Rouble falters, remains world’s best performer


The Russian rouble weakened on Thursday, sliding towards 61 against the dollar as it lacked new momentum, while shares were mixed, with Sberbank shares shrugging off new sanctions and OZON depository receipts regaining ground after a sell-off.

At 0708 GMT, the rouble was 0.2% weaker against the dollar at 60.70 and...