Russian currency ruble and stock exchange index dropped in morning trading August 22, UNIAN.
The dollar rate increased by 30 copecks and amounted to 64,20 rubles, according to the Moscow stock exchange.
The euro rose by 8 copecks and made 72,4 rubles.
Russian stock exchange market dropped as well.
The rate of the Moscow Monetray Stock Exchange dropped by 0,18% and made 1956,20 points.
Russian Trade System shrinked by 0,50% and dropped to 960,89.