Russian rouble gains on weaker dollar, tax payments - Reuters
The Russian currency has also been supported this week by tax payments falling due. Russian exporters are converting a portion of their foreign currency revenues into roubles. Checking gains in the rouble, Brent crude oil, a global benchmark for Russia ...
Russian rouble extends gains, dollar falls below 59 roubles - Reuters
MOSCOW Jan 17 The Russian rouble extended gains on Tuesday afternoon, with the dollar falling below 59 roubles for the first time since July 2015. The rouble is enjoying support from higher oil prices as well as monthly tax payments that kicked off ...
Russian rouble steady, stocks mixed as oil flat - Nasdaq
MOSCOW, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble was stable in early trade on Monday and stocks were mixed as oil prices were flat and investors sized up whether Western sanctions against Russia could be eased in the foreseeable future. At 0730 GMT, the ...
Russia's rouble outperforms major currencies - Financial Times
“An excessive appreciation of the Russian currency may undermine the substantial competitiveness gained by Russian exporters since 2014,” he said. The rouble's appreciation is also at odds with the major sell-off in emerging market currencies triggered ...
Russian finmin says no need for strong rouble growth - Reuters
He also said a higher pension age would help to boost Russia's economic growth and that the government would study the issue of raising the retirement age this year. (Reporting by Andrei Ostroukh; writing by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Jack Stubbs) ...altro »
Russian rouble flat, stocks edge up on steady oil price - Reuters
MOSCOW The Russian rouble was flat in early trade on Wednesday reflecting market players' unwillingness to take new positions ahead of Russia's long New Year holidays. At 0727 GMT, the rouble was unchanged at 60.67 against the dollar and down ...
Russian wheat prices up on stronger rouble - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
Russian wheat prices rose slightly last week due to a stronger rouble after long New Year holidays in Russia, analysts said on Monday. Black Sea prices for Russian wheat with 12.5 percent protein content for January supply were $183 per tonne on a ...
Ruble hits 17-mth high to Russians' delight & Kremlin's chagrin - RT
The trend is not all good news for the economy, as it hurts Russian manufacturers and exporters, warns Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. "For our industry, which has already got used to the rate of 65 rubles for a dollar, further strengthening will lead ...altro »
Russian rouble recovers as crude oil prices stop falling - ETEnergyworld.com
MOSCOW: The Russian rouble rose early on Tuesday, mirroring moves in oil prices, which recovered following steep falls a day earlier. At 0730 GMT, the rouble was 0.4 percent stronger against the dollar at 59.86 and had gained 0.1 percent to trade at 63 ...altro »
Russia, including the rouble, tops 2017 emerging market bets - The Sydney Morning Herald
UBS Group says Russia's rouble will offer the best-carry trade opportunity in EMEA over the next 12 months, with a potential return of 26 per cent. Photo: AP. Within politically stable markets, investors are looking for cheaper valuations and an ...altro »