“The RTS index has risen to 1,200 points for the first time in 2014

– The RTS index, one of the main Russian stock indicators, in the afternoon on Thursday has risen to 1,200 points for the first time in 2014 against the background of the global rise of stock markets and oil, as well as the strengthening of the ruble.

13:23 Moscow time the RTS index amounted to 1200 points (+1.4 percent), high session – 1200,51 points – a peak since September 2014.

Index Masuri by this time increased to 2177,22 points (+1.1 percent), the dollar has dropped to 57.15 ruble (-0,07 rubles).

The leaders of growth are ruble-denominated shares of Raspadskaya (+4,8% to 95.8 per rouble), reached the highest since April 2012, and papers “Rosneft” (+2,7%), Gazprom (+2,7%), “Aeroflot” (+2,4%), Norilsk Nickel (+2.2%) and reached historical highs shares of Sberbank (+1.9% to 236,18 rubles).

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