Bears dominate Russia’s currency, equity markets

28.07.2021

The Russian rouble eased on Tuesday, having lost support from peak month-end tax payments, while a slight decline in oil prices put pressure on Russian stock indexes.

At 0755 GMT, the rouble was 0.3% weaker against the dollar at 73.89 and was down 0.1% to trade at 87.01 versus the euro.

The rouble...