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The ruble fell against the dollar to the lowest level since the beginning of the fall of 2019. Per U.S. dollar as of 17:35 give 66,21 of the ruble, according to data exchange.
The fall continued for the last few days amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus. Since the beginning of the week the dollar had risen on two roubles. The Euro reached 72.57 rubles, an increase during the day, almost two percent.
At the time of writing the index Mosberg fell to 2.92 percent and dropped to 2 929,57 points and the RTS index — by 4.58 percent, up 1 394 points.
Fall and the American stock exchange. S&P 500 since the start of trading lost 2.4%, the Dow Jones index is 2.19 percent and the NASDAQ Composite — 2.73 percent. The fall continued for a week, from February 20, zeroing the entire record growth since the beginning of the year. While the Dow Jones has fallen to the level of October last year.
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