Wednesday, trade dollar/ruble pair closed at 30.88 RUR, which is 14 kopeks
below the previous close.
After yesterday's trade, dollar lost 30 kopeks
and closed at the level of 31.22 RUR.
At the domestic currency market, early this week ruble did not change significantly: it lost 2 kopeks
vs dollar and 8 kopeks
vs currency basket (31.08 RUR and 35.05 RUR respectively).