The dollar at year lows against the ruble

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The pair dollar/ruble began trading Monday update annual lows, the result falling to lows from mid-2015. However, quite quickly investors took a pessimistic mood-related statements on the subject of sanctions of the Ministry of Finance of the USA Stephen Mnuchin. Besides, in the second half of trading in the new fed Chairman Jerome Powell also made it clear that he would continue the policy of Janet Yellen. In the end, by the close of trading Tuesday, the pair USD/RUB rose by 0.57 of the ruble – to 56.28 ruble EUR/RUB 0.28 rubles, to 68.85 ruble, according to data Libertex.
Us stocks fell after the statements of Powell a decline in the range of 1.16 to 1.27%, according Libertex.
Negative background in the morning is not in favor of the ruble. The pair USD/RUB will attempt to return to the level of 57 rubles. EUR/RUB protorguetsya in the area of 67,6 69,8 ruble.
Ivan Marchena,
Forex Club