MOSCOW, 31 Jul - RIA Novosti/Prime, Dmitry Mayorov. The ruble against the dollar and the Euro in the evening actively declined, reflecting the weak market dynamics of oil and lowering the key rate of the CBR.
The dollar calculations "tomorrow" to 21. 00 MSK increased by 1, 63 roubles to 61, 38, 2, 31 ruble - to 67, 60 ruble, follows from the data of capital exchange. So, the ruble exchange Rate for the day down 2, 7-3, 6% to these currencies.
The ruble against the currency basket during the trading session on Friday traded in the red, reflecting weak market dynamics of oil and the decisions of the Central Bank of Russia key rate.
Thus, concerns that OPEC will continue to deliver the current amount of oil on the market, fighting for the retention of its share contributed to the reduction in the price of Brent in the area 52, 5 dollars per barrel - the lowest level since March-April.
Additional pressure in the middle of the day, the ruble has received from the decision of the CBR to cut the interest rate to 11% per annum with eleven. 5% per annum.
Psychologically negative for the currency market became fresh punishment of the USA against Russian citizens and organizations, entered the second day after Russia vetoed the initiative of establishing an international Tribunal for connection to justice those responsible for the death of the Malaysian airliner MH17 over the South-East of Ukraine.
in these circumstances, the dollar rose today above 61 ruble and Euro - almost to 68 rubles - highs from March.
reduction of rates and the rhetoric of the Central Bank, leaving the possibility For further easing of interest rate policy disfavoring of the ruble, says Yuri Kravchenko from IK " Veles Capital ".
"in addition, at the beginning of the month it is expected the traditional inflow of ruble liquidity in the banking system, which will also put pressure on the domestic currency. In the end, at the beginning of the upcoming week the us dollar may consolidate above 61 rubles, and then get to 62 rubles ", - he said.
Brent oil near $ 52, 50 dollar seems to have found support three times over the past week, asset attempted to pass over it and they all ended in failure, says Irina Rogova from Forex Club.
"in the upcoming week factor expectations reduce consumption of China and the Eurozone are likely to retreat into the background. In General, everything is already built into the price. We can assume that the quotations of "black gold" will try to return to the level of $ 55. Oil at $ 50 per barrel is unlikely arranges most of the manufacturers. Thus, the rouble was looking forward on oil products, " she concluded.