Russia’s RTS Index Extends Decline, Drops 21% From 2012 Peak

Russia’s dollar-denominated RTS Index extended declines, taking its drop from this year’s peak to more than 20 percent.

The gauge traded down 3.6 percent at 1,401.03 as of 6:26 p.m. in Moscow, a 21 percent slide from its 2012 intraday high reached on March 19.

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