The surging Russian ruble has caught the Kremlin's attention - Business Insider
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin might discuss the strengthening ruble at the meeting with Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin. Meanwhile, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that the ...altro »
Russian rouble pauses after rally - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Feb 17 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble was little changed early on Friday, pausing after a recent rally to an eighteen-month high came to an end. The rouble has risen strongly in February, fuelled by appetite for high-yielding Russian assets and ...
Russian rouble steady after hitting strongest levels since mid-2015 - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Feb 16 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble was little changed in early trade on Thursday, a day after it hit its strongest level since mid-2015. Supported by steady oil prices of $55.70 per barrel, the rouble eased 0.1 percent to 57.31 by 0748 GMT.
Russian rouble rallies as investors parse US sanctions news - Financial Times
The changes in the sanctions appeared to re-authorised certain technology exports to Russia's Federal Security Service. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the order from the Treasury department was “not easing sanctions”, throwing some ...
Russian rouble extends rally to set new 1.5-year high - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Feb 15 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble strengthened for a sixth straight day on Wednesday, hitting a new one and a half-year high. The rouble was supported by the start of the end-of-month tax period during which exporters sell dollars, hawkish ...
Russian rouble extends gains into fifth day - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Feb 14 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble gained on Tuesday, rising for a fifth day in a row against the dollar. At 0734 GMT, the rouble was 0.5 percent stronger against the dollar at 57.71 <RUBUTSTN=MCX> and had gained 0.3 percent to trade at ...
Rouble rises thanks to oil prices, month-end taxes - Nasdaq
Russian companies prefer to convert foreign currency revenues into roubles to meet local tax liabilities ahead of Russia's long weekend: the market will be closed on Thursday and is expected to show only limited activity on Friday. "This short trading ...altro »
Russian rouble hits strongest level since July 2015 - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Feb 13 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble hit its strongest level against the dollar since July 2015 early on Monday. At 0745 GMT, the rouble was 0.3 percent stronger against the dollar at 58.05 <RUBUTSTN=MCX> and had gained 0.3 percent to trade ...
Russian economy minister says discussed rouble with Putin - agency - Reuters
MOSCOW Feb 17 Russia's Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin said on Friday he had discussed a recent sharp strengthening of the rouble currency with President Vladimir Putin, TASS news agency reported. Oreshkin said the rouble's rally this week to one ...altro »
Emerging stocks, Russian rouble hit 19-mth highs - Zawya
A board showing the currency exchange rates of the U.S. dollar and the Euro against the rouble is on display in Moscow, Russia, January 22, 2016. The rouble maintained its slide through record lows on January 21, threatening more hardship for ordinary ...