Today’s trading on the Russian stock market began with falling indices in anticipation of new anti-Russian sanctions from the West due to Russia’s special operation in Ukraine, as well as against the backdrop of worsening external stock market conditions.
The Moscow Exchange Index fell by 2.4% in a minute of trading and amounted to 2599.01 points.
The RTS index by 10:01 Moscow time fell by 2.19% – to 982.79 points.
Oil is trying to rise in price after falling prices the day before.
Asian stock indicators are down today, following the dynamics of US indices, which fell yesterday by 0.8-2.3%.
European stock indexes ended trading on Tuesday in different directions.