The dollar was close to 60 rubles
Euro during trading on the Moscow exchange on Tuesday afternoon exceeded 70 rubles for the first time since August 30, the dollar was close to 60 rubles.
The Euro at 14:42 MSK made up 70.00 RUB./EUR1, adding 71,75 penny to the previous closing day. The dollar was trading at 59,71 rubles/$1, that is, of 35.5, plus a penny to the previous closing.
According to experts of “Interfax-CEA”, the marked decline of the ruble against the Euro and the dollar due to the weakening of investors ‘ interest in rouble assets and falling oil prices. Additional support to quotations of the Euro has the pair “Euro-dollar” in world currency market exceeded $1.17 for the first time since October 26.