New Cold War shivers make Russia’s stock, currency continue to retreat

14.05.2019

The Russian rouble slipped against the U.S. dollar on Monday as emerging market currencies suffered after an escalation in the trade war between the United States and China.

At 0720 GMT, the rouble was 0.5% weaker against the dollar at 65.40 and had lost 0.4% to trade at 73.46 versus the...