Russian stocks, currency ride high on new interest rate cut speculations

08.11.2019

The Russian rouble strengthened on Thursday, after the head of the central bank said there is room for further easing of monetary policy, suggesting another interest rate cut is possible.

At 0811 GMT, the rouble was 0.2% stronger against the dollar at 63.73 and had gained 0.2% to trade at 70.56...