Finances

US dollar rate rises to 73.77 rubles on Moscow Exchange

12:07, 14 January 2021
US dollar rate rises to 73.77 rubles on Moscow Exchange Photo: Sergey Bulkin/NEWS.RU

The US dollar rate at the beginning of the trading session at the Moscow Exchange increased against the Russian ruble by 0.04 percent - to 73.77 rubles.


The euro exchange rate grew 0.03 percent to 89.63 rubles.

By 10:13 Moscow time, the US dollar was trading at 73.9 rubles (+0.2 percent), the euro grew to 89.76 rubles (+0.17 percent).

The RTS index reached 1,470.07 points (-1.12 percent), the Moscow Exchange index – 3,445.60 points (-0.71 percent).

China may become the world leader in oil refining in 2021, pushing the US, which dominated the market since the mid-19th century, to second place, Bloomberg reported earlier.