Russian stocks, currency strengthen as markets catch no-politics mood

10.09.2019

The rouble firmed against the U.S. dollar on Monday, supported by rising oil prices and the first sign of a thaw in Russia’s ties with Ukraine.

At 0751 GMT, the rouble was 0.3% stronger against the dollar at 65.49, its highest since Aug. 23, and had gained 0.3% to trade at...