The dollar exchange rate has exceeded 60 rubles for the first time since February

© Fotolia / egudin bills. Archival photoThe dollar exchange rate has exceeded 60 rubles for the first time since February© Fotolia / sergey_p

The Russian currency on the background of negative dynamics of the oil market passed the psychologically important level of 60 rubles to the dollar and the mark of 67 rubles against the Euro, updating the lows of February 2017 and December 2016, respectively, according to the auction.

The dollar calculations «tomorrow» at 10.29 GMT environment grew by 0.52 ruble — to 60.15 ruble, the Euro by 0.63 ruble to 66,97 rubles (previously it was up to 67,015 rubles), follows from the data of the Moscow exchange.

The price of oil will slide into the area of 45,5 USD per barrel of Brent crude remaining near the lowest level since November of 2016.

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