The ruble fell in line with the risk-off, but again was better than a number of EM-analogues

The ruble fell at the auction environment, and he played against had prevailed during the day negative dynamics of em-analogs because of the risk of expanding the global trade wars, but he again was not among the outsiders, this time after the announcement of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation intentions to hold by September of the market currency purchases.
To 17.45 GMT, the dollar/ruble calculations “tomorrow” was near 68,37, and the ruble is losing 0.4 percent from closing levels on Tuesday, after which the Russian currency has not changed to the dollar, compared to yesterday’s significant drop in the exchange….
Since the beginning of the day formed a trading range of 68.13-68.59 rubles per dollar, trading volume for less than eight hours exceeded $3 billion.