Rouble continues to score on high state bond yields, higher oil price

14.03.2019

The Russian rouble briefly hit a two-week high on Wednesday, helped by foreign interest in the country’s treasury bonds and higher oil prices.

At 0720 GMT, the rouble was stable against the dollar at 65.59 after touching its strongest level since Feb. 27 of 65.53. It traded at 74.01 versus the...