The dollar exchange rate on the Moscow Exchange exceeded 90 rubles, as evidenced by the graph published on the platform’s website. At the opening of trading, the value of the American currency was estimated at 89.95 rubles, but later it began to rise. By 07:46 Moscow time, the dollar exchange rate was fixed at 90.19 rubles.
The euro also rose sharply. According to the Moscow Exchange, at the opening of trading the value of the European Union currency was estimated at 97.53 rubles. Then it rose in price to 97.75 rubles, after which it fell to 97.72 rubles.
After 20 minutes, the European currency recovered and again began to be valued at 97.75 rubles. The yuan exchange rate increased slightly after the start of trading on the Moscow Exchange. Currently, its value is estimated at 12.53 rubles. The dollar-to euro exchange rate has not yet been established.
Financial market expert Dmitry Golubovsky previously said that in the second quarter of 2024, the dollar could rise sharply in price due to the recession in the United States. According to him, by the fall the value of the American currency could rise to 100 rubles. Assessing the current situation on the market, the specialist noted that the Central Bank of the Russian Federation managed to strengthen the ruble by introducing measures for the mandatory sale of foreign currency earnings.