The official exchange rates set by the Central Bank for the holidays and May 6, fell by almost a ruble.
Thus, the euro fell by 92.99 kopecks to 79.1189 rubles, the dollar fell by 96.31 kopecks to 72.7263 rubles.
The value of a dual-currency basket ($ 0.55 and € 0.45), calculated at official rates, decreased by 94.81 kopecks, amounting to 75.603 rubles.
At morning trading, the June futures for Brent crude oil rose by 6.27% to $ 25.75 per barrel.
Following the oil, the Russian stock market also increased growth. The ruble Mosbirzhi index jumped above 2700 points for the first time since April 9, the RTS index – up to 1167.2 points.