has fallen to a level that has not been reached since September 2009, while RTS is at its lowest point since August 2009.
Today, the MICEX
index will try to reach the level of 1450 points, after which you can start opening short shorts, because there will be overbought.
also plans to launch the first iteration of a dark pool before the end of the year, though this will more resemble a periodic auction - four times a day - within the order book and to begin with will be limited to the most liquid shares.
Trading would be conducted on the MICEX
floor -- the current venue for Russia s active currency trading.
Opened in 1992, MICEX
is the leading Russian stock exchange, consisting of shares and corporate bonds about 600 Russian companies with a total capitalization of nearly 24 trillion Rubles.
The merger, announced 2 February, will see MICEX
buy its smaller rival in a mostly paper deal.
board director and a member of the central bank board, Sergein Shvetsov, said, 'We are not yet at the point (of agreement) on price conditions.
com), a leading provider of FX trading solutions and services, and MICEX
-RTS, a leading Russian exchange, announced today that its customers can now access MICEX
Ruble liquidity via FX Cloud[TM].
Gazprom successfully placed two debut issues of exchange bonds (BO-19 and BO-20 series) with a 30-year maturity worth a total of RUB 30 billion at the MICEX
The ruble-denominated MICEX
Index stayed flat w-o-w, despite nearly 3% oil price decline, as the Russian currency fell by 3.
The executive told the agency that the fund was negotiating with other stockholders who are planning to offload their stakes and added that major foreign investors were also interested in buying MICEX
shares accounting for between 1% and 3% of its share capital.
The bank will accept bids for the bond until 23 March and will sell the bonds two days later on the MICEX