Bulls clutch rouble, Russian stocks shrugging off political, health concerns

06.12.2021

The Russian rouble steadied after touching a more than one-week high against the dollar on Friday, as uncertainty over Ukraine and the Omicron coronavirus variant weighed.

At 0801 GMT, the rouble was unchanged against the dollar at 73.66, after hitting its strongest mark since Nov. 22 of 73.52 earlier in the...