Russian government reshuffle launches Russian stock market to new recordChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 17, 2020
The appointment of a new prime minister has boosted the Russian stock market to new record highs today.
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It was up 0.2 percent against the US dollar at 61.39 rubles, while gaining slightly on the euro at 68.29 rubles.The stock market posted solid gains at the beginning of the trading session.
The dollar-denominated RTS index added more than one percent, reaching 1,635.58 points, while the ruble-based MOEX Russia Index rose to 3,189.24 points. ■