Say oil, say cash: Russian rouble peaks as stock retreats

12.06.2019

The Russian rouble strengthened to a two-week high against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, boosted by growing risk appetite and rising oil prices.

Tuesday's trading is likely to remain light before Russia's state holiday on Wednesday.

The rouble gained 0.4% to 64.53 versus the dollar after briefly touching 64.47, a level last...