Retreating oil price, momentarily recovering greenback send Russian equity, currency down

18.09.2020

The Russian rouble weakened on Thursday, hurt by falling oil prices and a strengthening dollar, as geopolitical risks continued to weigh on Russian assets.

At 0752 GMT, the rouble was 0.3% weaker against the dollar at 75.21 and had lost 0.1% to trade at 88.64 to the euro.

Brent crude oil, a...