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News // Markets & Stocks

Unforgettable Month for Commodity Markets

October proved an unforgettable month for commodity market investors for all the wrong reasons as mounting fears that the global economy was heading for recession generated widespread selling and unprecedented levels of volatility
03 November 2008 , 10:18Jo Amey9420

Will Halting Trade Help?

Trading on Russian stock exchanges has been halted Friday, and starts again only today. But the traders think that a longer break is necessary
28 October 2008 , 10:03Ksenia Kochneva11100

RTS and MICEX To Unite?

Current and future partnership between Russian main stock exchanges - the Russian Trading System and the Moscow International Currency Exchange - may result in their consolidation
22 October 2008 , 08:36Ksenia Kochneva10740

RTS and MICEX Revival

Russian stocks move higher as Government starts buying
20 October 2008 , 15:17Ksenia Kochneva10660

Russian Government Invest in Securities

Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin announced Friday that the state would invest $6.7 billion from the National Welfare Fund into Russian shares
20 October 2008 , 10:26Kochneva Ksenia7660

Russian Financial Institutions Downgraded by S&P

Ratings agency cut the outlook for 13 Russian financial institutions, including Troika Dialog and Alfa Bank, from stable to negative
15 October 2008 , 09:50Ksenia Kochneva9070

TGK-4 Buyout Offer Revoked by Onexim

As Russian newspaper The Moscow Times reported TGK-4 fell 30.2 percent on the MICEX on Monday after Mikhail Prokhorov's Onexim holding company ended an offer to buy the shares that it does not already own
14 October 2008 , 08:32Ksenia Kochneva14280

Russian Stocks Move To London

Russian RTC and MICEX after falling 11.25-14.35 percent have been closed and trading in Russian stock has been moved to London
10 October 2008 , 10:41Ksenia Kochneva10520

U.S. Stock Market Losses Equal to the Bush's Bailout Package

$700 billion wiped off U.S. stock market in single session
08 October 2008 , 10:49Ksenia Kochneva10210

The Dollar is above 26 Rubles

The Central Bank of Russia has set the official exchange rate of the dollar for October 7 at 26.1784 rubles, up almost 29 kopecks since the last rate was set and above 26 rubles for the first time this year.
07 October 2008 , 08:38Ksenia Kochneva10210

Ruble is Low Due to Russian Companies' Debts

The currency weakened to 25.99 versus the dollar, the lowest level since June 2007
03 October 2008 , 09:3910630

Staff Shuffle At MICEX UPDATE

Korishchenko's nomination to replace outgoing president Alexander Potyomkin confirmed on Monday
30 September 2008 , 09:07Ksenia Kochneva6940

Staff Shuffle at MICEX

Central Bank Deputy Chairman Konstantin Korishchenko will replace current MICEX president Alexander Potyomkin
30 September 2008 , 08:00Ksenia Kochneva7630

U.S. CFTC Trace Oil Prices Jump Reasons

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission intends to investigate on the causes of the oil prices jump that happened on NYMEX Monday
23 September 2008 , 10:03Ksenia Kochneva13590

Government Help Changes Stock Market Situation

After government support from President Dmitry Medvedev for distressed stocks and a promise of tax cuts, RTS and MICEX have rebound
22 September 2008 , 08:59Ksenia Kochneva7300

Russia's stock markets resume trading

The situation is nervous, but the perspectives are not that bad
19 September 2008 , 10:52Ksenia Kochneva7720

MICEX and RTS trading halted

The Federal Financial Markets Service ordered a halt after a decline on the RTS exchange
17 September 2008 , 12:30Ksenia Kochneva7790

History Repeating Itself

Charles Drace of Socrates Fund Management claims investors should look at historic patterns and the longer term when deciding on their strategy
15 September 2008 , 12:23Jo Amey6360

Oil prices bounded above $103 a barrel

Hurricane Ike and Opec's surprise output cut was the reason for oil to rally again
11 September 2008 , 11:447480

Tokyo Stocks Gained On Crude Prices

Tokyo stocks opened higher Wednesday as global crude prices reached a five-month low
04 September 2008 , 09:2710690