Russia’s Micex to Extend Ruble Evening Trading by End of 2012

Russia’s Micex-RTS Exchange plans to introduce an evening currency-trading session by the end of this year, Lev Bystrov, the exchange’s spokesman, said by e-mail.

The currency market committee of Russia’s benchmark exchange recommended introducing an evening session from 7 p.m. to 11:50 p.m. Moscow time, according to a statement on the exchange’s website today.

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